This expert is a doctoral candidate (ABD) in an EdD Instructional Leadership for Nurse Educators program and is a masters prepared registered nurse with 24 years of registered nurse practice experience. She obtained a MSN in Nursing Case Management for Rural Populations in 2003. She has a bachelor of science degree in nursing. Her background of experience is primarily medical surgical nursing. She also has experience in hospice and mental health nursing. She is a National League for Nursing, Certified Nurse Educator. She was previously certified as an American Nurses Credentialing Center, certified Geriatric Nurse.
This expert has practiced as a registered nurse for 24 years. She has a diverse clinical background of nursing experience, including hospice and palliative care, mental health, and medical surgical nursing. She has maintained clinical practice in a hospital medical surgical staffing pool, while working as a nurse educator.