Mary F. Mitchell, APRN, MSN-AGACNP-BC earned her Associate of Applied Science in Nursing at the University of Texas-Brownsville and began working at Valley Baptist Medical Center in 2012 as a registered nurse. While working as a registered nurse in the adult Neuro/Trauma ICU, CCU, and MICU, Mary earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Louisiana-Lafayette in 2015 and her Master of Science in Nursing-Advanced Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner at the University of Texas-El Paso in 2019, where she became a member of Sigma Theta Tau. Mary has extensive experience working with adult cardiology patients at VBMC including working in PCCU, cath lab, and the adult ICUs. She began practicing as an AGACNP in 2020 with Cardiology and Pulmonary services and joined the South Heart Clinic full time in 2021. Mary was born and raised in Harlingen and is honored to provide a such a vital service to the people of her community.