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Concord Associates

Wendy L. Wright, MS, APRN, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, Family Nurse Practitioner

Wendy is a 1992 graduate of the Adult Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program at Simmons College in Boston, Massachusetts and completed a family nurse practitioner post-master’s program in 1995. She is an adult and family nurse practitioner and the owner of two, nurse practitioner owned and operated clinics within New Hampshire named: Wright & Associates Family Healthcare @ Amherst and @ Concord. In addition, she is the Owner of Partners in Healthcare Education, a medical education company. She is the Past President of NPACE and the Senior lecturer for Fitzgerald Health Education Associates. She is the recipient of numerous awards and was chosen by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as the 1999 recipient of the New Hampshire State Excellence Award. In addition, she received the 2009 NH Nurse Practitioner of the Year, the 2014 Top 5 Women in New Hampshire Business Award and in 2005, she was inducted as a Fellow into the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners; a position held by only 500 other nurse practitioners throughout the country. In October 2014, Wendy was also inducted as a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing. She is the founder of the NH Chamber of Entrepreneurial Nurse Practitioners, an organization designed to assist nurse practitioners with independent practice issues. In addition, she is an Editor for Practice Management – a new e-journal created for NP’s interested in independent practice and practice management. Wendy served as the Chair for the 2014 AANP Conference in Nashville, TN. She presents nationally to different audiences and has been a speaker at over 1000 conferences in 46 states. Wendy is also an Adjunct faculty member at the University of Wyoming – Graduate Nursing Program and in the Simmons College DNP program in Boston. She is the nurse practitioner representative to the State of NH Immunization Advisory Board. Wendy has served a consultant to a number of pharmaceutical companies, medical offices and corporations. She has been a medical media spokesperson for a number of companies and has appeared on radio, television, and in print magazines. As a family nurse practitioner, she has also served as an expert witness in medical malpractice cases and is frequently consulted by malpractice attorneys around the area of clinical practice.

“I firmly believe that it is my privilege to provide healthcare for the men, women, and children in the State of New Hampshire. I take this role very seriously. People entrust us, as healthcare professionals, with their most precious commodities – their health and the health of their family members. What an awesome privilege. I consider myself very fortunate to have become a part of many families over the past 21 years. I look forward to working with my patients and their families to achieve optimal health and wellness.”

Amy Kennedy, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, Family Nurse Practitioner

Amy is a New Hampshire native and graduate of Bow High School. She graduated with honors from the University of Vermont in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Given her strong academic record, she was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. In 2015, she graduated from Georgetown University with a Master of Science in Nursing. Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, Amy worked as a Registered Nurse on an adult intensive care unit at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire. She is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Amy was a student of Sarah Fischer FNP-BC and Justine Nims-Largy FNP-C during two of her clinical rotations. In her free time, she enjoys taking cake decorating classes and spending time with her family. Amy is recently engaged and planning a wedding for October 2017. She plans to live in Bow with her fiancé Ryan. Amy is very excited to start her career as a Family Nurse Practitioner with the wonderful team at Wright & Associates Family Healthcare.

Theresa Brisson, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, Family Nurse Practitioner

Theresa graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2012 from the University of Massachusetts Lowell with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Following graduation, she began her nursing career as a Registered Nurse at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire on a medical-surgical unit. Most recently, she has worked as a Registered Nurse in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. In 2015, Theresa returned to Simmons College in Boston and graduated in 2018 with a Master of Science in Nursing Degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Theresa is Board Certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) and is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. She is excited to join a highly experienced team at WAFHC and will be seeing patients in both the Amherst and Concord offices. Theresa looks forward to working with patients of all ages and sharing her passion for research and education. Outside of work, Theresa enjoys running, traveling, and spending time with her family. Theresa is currently accepting patients of all ages and is looking forward to your referrals.

Lyndsey Vallee MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Lyndsey Vallee MSN, APRN, FNP-C is a New Hampshire native who has had a passion for helping others from a very young age. She began her career in nursing during her undergraduate years in college working as an LNA and an LPN in a long-term care facility. In 2015, she graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of New Hampshire with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. As a Registered Nurse, Lyndsey worked in the Intensive Care Unit at Catholic Medical Center (CMC) in Manchester, NH where she cared for critically ill patients, many of whom had just had open heart surgery. In addition to her position at CMC, in 2018, she began working for the Concord Regional VNA Hospice House in Concord, NH. Here Lyndsey provided cared to patients who were transitioning to end-of-life care. In May 2019, Lyndsey graduated with a Master of Science in Nursing from Rivier University in Nashua. As a family nurse practitioner student, she was precepted by Katie Duclos, FNP-C at WAFHC in Amherst. She is board certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) and is a member of the Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society. Outside of work, Lyndsey enjoys spending time with her husband and their dog, hiking, and boating. Lyndsey looks forward to caring for patients across the lifespan and has an interest in working with patients who are impacted by chronic diseases.

Nicole Adam, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Nicole Adam, MSN, APRN, FNP-C is a 2018 graduate of the Family Nurse Practitioner program at the University of New Hampshire. She began her nursing career in 2013 after graduating from Saint Joseph’s College of Maine with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. As a result of her strong academic record, she was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Soon after graduation, she was accepted into the critical care new graduate residency program at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH. After working in critical care for two years at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, she transitioned to a position in critical care at Portsmouth Regional Hospital. For the past four years, she has been working at Portsmouth Regional Hospital where she has been able to further strengthen her nursing education and develop her clinical skills. In her free time, Nicole enjoys hiking and traveling with her boyfriend, Brian and their dog, Roxy. Nicole has made it a goal of hers to complete the “New Hampshire forty-eight 4,000 footers” within the next few years. She is excited to return to the Concord area (she lived in Concord while working at Dartmouth) to start this new journey as a family nurse practitioner at Wright & Associates Family Healthcare. Her true passion lies in extending her knowledge and providing care to her patients. She is excited to help her patients develop healthy habits and to sustain a well-balanced lifestyle. Nicole looks forward to getting to know you and your families. She will be seeing patients full-time in the Concord office and is accepting new patients of all ages.

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