Gerrie Thomas has been a Nurse for 17 years. Gerrie always had a passion for nursing and chose this as a career even as a little girl. Gerrie received her BSN from Clemson University. In nursing school, Gerrie was unsure of what nursing specialty she should go into upon graduation. During a summer internship, Gerrie worked on an oncology unit and that is where she fell in love with oncology and has now spent the last 17 years there.
Gerrie has spent her career caring for all areas of oncology patients; medical oncology, hematology, stem cell transplant, apheresis and most recently outpatient infusion. She has a passion for helping people through a difficult time of life. Gerrie loves the relational piece of being a nurse, getting to know her clients and being there for them as an advocate and helping with all their needs as they navigate their disease.
Gerrie’s background in oncology has given her the skillset she needs to be an effective care manager and advocate. Gerrie has a passion for meeting people in whatever their situation and helping them navigate a difficult diagnosis and the complex medical world. She has excellent communication and time management skills. Gerrie also has a passion to educate her clients about everything they are going through so that they always feel prepared for the next step in their path.
Gerrie has been married for 13 years to her husband and they have 3 beautiful girls; Lilah 10, Norah 8 and Farah 6. Gerrie enjoys reading, cooking, exercising and spending quality time with her family. Gerrie is also extremely involved in her church and enjoys serving in many ways.