Kelli J. Schafer recently completed and passed the National Licensure Examination for licensed practical nurses.
She is now certified to practice in the state of Kansas.
Schafer is the daughter of Gene Schafer of Durham and Vaughn and Dee Juhnke of Moundridge.
A 1992 graduate of Hillsboro High School, she completed the practical nursing program at Hutchinson Community College in December and will graduate in May.
Schafer is employed as an LPN at Hillsboro Community Medical Center in the long-term care unit.