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Office: Crisp 301B
Education: DNP (Doctor of Nursing Practice, Executive Nursing Leadership/Nursing Educator) from
Abilene Christian University; MSN and BSN, both from Southeast Missouri State University.
Certification/Research Focus: Medical-Surgical Nursing Board Certified. Master Advisor Certification.
Research Focus - IV Therapy. “Local Anesthesia before Intravenous Cannula Insertion: Recommendations for Registered Nurses in Practice”, published 2019.
"A Comparison of Lidocaine versus Normal Saline for Local Anesthesia before Intravenous Cannula Insertion", published 2010.
Professional Organizations: Direct Lifetime Member of National Black Nurses Association (NBNA); Faculty Counselor/Treasurer Lambda Theta Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau International; Missouri Nurses Association (MONA), and American Nurses Association (ANA).
Rank: Assistant Professor-Nursing
Role: Professor/Course Coordinator
Other: Enjoys Interior Design as a hobby.