Desirae earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing at Rhode Island College. Since graduation she has worked in sub-acute rehabilitation, long term care, and a variety of community settings.
Desirae is pursuing a Master's degree in the Family Nurse Practitioner program and a Certificate in Nursing Education. As a graduate assistant she is working with undergraduate students in simulation. Her interests include working across the lifespan with patients in a primary care setting and patient simulated nursing education at all levels.