Appointed by: Office of the Kansas Governor
Kerri Wade is lead nurse practitioner on a clinical program focused on weight management and treatment for overweight and obese children at Children’s Mercy Hospital, where she has served since 1994. Formerly, she was assistant nurse manager of the operating room at KU Medical Center, and staff nurse and coordinator of general surgery at Children’s Hospital and Health Center in San Diego.
Wade completed her BSN and MSN at UMKC. She has served on the Shawnee Mission School District Wellness Committee for 10 years.