Key Members of the Rad Nurse community:


Board of Directors

Meet our team: Elysia, Robyn, Justin, Merideth, Derek, & Whitney




Whitney Vandeven graduated from Southeast Missouri State University, and now serves as the Adult Services Program Coordinator for the Cape Girardeau Public Library. She is passionate about serving her community and connecting people with the resources they need. She is eager to engage in the Rad Nurse vision and help serve nurses in need.



Derek King is the co-founder of Rad Nurse™, and works full time in the media department at Cape First Church in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. His film and graphic design background plays a key role in sharing Nurse’s stories, website development, and networking.


Special Thanks


Thank you to everyone who has helped in these start up phases!

  • Ken Weiss with STL Fire Designs LLC

  • Benjamin Burton with Burton Custom Graphics

  • Derek King with DK Film

  • Lucas Rouggly with LovetheLou

  • Anytime Fitness: Jackson, MO

  • Faune Riggin at KZIM Radio

  • Marybeth Niederkorn at the SouthEast Missourian

  • Jakob Pallesen at SEMO SBTDC

  • And thank you to all my fellow Nurses who jumped on board and encouraged me to make this dream a reality: Erika, Chip, Jake, Robyn, Elizabeth, Alyssa, Jo, Steven, Kiersten, Susan, Kari, Jen, and the fantastic Goldfarb School of Nursing class of 2018.