Recovery Room Nurse, Donna Vandervelde, says it has been a pleasure to be a part of the generous and accommodating PVPS team for 13 years. She believes the secret to being a great Recovery Room Nurse is taking the time to get to know your patients. She says she has met the most interesting and fascinating people during her tenure at PVPS. Donna earned a BSN from Wayne State University. She is an avid runner and has completed ten marathons. Spending time with her family, going to the movies and traveling are activities she loves to do the most. Donna and Rein, her husband of 25 years, have two children (Alek and Nicolette).