lexandra Gerity’s hands were small and delicate, the perfect size to glide crayons across the paper. At the same time, they were plenty big enough to draw a dream — a yellow nurse standing on green grass with two red flowers.
From the time Gerity was 5 years old, she dreamed of being a nurse. That was it. The decision was made. As she grew older, a kindergarten picture became a roadmap to Quinnipiac University — even if there were a few bumps along the way.