Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
PhD Nursing University of Texas at Tyler 2021
MSN Nursing Education University of Texas at Tyler 2015
M.A. Religious Education Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary 1986
B.S.N. Nursing Texas Christian University 1981

Certified Nurse Midwife - Diploma

Maternal Child, Transcultural Nursing

Health Literacy, Community Health, Maternal Child, Patient Education, Storytelling for Health Education

Gaza School of Allied Health, Israel - Maternal Child Nursing
Graduate Assistant - University of Texas at Tyler

Focused Ethnography: Storytelling for Hispanics with Diabetes and Low Health Literacy-Dissertation presented July 2021.

Stone Arbor Church
Group Leader, Teacher- Children's Ministry

ISP team leader to France, July 2018
Academic Service Learning - Summer 2022
Covid vaccination clinics with nursing students- January/February 2020

Served with the International Mission Board - 1993 to 2015
Being a Grandma!

"What you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, commit to faithful men who will be able to teach others also." 2 Timothy 2:2

My goal is to reproduce my faith and my nursing abilities in the lives of my students so they can teach others and share His abundant love and grace with the world.