LYNNVILLE — Chelsea (Clifton) Ovanek, daughter of Dave and Sheena Clifton of Lynvill, graduated with her Doctor of Nurse Practice degree from the University of San Diego.
Ovanek graduated from Pike Central High School in 2010 and received her undergraduate degree from Indiana University.
She was selected to present her doctoral thesis at the California Association for Nurse Practitioners and Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society.
She achieved a dual specialty as a family nurse practitioner and emergency nurse practitioner.
Ovanek plans to serve as a NP in the San Diego community.