Loyola University Chicago

Wellness Center


Joan Holden, APN, ANP-BC

Title/s: Director



Joan Holden is the Director of the Wellness Center and an Adult Nurse Practitioner.  Joan has been with Loyola’s Wellness Center since 2000. She received a Baccalaureate in Nursing from The College of Mount Saint Joseph in Cincinnati Ohio in 1982, and a Master of Oncology Nursing from Rush University School of Nursing in 1986.  She then completed a Post-Masters Adult Nurse Practitioner program from Rush University in spring of 2000, and received Board Certification from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.   Joan enjoys working with college students, reading and spending time with her family.