Yuri Gamez, MSN, RN, is a Clinical Instructor. She is a non-traditional student who started her nursing career later in life. She completed her associate's degree in science at Collin Community College and her bachelor's degree in nursing at The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing in 2017. In 2022, Yuri completed her Leadership in Diverse Settings (LeaDS) Master's degree program at The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing. She specializes in critical care and nurse traveling. She is currently a clinical instructor and aims to promote diversity in nursing through role modeling, coaching, mentoring other nurses, and improving the nursing curriculum using technology.