Donna R. Fowler, DNP, joins Dr. Murali Krishna’s Marianna practice


Marianna, FL, February 25, 2013. Jackson Hospital is pleased to announce the expansion of Chipola Surgical & Medical Specialties – Internal Medicine, 2946 Jefferson Street, Marianna, FL, with the addition of provider Donna R. Fowler, DNP, NP-C, FNP-BC, ARNP.

Donna is a doctorate-level Family Nurse Practitioner whose scope is prevention of disease and perpetuation of wellness for Adults.

She received her Doctorate in Nursing Practice from The Florida State University, Tallahassee, where she previously received a Post-Master’s Education Certificate. Before that she graduated from Jacksonville State University (Alabama) with a Master’s of Science degree in Nursing and Community Health with a concentration in Women & Cardiac Disease.

Her twenty-one year nursing career has provided her experience in a variety of clinical and facility settings. Beyond her professional accomplishments, she served as a Nurse Practitioner volunteer for uninsured and low-income adults in Panama City and currently serves as Associate Professor for Gulf Coast Community College, where she was named Professor of the Year 2011.

Fowler is a self-ascribed dog lover, having currently five dogs, four of whom she rescued. She is an expert canine fly ball handler and trainer and also loves agility with her dogs.

She, her husband, Chuck Thiele, and their five dogs will permanently reside in Jackson County in March, where her husband has worked with Northwest Florida Farm Credit for the past three years. Fowler grew up in a small farming town in Missouri and enjoys the beauty and community of Marianna.

Dr. Fowler looks forward to serving patients at Chipola Surgical & Medical Specialties – Internal Medicine and living in Marianna. She invites you to give her a call at (850) 526-3314, or stop by and say hello at 2946 Jefferson Street, Marianna, FL.

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If you would like more information about Donna Fowler, DNP, or to have her speak at your civic group, please call Rosie at 850-718-2696 or email her at

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