After graduating with a BA in English from Princeton University, Courtny earned her BSN from Florida Atlantic University’s Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing. She currently holds licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of New York, and works at a major New York City hospital. Her interests include holistic wellness, LGBTQ+ populations, narrative medicine, and mental health.



Registered Nurse
Bachelors of Science in Nursing

RN Experience

Dec 2016 - Present



  • Former New York City Anti-Violence Project suicide and domestic violence crisis counselor

  • 2 years experience as a Social Psychology research assistant at Columbia University 

  • Post-Graduate Center for Mental Health: trainings in trauma, HIV, incarcerated parents

  • Self care and wellness website The Balance Checklist