Monica A. Nathan
Director, Spectator Medical

Bio: Currently Lead Nurse Planner/Accreditation Manager for Wild Iris Medical Education, an accredited provider of online continuing professional education for occupational; and physical therapists and California EMS personnel. Previously perioperative nurse and quality assurance coordinator for freestanding ambulatory surgery center. Retired Army Nurse Corps officer. Areas of expertise include perioperative nursing, disaster preparedness, quality assurance/process improvement, adult education.

Hometown: Norwalk CT

College: Saint Anselm College, University of Southern California

Favorite Racing Series: All open wheel and sports car series.

Favorite Racer: Every driver who acknowledges that his/her success comes from a combination of their talent, plus team, family and sponsor support and good fortune.

Favorite Sport Activities: Walking.

First Time You Realized You Like Racing: When I listened to the Indy 500 in 1969 on my transistor radio on Ram Island in the Norwalk harbor.

Favorite Book: “Gaudy Night” by Dorothy L. Sayers

Favorite Movie: “A Man and A Woman”

Favorite Music: Bluegrass

Hobbies: Needlework, basket making, crossword and Sudoku puzzles, car club activities

Something no one else knows about you: That’s classified. If I tell you, I’ll have to kill you.