Krista Hawkins is an AANP certified family nurse practitioner with over sixteen years of nursing experience. Krista obtained her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Northern Arizona University in 2000 and her Masters of Science in Nursing from Grand Canyon University in 2017. She is Arizona grown, graduating from Moon Valley High School.
Born in Chicago Illinois, Krista comes from a long line of healthcare providers and her nursing experience spans all age groups. Following in the steps of her mother, Krista’s nursing career began in Tacoma Washington and included working in Telemetry, Orthopedics, Women and Infant Services, and school nursing. Since returning to the Valley, Krista has worked at Banner University Medical Center and Banner Estrella Medical Center. She is deeply passionate about preventative medicine and desires to be an intricate part of the Pinnacle Family Medicine team.
Krista’s work ethic is rooted in her faith, understanding that her gift in nursing is truly a life calling from God. It is this calling that inspires her to care well for her patients. In her time away from nursing, Krista enjoys family fun with her husband and their three children. She serves in ministry with her husband through prayer and hospitality.
- American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Certified
- Member, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners