Rasheda Persinger (Adams), is a board certified Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner. She completed her baccalaureate degree in nursing at Syracuse University in 2003. In 2013 she graduated from The Catholic University of America with a Masters degree in Nursing. She has worked in both cancer research and direct patient care for over 10 years. In addition, she has worked primary care urgent center over the last 2 years serving the underserved and underinsured on an as needed basis.