Certification Coach

CCI's Certification Coaches are volunteers dedicated to helping others achieve certification. Coaches offer guidance with everything from preparing for the exam, succeeding after a failed attempt, and other general questions about preparing and taking the exam.

If you are looking for additional guidance through the certification process, contact one of our many Coaches listed by state below.

Dr. Troy B

Doctorate of Ministry of Christian Counseling Psychology, Ph.D in Chaplaincy, CNOR, RNFA, NAS-C, CLC

Mobile, AL

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 10-12

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

Jina L

CNOR, BSN

Gilbert, AZ

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 10

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Brandy T

BSN, M.Ed., RN, CNOR, CST

Gilbert, AZ

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 24

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

Katie W

BSN, RN, CNOR

Eldorado, AR

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 6

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

Ana Lisa M.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Bakersfield, CA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 22

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

 

Angelica R.

MSN, RN,CNOR

Napa, CA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 18

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

 

Anna Z.

MSN, RN, PHN

Northridge, CA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 16

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

 

Angelica R.

MSN, RN,CNOR

Bakersfield, CA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 18

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

 

Charmaine R.

DNP '24, MBA, BSN, RN, CNOR, CNAMB

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 17

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Christine P.

BSN, RN, CNOR, CRNFA

Bakersfield, CA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 12

Years as a Certification Coach: 7

 

Janette R.

CNOR

Upland, CA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 7

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

 

Jessica M.

MSN, RN, CNOR, CSSM

San Diego, CA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 10

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

 

Marcella N.

MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, CNOR, RNFA

Irvine, CA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 5

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

 

Maria Jeanette H.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Los Angeles, CA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 6

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

 

Kara P.

RN, CIC, CNOR, CAIP (BSN, BA)

Valencia, CA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 20

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Pot O.

CNOR, CSSM, CPAN, CNAMB, CASC, CAIP

Arcadia, CA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 5

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

Julia C.

BSN, RN CNOR

Denver, CO

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 10

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

Celeste P.

DNP, MBA, RN, CNOR, VHA-CM

Trumbull, CT

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 43

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

 

Marilyn E.

BSN,RN,CNOR

Norwalk, CT

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 30

Years as a Certification Coach: 2

Charlene C.

CNOR

Orlando, FL

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 26

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

 

Karen O.

MSN, RN, CNOR(E)

Pensacola, FL

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 22

Years as a Certification Coach: 2

 

Marlo H.

BSN, MSN, DNP, CNOR

Ft. Myers, FL

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 31

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

 

Razeena M.

CNOR

Longwood, FL

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 25

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Kathy H.

CNOR

Gainesville, FL

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 10

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

Judi M

BSN, RN, CNOR

Atlanta, GA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 34

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

 

Lauara B.

CNOR

Newnan, FL

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 10

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Melinda R.

BS, CNOR

Acworth, GA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 30

Years as a Certification Coach: 2

Brittenay S.

MSN, RN, CNE, CNOR

Cedar Rapids, IA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 14

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

Rachel G.

MSN, RN, CNOR

Iowa City, IA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 8

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

Robin M.

RN, BSN, CNOR, RNFA, CNAMB

Webster City, IA

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

Crystal B.

CNOR

Bloomington, IL

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 12

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

 

Heather E.

MS, RN, CNOR, CRNO

Rochelle, IL

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 12

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

 

Jeeva R.

MBA, MSN, RN, CNOR

Norridge, IL

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 30

Years as a Certification Coach: 5

 

Wendy A.

BSN, RN, CNOR, ONC

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 13

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

 

Cari W.

BSN, RN, CNOR, CRNFA, CST

Columbus, IN

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 16

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

Kristi W.

BSN, CNOR

Lake Station, IN

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 22

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

Sondra J.

BS, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, CNOR, CRCST

Carmel, IN

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 43

Years as a Certification Coach: 5

Carla O.

MBA, BSN, RN, CNOR, CSSM

Paducah, KY

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 12

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

Crystal B.

CCNS, CNS-CP, CNOR, CSSM(e)

Radcliff, KY

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 17

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

Sandie s.

CNOR, CNAMB, CRCST

Haughton, LA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 18

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

Melissa H.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Shreveport, LA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 9

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

Bridgette D.

RN, BSN, CNOR, CN III

Portland, ME

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 12

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 
 

Tenisha G.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Baltimore, MD

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 6

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

Kaitlyn G.

RN, BSN, CNOR

Boston, MA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 2.5

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Laura M.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Pittsfield, MA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 10

Years as a Certification Coach: 2

 

Chantelle F.

RN, BSN, CNOR, RNFA 

Northville, MI

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 8

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

Rheaner D.

RN, BSN, CNOR

St. Louis, MO

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 16

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Kristy G.

MSN,RN,CNOR,T-CSCT

Crosby, MN

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 10

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

Kristy A.

MSN, RN, CNOR

Biloxi, MS

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 22

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

Tammy S.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Lincoln, NE

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 25

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Dayna Leigh D.

CNOR, CSSM

Gering, NE

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 19

Years as a Certification Coach: 7

Crystal H.

MSN, RN, CNOR, CNAMB, RNFA

Burlington, NC

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 20

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

 

Holly D.

RN, CNOR

Statesville, NC

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 22

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

Desiree R.

CNOR

Old Bridge, NJ

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 22

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Louie A.

MSN-Ed, RN, NPD-BC, CNOR

Bergenfield, NJ

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 10

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

 

David M.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Camden, NJ

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 14

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

Barbara K.

CNOR, ONC, BSN, BS

New York, NY

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 3.5

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Beth H.

MSN, RN, CNOR , CASC, CGRN, CNAMB

Hudson Falls, NY

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 35

Years as a Certification Coach: 5

 

 

Caitlin B.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Syracuse, NY

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 7

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

 

 

Christine M.

