• Tonya Helman is a 1982 graduate of John Handley High School in Winchester VA. She received a Diploma in Nursing from the Richmond Memorial Hospital School of Nursing in 1986, and in 2000, a Bachelors of Science in Health Arts degree from the University of St. Francis in Joliet, Illinois. Her background is as a Certified Pediatric Nurse with specialization in Pediatric Oncology and Pediatric Neurosurgery. She also has over 10 years of experience in OB/GYN and newborn nursery. She is teaching the PN ll students, and is ready for a great year!