Chaka Batley joined Quincy Medical Group in 2011 as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and relocated to the Quincy area. She received her Doctorate in Nursing Practice from the University of Iowa in 2013 and is board certified through the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board. Her current role at Quincy Medical Group involves building relationships with families within the community to improve lives, creating a healthier tomorrow. She received her Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Culver-Stockton College in 2017. Chaka is currently pursuing her Post-Masters Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Certificate through Johns Hopkins School of Nursing with a passion to help alleviate the stigma surrounding mental illness.

Chaka volunteers in several leadership roles in the community to encourage others to be proactive and a positive role model for future generations. Chaka is married to her wonderful husband of nearly fifteen years, has six children, and three grandchildren. She is dedicated to using the opportunities that God places before her to empower others to face adversity and embrace individuality while discovering we all are created to make a difference.