Mariah Swinker, RN, BSN, is the Trauma Nurse Coordinator at Lake Regional Health System, a Missouri State designated Level III Trauma Center. Mariah completed her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Mariah’s fifteen year clinical background includes time as a pre-hospital provider, emergency department and trauma clinician, along with an extensive time spent in medical, surgical, and cardio-thoracic critical care settings. Mariah is both a B-Con instructor and a TNCC instructor elect. Since 2017, she has been managing the day-to-day operations of the trauma program and educating other clinicians and the community on topics such as best practice trauma care and injury prevention. Mariah and her husband Michael reside at The Lake of the Ozarks in central Missouri.