Meedie is a dedicated nursing leader with over a decade of acute care patient experience. She is focused on patient-centered models of care through multidisciplinary approaches and providing clinical leadership through role modeling, professional development and shared accountability. She has a BSN from Howard University and a MSN from Jacksonville University. She is the CEO, President and Founder of the Black Nurse Collaborative, the Chair of the DC Board of Nursing and a full-time Nurse Director in Surgical Oncology for MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC. She also serves as an Advisory Board Member for Howard University and the Advisory Board Chair for FleetNurse, a non-profit organization.