Robin comes to Open Arms Link as a former Registered Nurse with over 30 years of experience.
She began at the age of 18, as a LPN, and worked her way through nursing school. She received her Bachelors of Nursing from Madonna University in Livonia, Michigan, in 1990. Her journey in nursing included being a Certified Trauma Nurse and an educator. She has worked in several different Trauma Centers including Sparrow, McLaren and St Joseph. Robin also spent 9 years at University of Michigan Emergency Department as a charge nurse, nurse preceptor and an ACLS instructor.
After becoming an expert Trauma Nurse Robin began to focus on her professional aspirations in management. She has a passion for helping those in need to live their best lives by helping them reach the goals they set for themselves. She spent some time as Director of Nursing at a long term care facility and eventually moved into management in home care. Robin’s experience in home care includes Regional Management for Senior Home Care Solutions, a home care company that provides direct care services to residents living in retirement homes. Robin is also a Certified Peer Recovery Coach in which she has spent time advocating and working for those who need assistance in mental health and substance use disorder. All of Robin’s experience makes her an excellent resource for Open Arms Link, Operations Manager.