Maria Kenneally is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She graduated in 1996 with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL; in 2003 with her Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) focus in Family Practice from Concordia University in Mequon, WI; and in 2010, with her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) from Minnesota State University in Moorhead, MN. Maria has worked at a variety of family practice clinics, retail health and a medical clinic treating the uninsured and homeless. Additionally she spent 5.5 years as a Clinical Assistant Professor at Missouri State University, teaching in the graduate program for BSN to DNP students. She has presented at national nursing conferences, and has published a variety of evidence-based articles in nursing. Maria has been married since 1987 to Bryan. Together they have 3 grown children, and a grandson. In free time Maria enjoys quilting, walking, hiking, and spending time.