Lacy Foster, DNP, RN, FNP-BC, CDE is currently practicing endocrinology in Grand Prairie, Texas with the clinic group Thyroid Endocrinology and Diabetes. She is a board certified family nurse practitioner as well as a certified diabetes educator. She has specialized in endocrinology since 2016. Prior to her time in a clinic setting she worked as a registered nurse in the ICU-transplant wing at Baylor-All Saints hospital in Fort Worth, Texas. Dr. Lacy, DNP received her masters degree as well as a dual doctorate degree from Samford University in Homewood, Alabama. Her masters degree is in advanced nursing practice and her dual doctorate degree is in nursing practice and education. In addition to her daily work with patients in the clinic, Dr. Lacy, DNP volunteers as a preceptor for nurse practitioner and physician assistant students. She also volunteers her time at a local free clinic for underserved communities and for the organization Meals on Wheels. In her free time she enjoys long distance running and practicing jiu-jitsu.