Nursing Instructor

Academics - Health & Human Services

Campus/Office Location:
East Grand Forks - Office #405 N

Contact Karen


Main Phone
(218) 793-2542

Other Phone or Fax

Mobile Phone
(218) 686-7533

My Education

1983 Practical Nursing License
1987 Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of North Dakota
2012 Masters of Science in Nursing Education from the Minnesota State University Moorhead.
I have have 14 years of experience as an EMT.

My Professional Experience

I have been teaching full time for the Practical Nursing Department since 2004. I teach on campus and Distance nursing courses, skills lab courses, and clinicals for the RN program.
Prior to my career in academia, I was employed in a variety of health care settings including Long Term Care (various positions), Home Health, Rural Hospital setting, and 15 years in an acute post-op surgical nursing department.
I am a Board approved Nursing Assistant instructor and examiner for Minnesota.
I also enjoy participating in textbook reviews for various companies.