Chelsea holds a Bachelor of Science in nursing from Georgia Regents University in Athens, Georgia, and a Master of Science in nursing from Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. Prior to joining The Center for Digestive & Liver Health, she served as a staff nurse at Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah.

Chelsea is certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) and as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse by the Georgia Board of Nursing. She also holds certifications in basic life support, advanced cardiovascular life support and PEARS (Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization). Chelsea is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing.

She joined The Center for Digestive & Liver Health in 2017.