Ruby Whalen, MSN/Ed, RN, NC-BC, is the president and founder of eSsential Nurse | eScential Self. She has been a nurse for 28 years, loves Nursing, and is passionate about the role of nurses in health, wellness and health-care organizations. She has a master’s degree in Nursing Education, is a board certified nurse coach, is a nurse educator, and coach with a passion for helping others thrive in their personal and professional selves.