• Mrs. Cottman


    Where did you grow up?

    Van Buren, Arkansas

    How would you describe your personality?

    I am pretty laid back and I try not to let things stress me out! I have learned we cannot control certain things and there is not a need to stress over these things.

    What's your favorite part about being a nurse?

    I love helping people who don't feel well. I not only like helping them physically, but as a nuse we have a lot to do with how they feel emotionally. Making someone feel better is one of the best things about nursing.

    What's your favorite music?

    I like country music. I am from the South!

    Why did you want to become a nurse?

    I had been sick a couple times myself and I remember how it felt when the nurse was kind to me, that is what I wanted to do. 


    I got into school nursing because of my kids that are school aged. I found I loved it because I could help kids with medical problems so they could come to school and be healthy

    What's your favorite food?

    Anything with seafood and pasta mixed together. I also love donuts.

    What's a hobby you have?

    I like to do woodworking. I have built several pieces of furniture in my own home and make wood signs for decorations.

    Interesting facts about you

    I have been a nurse for 12 years. I work in the emergency department as well as here as the part time school nurse. I have four kids, which includes a set of twin boys.

    I love Disney and we try to take the family there every other year.