Health Services Staff

Qingju 'Christa' Zeng 

Associate Director of Health Services
Nurse Practitioner

Christa is a full practice authority APRN for family practice. Received BSN degree from University of Alabama in Huntsville, then MSN degree for FNP from Loyola University Chicago. She also obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Medicine in China prior to came into America. Her clinical experience includes 10 + years of nurse practitioner worked in acute care, Immediate Care and Primary care settings. She has been a nurse for almost 20 years, used to work at NM Lake Forest Hospital as RN for many years before became a nurse practitioner. Christa enjoys patient care, health promotion , disease prevention and patient education. Experienced in diagnosing and managing wide range of acute / chronic illnesses, and minor injuries. She is devoted to inspire students in making wise health and lifestyle choices.

Christa lives in the suburbs with family. In her free time, she enjoys gardening, crafting and authentic Chinese food cooking.

      Josie Stams                  MSN, RN                                                            Staff Nurse                  847-735-5240       

Josie Stams received her Bachelor’s degree in Biology and Spanish from St. Olaf College. She went on to receive her Master’s Degree in Nursing from Elmhurst College. Prior to working at Lake Forest College, she worked both as a pediatric and an adult intensive care unit nurse.