Buffy Leigh Reilly
Department of Nursing/Division of Health and Natural Sciences
Hired: August 2010
B.S.N., St. Peter’s College, Magna Cum laude
M.S., St. Peter’s College
Professor Reilly worked as a faculty member at Holy Name Medical Center School of Nursing for the past 4 years where she taught Fundamentals of Nursing, Obstetric Nursing, Pediatric Nursing and Management in Nursing. Prior to joining CCM as a full time faculty, she was an Adjunct Faculty for Medical-Surgical Nursing. At Holy Name SON she was the chair of the Student-Faculty Coordinating committee as well as Leadership Council Committee. She also facilitated and enhanced the LPN-RN transition program and held the title Lab Coordinator.
She is currently a student at Concord Law School. She is a member of the State of California Bar Association and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
She has varied experiences in different nursing specialties such as Medical Surgical Nursing, Pediatric Nursing, High Risk Obstetric Nursing, Geriatric Nursing and Home Health. She is a Nurse Practitioner, as such she has performed house calls for the home bound and also facilitated a first aid station at The Hockey Farm synthetic Ice Training Facility.
She states that her passion is nursing and there is nothing more rewarding to her than educating others within this amazing field. She feels honored and privileged to be a part of the CCM family where quality education is the standard.