Valerie O’Brien works part time as the physician referral coordinator at Hearing Solution Centers. She earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Tulsa. Her nursing career included working as a pediatric transplantation nurse at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, TX, and as a certified pediatric oncology nurse at Saint Francis Hospital in Tulsa. Caring for chronically ill children and their families was a blessing and honor. She also has a love for and experience with working with children and adults with special needs.
Valerie and her husband, Mike, have three daughters who have all been homeschooled since kindergarten. She has served in multiple leadership roles within her homeschool group. Their oldest is a junior at the University of Oklahoma, their middle daughter is a high school senior, and the youngest is a high school freshman. Valerie is very busy educating the two who are still at home and loving every minute that she still has with them. She and her family love traveling and serving on the mission field together and with their church family at Arrow Heights Baptist Church. They also are avid Disney fans and enjoy anything Disney related.