Assistant Professor of Nursing


BSN, Goshen College, 1999


Nursing 311: Nursing Care of the Expanding Family

The nursing process and knowledge of normal and selected abnormal conditions experienced during the childbearing cycle are addressed.  Selected normal, and deviations to, general women’s health issues are also discussed.  Clinical experiences occur with the family in the community and hospital.  Prerequisite: All 200-level nursing courses and Biol 319.  Concurrent: Nurs 305


Nursing 190: Strategies for Nursing Success

This course provides activities on ways to improve the student’s overall academic and test performance.  ATI and additional resources will be utilized for improvement in critical thinking and analyzing test questions.  Students will develop strategies for managing test anxiety.

Grants and Fellowships

Mininger Center Professional Development Grant 2013/14

Memberships and Associations

Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses

American Nurses Association, Indiana State Nurses Association

National League for Nursing



Goshen College, 2011 – present

IU Health Goshen Hospital, 2008 – present and 1998 – 2003

Personal Information

2011 -2013 Member of Elder Leadership Team at East Goshen Mennonite Church

2009 – 2012 Food Pantry volunteer at East Goshen Mennonite Church

2011 – 2012 Sunday School teacher at East Goshen Mennonite Church