Chaely is a nurse practitioner with UNC Thoracic Oncology. She graduated from Appalachian State University in 2013 with a Bachelors of Science in Nursing and went on to work in critical care nursing for 6 years. In 2019, she graduated from the University of Chapel Hill School of Nursing with a Masters Degree in Nursing after completing the Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program with a specialty focus in Oncology. She went on to certify as an Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner with the American Academy of Nurse practitioners. Her clinical interests include thoracic oncology, geriatric medicine, and palliative care. She lives in North Raleigh with her husband, daughter, and two German Shepherds. In her spare time you can find her reading, baking, spending time outdoors, or playing nonstop patty-cake.