Nina C. Watson, CMA, CPC is a graduate of Fayetteville Technical Community College. She received her certification as a Medical Assistant in 1980 through the American Association of Medical Assistants and her certification as a professional coder (CPC) in 2002. Watson is currently employed with I. Michael Geiger, Jr, MD - an ophthalmologist in NC. She has served on the board of trustees with AAMA and is currently president of her local chapter. She has been in the ophthalmology field for 31 years and stays in touch with all insurance companies to keep abreast of changes in policy and procedure. She teaches coding and related courses at FTCC and is an independent consultant.