Professional nurse with over thirty years of nursing practice in a wide variety of health care settings (med/surg., oncology, critical care, naval nurse, traveling nurse, and home health). Nurse educator for 13 years with experience in developing an interactive learning environment in the classroom, clinical site, and simulation. Committed to excellence in professional nursing through active participation in accreditation, curriculum development, experiential learning, and transformational leadership. Professional objectives include: engaging in research related to the development of critical inquiry in nursing education and creating new opportunities for education for underserved populations. Clinical focus of research includes pain management and inter-disciplinary clinical decision-making.
University of Phoenix
MS, Adult Health and Nursing Administration
University of Southern Maine
Board Certifications and Licenses
Adult Critical Care