Ilene joined the STI Team in October 2014 and is following her passion for teaching patient focused quality healthcare. Ilene is a graduate of Laboure College with an ASN. She is also a graduate of the Quincy College LPN Nursing Program. In addition, she received training as a Paramedic through Cape Cod Community College. Ilene also served proudly in the United States Army National Guard for 14 years. In addition Ilene has extensive experience in both the Hospital and Pre-Hospital patient care areas. This 25 years of patient care experience brings a unique prospective to students entering the allied health careers field. Ilene has been teaching in the Allied Health field since 2009 and enjoys sharing her knowledge and experience with students. Ilene is the mother/wife of two amazing daughters and husband. She resides on the South Shore with several pets. She enjoys camping, traveling and the beach with her family.