Mary B. Johnson, A.R.N.P., M.S.N. was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and raised in Rock Island, Illinois. She graduated form Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville with a bachelors degree in Nursing in 1989. After graduation she worked as a labor and delivery nurse at St. Johns Mercy Medical Center in St Louis, Missouri and earned an N.C.C. speciality certification in Inpatient Obstetrics while raising her 4 daughters. In 1998 her family moved back to the Quad Cities and she continued to work as a labor and delivery nurse at Genesis in the Birth Center. She returned to school in 2005 and earned a Masters of Science degree in Nursing specializing as a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner at the University of Illinois- Chicago in 2007. She was certified by N.C.C. as a WHNP in 2007 and began her career at the Rock Island Health Department in their women’s health clinic. In 2008 she accepted a position at Edgerton Women’s Health Center and was employed there until 2010 when she joined ” The Group”.
Mary and her husband reside in Rock Island. They have four daughters, 3 grandchildren, and three “fur babies”. Mary continues to work as a labor and delivery nurse at Genesis on a per diem basis. In her spare time she enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends.