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Amber Vinson's parents, both Kent State employees, in voluntary quarantine

Amber Vinson. (Source: Akron Public Schools) Amber Vinson. (Source: Akron Public Schools)
AKRON, OH (WOIO) - 19 Action News Investigative Reporter Scott Taylor has learned that Amber Vinson worked at Summa Akron City Hospital up until two years ago and that's when she left for Dallas.

Her mom, Debra Berry is also in Dallas this week. She boarded a plane this week to fly to Texas to be with Amber. 

Mom is now under a volunteer quarantine in Dallas right now. We are being told she is ok. 

Scott Taylor spoke with Amber Vinson's relatives off camera and they say she is a very smart lady who got hired as a nurse at Summa Akron City Hospital in 2007.

In 2012 she picked up and moved to Dallas.

While back here in Ohio, Scott Taylor's sources say Amber visited with her mom and step dad, Debra and Kelvin Berry, at a home in Tallmadge, Ohio. 

It's now roped off as a quarantined area where Kelvin Berry is believed to be waiting it out. 

On Wednesday, Amber's mom was in Dallas with her 29-year-old daughter. Debra Berry is the Senior Assistant to the President at Kent State University. Kelvin also works at Kent State. 

People who know them call this family very intelligent, caring and nice people. 

A GoFundMe account tied to Amber's name that had already collected $615 was taken down after Scott Taylor alerted GoFundMe that Amber's family was not aware of it. 

GoFundMe tells 19 Action News, "All Ebola-related campaigns are undergoing extra layers of vetting."

Friends of Amber's family tell Scott Taylor that Amber is best friends with her mom and Amber loves her job, but is a very quiet and private person.  

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