- PhD (Nursing), Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan (1993)
- MS (Public Health) University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota (1975)
- BSN Augustana College, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, (1972)
My clinical expertise is in the area of community health nursing. With past community health experience in rural, suburban, and urban settings in the US and Canada, I continue to maintain a part-time clinical practice as a faith community (parish) nurse. Previous academic positions were in St. Louis, Missouri and London, Ontario. Recent administrative positions include Assistant Dean, Graduate Programs and Associate Dean, Undergraduate Programs; Director, Quality Assurance & Enhancement.