Rayne Lowder NP-C, APRN, Post Cert-MSN, earned her Master of Science in Nursing as Nurse Educator and then a Post Master Certificate of Family Nurse Practitioner from Grambling. She is nationally certified as a family nurse practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Northeast Louisiana University (now ULM). She has over 10 years of experience as a surgery intensive care RN specializing in the care of critical ill / surgery and trauma patients. She also served as an Assistant Professor for the School of Nursing at ULM for 5 years. Rayne is a member of the Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners (LANP), American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) and the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN).