Since 2008, Deanna began her career as a Forensic Nurse Examiner. In early 2009, she became responsible for the Forensic Nursing Examiner (FNE) Program at Aurora Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center (ASMMC), on January 1, 2016 she started a FNE Program at Aurora Medical Center in Manitowoc County (AMCMC), and on July 1, 2017 started another program at Aurora Medical Center in Washington County (AMCWC). All three programs in Manitowoc, Sheboygan, and Washington counties serve patients 24/7. In 2014, Deanna became certified in Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner-Adults (SANE-A). Deanna received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at University of Oshkosh in 2015. Deanna is currently involved with the Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE)faculty, Dodge, Manitowoc, Sheboygan, and Washington County Sexual Assault Response Teams (SART), Sheboygan County Domestic Assault Response Teams (DART), co-creator and co-chair of Sheboygan County Human Trafficking Response Team, Board of Directors member for Sheboygan County Advocate services, the Sheboygan County Child Death Review Team, Sheboygan and Manitowoc County Drug Endangered Children (DEC) program, Lakeshore Child Advocacy Team Member, Washington County Anti-Trafficking Team Member, and Board Member with the Wisconsin Chapter for the International Association of Forensic Nursing.