Kellie Pennington Van Ree

Class of 2001

Current Address: Vinton, Iowa

What is your current job title? Or, what are you currently working on? Director of Clinical Services for LeadingAge Iowa

Share a special memory of your time at Vinton-Shellsburg? Loved Mr. Sagan’s A & P class when we had to develop a video on muscles!

Describe how your time at Vinton-Shellsburg has impacted your career/life in a positive way. The great science program V-S has laid out a base knowledge for College classes that were required for nursing.

What advice would you give students who are interested in going into a field similar? Healthcare is not always as difficult as it has been with COVID. The rewards from helping others are far greater than the stress.

Submitted: May 19, 2021