Esther is the chief nursing officer at Allegheny Valley Hospital (AVH) and the Citizens School of Nursing. In addition to practicing as a staff nurse for 16 years, Esther has held many administrative positions including:
Esther received her BSN and MSN from Waynesburg University, where she completed research projects and provided numerous presentations related to managing burns. She is a board-certified nurse executive of the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She also received the Cameos of Caring Award in Advance Practice, Administrative Focus, 2008 at the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing.
Esther serves as a board member of the Penn State New Kensington Advisory Board and RN-BSN Program. She is also a member of several professional organizations, including: