Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Honors, 2014 Norfolk State University, Norfolk, VA
Graduate: Master of Science in Nursing, Simmons University, Boston, MA, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society, Oct 2019
Deja is originally from New Jersey, but grew up in Virginia Beach. She had a life – long desire to be in the medical field and never imagined doing anything else. Having spent most of her career with Sentara in the Emergency Department and various ICUs, she enjoyed caring for the most complex patients. Deja completed graduate school at Simmons University and was a part of Sigma Theta Tau.
Studying abroad in South America ignited her passion for traveling. She also enjoys reading, eating out, working out and spending time with friends and family.