Canby grad continues training
Rochelle (Inman) Whitley, a 2005 Canby High graduate and 2009 Linfield Nursing School grad, graduated from Wright Patterson AFB's Flight Nurse training program on Oct. 26.
After two months of intensive survival training at Fairchild AFB in Spokane, Wash. and another three months of flight nurse school at Wright Patterson AFB in Ohio, Capt. Whitley is active in the U.S. Air Force Reserve and stationed at MacDill AFB in Tampa, Fla.
Her specialization is in trauma after spending training in San Antonio, Texas at Lackland AFB and serving in PACU as a nurse at the Brooke Medical Center at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio. She then served in Turkey for two years at Incirlik AFB, near Adana during a very difficult period there, receiving the USAF's Meritorious Service Award.