GreenNurse on the Go! host, nurse, patient, advocate and activist, Tonya educates patients and covers reporting from Ohio.
Tonya has been a Registered Nurse for over 17 years. She attended Aultman Hospital School of Nursing and Mount Union in Ohio. She has been a registered nurse in multiple departments within the hospital and home health before she got sick in 2008. Tonya lost 8 years of her life to chronic disease, infections, surgeries, medication and was sent home to go to hospice care in 2016. Cannabis saved her life and now she is living her best life. Tonya now has a passion with a purpose to show the world that there is a safer, healthier, natural alternative to manage symptoms of chronic illness.
Tonya and her husband Dj have been married for 17 years and have two daughters Zoë and Brooklyn, and a golden retriever Grace!