Mrs. Willette graduated from Southern Connecticut State University with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 1992 and earned her Master's degree in Nursing from The University of Hartford in 2000. She is board certified in Pediatric medicine and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Additionally, she serves as adjunct clinical faculty for the Graduate Nursing Program at The University of North Carolina and volunteers her time to The Chiari and Syringomyelia Foundation.
When she was asked why she chose pediatric medicine, she replied, "I chose pediatric medicine over 23 years ago. There is something magical about seeing life through a child's eyes and being an integral part of their healthy futures."