Associate of Arts summa cum laude, Fort Wayne Bible College, 1972. Graduate with highest honor, West Suburban Hospital, Oak Park, Illinois, 1975. Bachelor of science in nursing with high honor, University Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, 1977.
Master of Science, University Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, 1980.
Staff nurse West Suburban Hospital, 1975-1977. Teaching assistant University Illinois Medical Center, 1980. Staff nurse Highland Park (Illinois) Hospital, 1981-1982, Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana, Illinois, 1982-1987.
Assistant professor Bethel College, Mishawaka, Indiana, since 1994. Acting program director division of nursing, Bethel College, Mishawaka, Indiana, 1995-1997, program director, 1997-2002. Staff nurse St. Joseph's Hospital, Mishawaka, Indiana, 1994-1997.
Seminar/workshop speaker, since 1982. Clinical nurse specialist, 1985-1987. Campus nurse, Jamaica Theological Seminary, Kingston, Jamaica, 1988-1993, lecturer abnormal psychology, 1992-1993.
Thesis secretary Caribbean Graduate School Theology, Kingston, Jamaica, 1988-1993. Nursing consultant Development and Behavioral Evaluation Services, South Bend, Indiana, 1994. Team member Medical Group Mission, Liberia, 1975.
Volunteer clinic nurse St. Andrew's Settlement, Kingston, 1991-1993. Co-leader Bethel College Task Force Team Jamaica, 2001. Missionary World Partners, 1987-1993.
Member institutional animal care and use committee University Notre Dame, 1996-1998. Program evaluator National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission, since 1997, evaluation review panel Associate Degree in Nursing programs, since 2003. Nursing instructor Kaplan programs, since 2003.
Graduate clinical preceptor Ball State University, 2004. Manuscript reviewer Field Artillery Davis Company, since 2003. Continuing education reviewer ANA/Indiana State Nurses Association, since 1996.
Item writer National League of Nursing Certified Nurse Eduator Exam, 2005. Member internal review board Madison Center, South Bend, Indiana, since 2005.