Julie Hughes Lederer, MSN, BSN, RN, attended Rio Hondo College in Whittier, CA, and received her nursing degree in 1973. Her credentials include her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing (1978) and her Master of Science degree in Nursing (1986) earned at Patricia A. Chin School of Nursing at CalState LA in Los Angeles, CA. She was a Certified Nurse Educator and remained at the forefront of her challenging field via memberships and affiliations with prestigious professional societies and associations. She feels that her success is attributable primarily to her curiosity, love of nursing, and going for her master’s degree in areas of her interest. Outside work, she dedicates to running her small vintage and antique business and traveling. For more information about Julie Hughes Lederer, MSN, BSN, RN, please visit https://todaysnurse.org/network/index.php?do=/4142321/info/.