Associate Professor, Health Sciences/Nursing Program
The secret of life is enjoying the passage of time. -James Taylor
B.S., Nursing, The Ohio State University
M.S., Nursing Education, Walden University
D.N.P., Duquesne University
Academic and Professional Experience
Registered nurse: licensed since 1992
Certification in critical care nursing and as a certified nurse educator
Practice experience primarily with the acute cardiovascular population
Experience teaching a variety of nursing classes including: Transcultural Healthcare, Leadership and Management, Nursing Research, Integrative Healthcare, Community Health, Health Policy, Pharmacology, Medical Surgical Nursing, Obstetrics, Medical Terminology, Chemical Dependency in the Professional Nurse, and Special Topics.
Prior to coming to Coastal Carolina University, tenured Associate Professor and Interim Nursing Director at Ohio Northern University.
Transcultural health care, interprofessional education, active learning strategies