Gayle joined the team at CRSC over 14 years ago, originally serving as a Clinical Team Leader. Now, as Peri-Procedural Director, she oversees the Pre-op, Post-op, and Endoscopy Services at CRSC. Gayle received her nursing degree at Calvin College and Blodgett Memorial Medical Center in Grand Rapids, MI, and completed her BSN degree through Spring Arbor University. Her background includes substantial experience in the OR, pediatric/adult critical care, and the recovery room. She earned her certification in Ambulatory Perianesthesia nursing in 2008 and remains an active member with the American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses (ASPAN). She is active in the development of the perianesthesia certification exams through her participation in the Item Writing Review and Exam Review Committees, as well a member of the Leader Resource Team for the American Board of PeriAnesthesia Nursing Certification (ABPANC). Additionally, she is committed to bringing high quality care to our patients through her focus on the patient experience and safety throughout our organization.