Jelisse Marrero, APRN
Jelisse is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with a sub-specialization in Emergency Medicine. Jelisse did her undergraduate studies at the University of North Florida and worked in the emergency department for 8 years until completing her Advanced Practice degree from Jacksonville University. Jelisse has lived in Jacksonville Beach for most of her life, but spent a short time in New York working at a large community hospital in the South Bronx. She has been a volunteer with the American Red Cross Volunteer Life Saving Corps for over 15 years in Jacksonville Beach and was their first female lifeguard captain in over 100 years of volunteer service. She spent many years working with Lifeguards without Boarders bringing supplies and educating people about water safety, first aid, and lifeguarding techniques in various countries including the Dominican Republic and Peru.