Josie spent the majority of her career in the healthcare field, obtaining her RN degree in 1983. She spent most of the next 17 years working as a Critical Care Manager at Rush Copley Hospital in Aurora. She left Copley Hospital in 1999 to take a position as a Nurse Manger for Advocate Healthcare working at Good Samaritan Hospital. In 2003, Ms. Nash accepted a position with Dreyer Medical Clinic as the Administrative Director of the Dreyer Ambulatory Surgery Center in Aurora, IL. In that role she was responsible for the all aspects of the operations including fiscal responsibility and budget management.
From 2003 until 2010, Josie was a part-time tax preparer with the firm during the busy seasons. In 2010, she accepted a full-time position at Coffey & Associates PC, where she has since worked alongside Mr. Coffey in learning the different technical roles assigned to her. Josie’s current job duties include assisting with personal and corporate tax preparation and assisting clients with accounting needs. Josie has successfully completed QuickBooks® Advisor certification exams each year since 2011, and she continues to provide in-depth QuickBooks® training to many of the firm’s clients.
Josie obtained her Associate of Science in Nursing degree from Waubonsee Community College in 1983, her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from Excelsior College in 1998, and eventually her Masters of Arts, Organizational Leadership degree from Lewis University in 2008.