Mary Alice received her doctoral degree from the University of Florida (Doctor of Nursing Practice) in 2011. Before joining CLASS in 2006, she received her Master in Science Nursing degree specializing as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner from UCF, she received her Bachelor in Science Nursing degree from FSU, in 2003. Mary Alice is certified in behavioral sleep medicine (CBSM) through the American Board of Sleep Medicine. She is registered in Florida as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) and she is nationally certified as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (CPNP). She is happily married with a beautiful baby girl.