ASN Program, Zona Rosa, MO Campus, Full-Time Faculty and Staff

NAME: Ann S. Moss, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Program chair.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Medical surgical, foundations, telemetry, and leadership.
NAME: Cheryl Noll, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: BSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: ASN foundational core advisor.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Medical surgical, fundamentals of nursing, health assessment, remediation specialist.
NAME: Bobbi McCumber, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Clinical education coordinator.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Obstetrics, maternal/child care, leadership, communication, foundations, patient education.
NAME: Matthias Ngewa, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Foundations of nursing, health assessment, medical-surgical nursing
AREAS OF INTEREST: Medical surgical nursing
NAME: Sharon Jackson, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Medical surgical, fundamentals of nursing, health assessment.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Medical surgical, fundamentals of nursing, health assessment.
NAME: Patricia Richter, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Maternal child and obstetrics, neonatal care, medical surgical nursing, intensive care, fundamentals of nursing, pharmacology.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Maternal child and obstetrics, neonatal care, medical surgical nursing, fundamentals of nursing, pharmacology.

BSN Program, Albuquerque, NM Campus, Full-Time Faculty and Staff

NAME: Angela Hernandez, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: LPN II
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: BSN  foundational  core advisor.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Educator of phlebotomy
NAME: Cheryl Robertson, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING Nursing education
AREAS OF INTEREST: Health assessment, clinical simulation teaching and learning, adult health, and applying research evidence in practice.
NAME: Jacoba Viljoen, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING Medical surgical, complex and critical care
AREAS OF INTEREST: Trauma, maternity

BSN Program, Bloomington, MN Campus, Full-Time Faculty and Staff

NAME: Kathryn Doeschot, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Program chair.  
AREAS OF INTEREST: Rehabilitation, leadership, and management.
NAME: Cynthia Nordby, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MS
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Nursing clinical education coordinator
AREAS OF INTEREST: Home care, chronic care, case management, complementary and alternative medicine, acupuncture
NAME: Molly McLain, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Leadership, homecare, pediatrics
AREAS OF INTEREST: Education (specifically, the changing demographics of a "traditional" student and the way education is delivered [for example: online degrees are becoming more and more popular in society]).
NAME: Michelle Varela, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Medical surgical, pharmacology, nursing fundamentals.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Nursing education.
NAME: Pamela Keister, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN in Education
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Medical-surgical, geriatrics, leadership, introduction to nursing, LPN bridge to RN transitions, skills.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Medical-surgical nursing, geriatrics, leadership, introduction to nursing.

BSN and LPN Bridge to BSN Program, Overland Park, KS Campus, Full-Time Faculty and Staff

NAME: Gloria Wood, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Program chair.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Leadership, mental health, infection prevention and epidemiology, legal nurse consultant.
NAME: Kathryn Peters, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: Diploma, BA-Healthcare Administration
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: BSN foundational core advisor.
AREAS OF INTEREST: BSN foundational core advisor.
NAME: Bobbi McCumber, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Clinical education coordinator
AREAS OF INTEREST: Obstetrics, maternal/child care, leadership, communication, foundations, patient education.
NAME: Archiebald Croux, CMSRN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN, Certified Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Medical-surgical, acute care, mental health, research, assessment, foundations.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Mental health, critical care, cardiology.
NAME: Debbie Weisman, RNC-OB
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN, Certified Inpatient Obstetrical Nurse, Certification in Fetal Heart Monitoring Principles and Practice
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Obstetrics, pediatrics, community, nursing leadership, operating room, medical-surgical nursing and gerontology.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Women's health, obstetrical nursing, pediatrics, childbirth educator coordinator, manager/director, nursing leadership and trends in nursing.

BSN Program, Rapid City, SD Campus, Full-Time Faculty and Staff

NAME: Katherine Girard, RN, CNE, RNFA
DEGREE LEVEL: EdD, MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Program chair. 
AREAS OF INTEREST: Operating room, medical/surgical nursing, education, leadership, and management.
NAME: Mary Labesky, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: AS in Nursing
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: BSN foundational core advisor.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Management, research, ears nose and throat (ENT).
NAME: Charlene Bierema, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Geriatrics, ICU, medical/surgical, ER.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Geriatrics, ICU, medical/surgical, ER.

BSN Program, Sioux Falls, SD Campus, Full-Time Faculty and Staff

NAME: Katherine Girard, RN, CNE, RNFA
DEGREE LEVEL: EdD, MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Program chair. 
AREAS OF INTEREST: Operating room, medical/surgical nursing, education, leadership, and management.
NAME: Mary Labesky, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: AS in Nursing
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: BSN foundational core advisor.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Management, research, ears nose and throat (ENT).
NAME: Jada Anderson,  RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MS in Nursing
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Medical surgical, antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum, newborn infants, and gynecology.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Simulation, antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum, newborn infants, gynecology.
NAME: Terri Clark, RN, MSN, NREMT-P
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Medical surgical, pediatrics, gerontology, mental health.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Mental health, simulation, traditional/hybrid nursing education

BSN and LPN Bridge to BSN Program, Wichita West, KS Campus, Faculty and Staff

NAME: Keisha Brooks, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN, DNP (In Progress)
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Program chair
AREAS OF INTEREST: Critical care, nursing education and leadership management
NAME: Beth Bowman, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: BSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: BSN foundational core advisor.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Student mentoring and advising, program marketing.
NAME: Ginger Barnes
DEGREE LEVEL: LPN
SPECIALTY ARES OF TEACHING: Clinical Education Coordinator
AREAS OF INTEREST: Medical-Surgical
NAME: Sharyl Evans, RN, CCRN
DEGREE LEVEL: MSN, CNS
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Critical care, medical-surgical, professional development.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Teaching strategies, clinical instruction, simulation.
NAME: Angela Hansen, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: BSN, MSN (in progress)
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Pediatrics, maternal/newborn, women’s health.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Teaching strategies, simulation, student mentoring.

Online RN to BSN Program/Online MSN Program Full-Time Faculty and Staff

NAME: Lisa Hawthorne, RN, CNE, PHN
DEGREE LEVEL: PhD, MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Program chair.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Adult education through online learning, predictors of academic success, public health nursing, leadership, and nursing research impacting patient outcomes.
NAME: Leslie Welch, RN
DEGREE LEVEL: PhD, MSN
SPECIALTY AREAS OF TEACHING: Foundations, theory, pathophysiology, geriatrics, end-of-life care, adult health, mental health, community, transcultural, underserved populations, informatics, leadership, grant writing, health policy, ethics, research, and nursing education.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Program development and evaluation, strategic planning, quality improvement, health policy, and research.