Marcy Henson is a Family Nurse Practitioner that is Board Certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She graduated Suma Cum Laude with her Masters of Science as a Family Nurse Practitioner from TWU in 2007. She is was a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Texas Nurse Practitioner Association, American Association of Critical Care Nursing and American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
She was nominated for Prosper’s Person of the Year in 2013 and 2014. Marcy has also taught as an Adjunct Instructor at TWU in the Masters of Science Family Nurse Practitioner program from 2011-2014. Prior to completing an advanced practice degree, she worked as a Registered Nurse in a trauma ICU from 1995 to 2007. In 2004, she completed disaster relief training in Collin County and served as a member of the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Team from 2004-2006.
Marcy has received many awards and recognitions during her healthcare career including Presidential Award for Outstanding Contribution to a College in 1995 and Texas House of Representatives Award for Outstanding Contribution to a College in 1995. Marcy was the only RN selected with a team of doctors to be on the Emergency Medical Team in 2000 for the US Olympic Triathlon Trials in Dallas. Marcy was a recipient of the North Texas Nurse Practitioner Scholarship in 2007.
Marcy currently serves on the board for Cornerstone North Central Texas-based in Prosper, and she serves as a consultant/mentor for the current Executive Director. As a healthcare provider, Marcy’s goal is to empower patients to take charge of their own health by providing them with valuable information that allows them to make informed and educated decisions regarding their personal health. She believes that preventive medicine should be our first priority and it is our role to provide the necessary information to patients to help them accomplish those goals of staying well and preventing illness.