Originally from Jacksonville, Florida, Arlinda comes to CHCA with a wealth of nursing experience. She is a board-certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner who recently earned her Master of Science in Nursing from Stony Brook University. As a Registered Nurse at SUNY Upstate, she worked in the pediatric intensive care unit as well as on the critical care air and ground transport team. Prior to moving to New York State, she attended the University of North Florida where she obtained two Bachelor of Science degrees in Nursing and Exercise Science. Arlinda lives in Manlius with her wife, son, and two rambunctious pups. She is excited to join the CHCA family and to provide excellent care for those in the community.