am currently a PhD Candidate at the University of Northern Colorado. My research interests include transition to practice and retention of BSN prepared students. I received my MS in Nursing, Specialization: Leadership in Health Care Systems with Education focus and BSN at the University of New Mexico. I am a Certified Rehabilitation Nurse specializing in brain and spinal cord injury and have served in many leadership positions including President for the Colorado Chapter of Rehabilitation Nurses. I am currently an Assistant Professor, Coordinator of the Traditional Program, and DEU Project Manager at Regis University.
Research/Clinical Practice Area: Jonas Nurse Leader – Education/Inter-professional education
Dissertation: Transition To Practice and Retention: Lived Experience of Bachelor of Science in Nursing Education