As a paralegal in the Office of Legal Affairs, Kiersten coordinates meetings, depositions, and trial appearances of VUMC providers in third-party (e.g. where VUMC is not a party) matters, as well as manages third-party state and federal subpoenas received in healthcare matters, and assists in the expedited limited healthcare fiduciary (ELHF) conservatorship document management and process.
Prior to joining VUMC in January 2017, Kiersten was a contract paralegal at various entities in Nashville. Kiersten received her Bachelor of Science in Geography from the University of Tennessee—Martin and received her paralegal certification from Southeastern Career College (now Brightwood College). Kiersten is a board member of the Middle Tennessee Paralegal Association.