Audra Ibarra is an Arizona native who has lived throughout the state from Yuma to Tempe and now resides in Gilbert. She spent several years working in the insurance industry in a fast-paced, customer service driven career. It was in this position that Audra realized that she enjoyed helping people and decided to dedicate herself to a career in nursing. She received her nursing degree from Chandler-Gilbert Community College and began working as an RN at Banner Desert Medical Center in the Complex Medical Unit. During this time, Audra focused on her professional growth and completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing as well as Master of Science in Nursing, both from Northern Arizona University. She is a multiple Daisy Foundation award recipient and member of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses-Phoenix Chapter. Audra enjoys spending time with her husband, dog, and friends. She enjoys having an active lifestyle while being outdoors. Some activities that Audra enjoys are backpacking, camping, biking, and watching football.