A motivated, goal-directed, process-oriented professional with a broad range of successful management experience in non-profit, health care and higher education organizations. Reputation for possessing strong analytical, planning, organization, and communication skills. Comprehensive understanding of regulatory and accreditation standards and leadership development. Areas of expertise include: project management, operations, budgeting, contract management, staff development, public speaking, writing, editing, and promoting evidence based practice. Accomplished leader in nursing education with expertise in the development, implementation and evaluation of nursing educational programs in both academia and nursing practice. Skilled in program management, curriculum development and delivery, and teaching diverse student populations both online and in the classroom. Research interests include academic-service partnerships, diversity, mentoring and leadership. Has provided consultative services in non-profit management and continuing nursing education for over 15 years.