Shannon Hinckley is a lifelong resident of central Florida. She graduated from Plant City High School and received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from University of South Florida. She previously worked as a registered nurse for six years at Lakeland Regional Health on the pediatric floor and in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. She completed her Master’s degree in Nursing Science at University of South Florida in 2011 while employed at Lakeland Regional. Mrs. Hinckley is board certified as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, and joined Lakeside Pediatrics after several years in an outpatient pediatric neurology clinic. She enjoys teaching her patients and families, and has a special interest in child development. She is a proud wife and mother to three boys. In her leisure time, she enjoys traveling, and loves following the USF Bulls, Florida Gators, Tampa Bay Rays, Buccaneers and Lightning.