BSN, CNOR

Staten Island, NY

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 14

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

 

 

Maria M.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Staten Island, NY

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 23

Years as a Certification Coach: 5

 

 

Kai Y.

MSN, RN, CNOR

Bronxville, NY

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 17

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

 

 

Sampson T.

PhDc, MSN, BSN,RN,CNOR, BLS, ACLS, PALS

Watertown, NY

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 14

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

Kathy M.

RN, BSN, RNFA, CNOR

Lancaster, OH

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 18

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Jennie F.

BSN, CNOR

Perrysburg, OH

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 30

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

 

Jennifer S.

BSN, RN, CNOR

North Ridgeville, OH

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 14

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Julie B.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Columbus, OH

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 35

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Laurie G.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Newbury, OH

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 30

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

 

Katherine D.

MSN, RN, CNOR

Hilliard, OH

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 23

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

 

Mary Jane P.

BSN, CNOR

Cleveland, OH

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 16

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

 

Rachel D.

MHI, BSN, RN, CNOR

Columbus, OH

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 10

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

Katie V.

CNOR

Oklahoma City, OK

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 9

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Teresa V.

RN, BSN, CNOR

Portland, OR

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 3.5

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

 

Angela P.

MSN, RN, CNOR

Pennsylvania, PA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 11

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

 

Elisabeth H.

MSN, RN, CNOR

Swarthmore, PA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 13

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Jennifer C.

RN, BSN, MSN, CNOR

Elrama, PA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 23

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

 

Natalie S.

RN, MSN, CNOR

Erie, PA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 15

Years as a Certification Coach: 10

 

Rachelle W.

CNOR

Youngwood, PA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 24

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Sara A.

DNP, MS, RN, CNOR, NPD-BC

Pittsburg, PA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 16

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

 

Tracey K.

MSN, RN, CNOR

Pittsburg, PA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 26

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Valerie K.

MSN, RN, CNOR

Pittsburg, PA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 20

Years as a Certification Coach: 2

Adriana C.

MSN, APRN, FNP-C, CNOR

Houston, TX

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 15

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

Becky F.

RN, BSN,CNOR

Houston, TX

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 9

Years as a Certification Coach: 5

 

Callie D.

RN, BSN, CNOR

San Antonio, TX

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 13

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

 

Chantal R.

MSN, RN, NPD-BC, CNOR

The Woodlands, TX

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 26

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Christina W.

MSN-Ed, CNOR, NPD-BC

Houston, TX

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 17

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

 

Cindy C.

NPDA-BC , CNOR, CSSM, CRCST

Benbrook, TX

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 40+

Years as a Certification Coach: 10

 

Crystal V.

CNOR

Floresville, TX

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 23

Years as a Certification Coach: 6

 

Danita B.

RN, BSN, CNOR

Spring, TX

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 25

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Dave C.

MN, MBA, CNOR, CSSM, CNAMB, CV-BC

The Woodlands, TX

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 15

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

 

Elfa H.

MBA, BSN, RN, CNOR, CSSM

Beaumont, TX

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 34

Years as a Certification Coach: 5

 

Geraldina C.

MSN, MBA, CNOR, CSSM

The Woodlands, TX

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 8

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Grace N.

CNOR, CNAMB

Prosper, TX

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 3

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Julie B.

MSN, RN, CNOR

Whitehouse, TX

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 23

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

 

Kimberly M.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Wharton, TX

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 19

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Reshell R.

CNOR, CNAMB

Lumberton, TX

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 13

Years as a Certification Coach: 5

Diana H.

RN, CNOR

Plain City, UT

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 24

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Mary Z.

MSN, RN, CNOR, CNEcl

Ogden, UT

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 10

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

 

 

Sebrena B.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Salt Lake City, UT

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 18

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Abbey F.

CNOR

Leesburg, VA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 4.5

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Ashley C.

MBA-HCM, BSN, RN, CNOR

North Chesterfield, VA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 7

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

 

Aubrey B.

ACLS, BLS, CNOR, RNFA, RNAS-C

Rockingham, VA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 5.5

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

 

 

Marilyn E.

CNOR

Roanoke, VA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 48

Years as a Certification Coach: 10

 

 

Kate S.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Arlington, VA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 8

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

 

Rogelio A. Jr.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Falls Church, VA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 24

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

 

 

Shelley L.

MSN, CNOR

Tappahannock, VA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 20

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Toyin A.

MSN, RN, CNOR, NPD-BC

Chantilly, VA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 13

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

 

Va Charlene G.

BSN, CNOR

Charlottesville, VA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 39

Years as a Certification Coach: 2

Erika H.

MS, BSN, CNOR

Vancouver, WA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 5

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Erin H.

MS, ARNP, FNP-BC, CNOR

Vancouver, WA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 21

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

 

Jordan B.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Seattle, WA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 9

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

 

Tracy C.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Puyallup, WA

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 14

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

Kathryn B.

BSN, RN, CNOR

Hartford, WI

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 10

Years as a Certification Coach: 1

 

Mel T.

MSN, RN, CNOR

Madison, WI

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 14

Years as a Certification Coach: 4

 

 

Ronda Z.

CNOR, TNS

Janesville, WI

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 12

Years as a Certification Coach: 2

 

Nicole A.

RN, BSN, CNOR

Casper, WY

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 6

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year

 

Tawna K.

RN, CNOR, RNFA

Gillette, WY

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 20

Years as a Certification Coach: 5

 

Gwynn G.

CNOR

Kuwait

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 15

Years as a Certification Coach: 3

Amanda J.

MSN, RN, CNOR

Vienna, Austria

Years as a Perioperative Nurse: 10

Years as a Certification Coach: First Year