Born in Australia to U.S. citizens Dalene has had lifelong world-wide exposure to travel and to the field of medicine. Dalene's father was a Veterinarian and Inspector for the British Crown and the USDA. She and her father worked closely together in his private practice learning both the business and medicine of Veterinary Medicine.
In 1996 Dalene after graduating with an Associate of Science degree in Microbiology / Pre-Medicine, Dalene with her husband and young daughter moved to Indiana where she worked for South Bend Medical Foundation until 2001.
In 2006 Dalene applied her experiences in private practice to a position as part time Business Development Consultant f or Brian Barkley of American Business Brokers, aligning investment opportunities to businesses in the Indianapolis area.
Dalene also enjoys creating temporary bodyart, writing and directing screenplays.
Highlights: Quality Process Improvement in Healthcare, Agile Methodology and ITIL Processes, Lean, Six Sigma