Degrees and Certifications:
BSN - Lenoir-Rhyne College National Certified School Nurse
Mrs. Sides grew up in Hickory, NC, attended Guilford College, UNC-Greensboro and graduated from Lenoir-Rhyne College School of Nursing. Her 30 years of nursing practice have involved working in areas of Cardiology at Frye Hospital, Public Health in Pitt and Burke Counties, Maternity and Women's Health, Employee Wellness Coordination, and in Dermatology. In 2006 she began work for Catawba County Public Health as a School Nurse serving high school and middle school age children. In 2014 she began working as a School Nurse for Caldwell County Schools. She finds the younger age elementary children delightful, challenging and very rewarding. Some of her favorite things to do for fun are hiking outdoors exploring new trails, kayaking on gentle rivers and spending time with her family.