Emily McGinnity joined the Dear Jack Foundation in June of 2018 as a Regional Program Manager for the greater LA area. Although originally from MN – she recently relocated to California in 2017. Graduating from Anoka Ramsey College in MN with an AA and AAS degree in Nursing, she has been a nurse for 10 years now. She has also spent 8 years serving her country part time as a member of the Army National Guard. Emily is an experienced float pool nurse, rotating to many hospital medical/surgical floors including oncology, and also possesses a strong psychiatric nursing background as well.
Her passions lie within music, travel, the outdoors, and fitness. You will often find her and her husband, Micah, enjoying the beach on their surfboards and traveling to find the perfect wave! Emily firmly believes that the overall health of the patients she takes care of comes from many more aspects than just the physical being. It is the emotional, spiritual, and humanly connections that also encompass and affect ones health outcomes.