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Faculty Profiles

School of Nursing faculty contact and bio information.


"It's a very positive experience and they (Faculty) are here for you....they really are!"

- Lena Bleckley, School of Nursing Student


 

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Crystal Bennett
Position:  Director and Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 37, Room 105

Crystal Bennett, PhD, RN, Director and Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice, teaches across the Nursing programs

Kathy Andresen
Kathy Andresen
Position: Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 37, Office 111

Kathy Andresen DNP, RN, CNE, Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice, teaches courses in nursing leadership, evidence-based practice, law and ethics, community/public health, and health education in the community.

Davisa Banks
Davisa Banks
Position: Lecturer
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 37, Office 127

Davisa Banks, MSN, RN, Lecturer, teaches Patient Centered Care I & III and Health Assessment.

Tina Taylor
Tina Barbour-Taylor
Position: Lecturer
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Online

Tina Barbour-Taylor, Ph.D., MSN, RN, lecturer, teaches courses in achieving professionalism, gerontology, and patient centered care II.

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Angela Blackburn
Position: Associate Professor
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 41, Room 122

Angela Blackburn, PhD., ARNP, NNP-BC, Associate Professor, teaches Nursing Ethics, Evidence-Based Practice, and Foundations of Nursing Science.

Bush, Jake
Jake Bush
Position: Lecturer
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 37, Room 113B

Jake Bush, PhD, RN, is an alumnus of the RN-BSN and MSN programs at UWF. He teaches Mental Health Nursing Care, and Achieving Professionalism I. Research interests include mental health and LGBTQ health.

Minh-Phuoc (Tina) Ho
Position: TBSN Clinical Coordinator and Lecturer, SoN
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 37, Room 113A

Tina Ho, DNP, MHA, MSN, Lecturer, teaches Patient- Centered Care III, Patient Centered Care IV, and in the graduate program/education track.

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Lela Hobby
Position: Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 41, Room 104

Lela Hobby, DNP, MSN, PHNA-BC, Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice, teaches online courses in the RN to BSN program. She teaches evidence-based practice, and public health and community nursing.

Lindsay Jusino
Lindsay Jusino, MSN, RN, CNE
Position: Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 37, Office 127

Lindsay Jusino, MSN, RN, CNE teaches courses in Patient Centered Care I, Mental Health Nursing Care and Health Assessment. She completed a bachelor’s degree in Psychology at the University of West Florida and is a graduate of the UWF BSN Nursing program.

Pamella Metts
Pamela Metts
Position: Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 41, Office 231

Pamela Metts, BBA, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice, teaches online in the Graduate Nursing Program.

Ida Montgomery
Ida Montgomery
Position: Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 41, Office 231

Ida Montgomery, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice, teaches in the Family Nurse Practitioner Track.

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Billy Morales
Position: Graduate Program Director and Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 41, Office 231

Billy F. Morales, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, Graduate Program Director and Assistant Professor, teaches in the online Master’s of Science in Nursing (MSN) program.

Morris, Mariah
Mariah Morris
Position: Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Online

Mariah Morris, DP, ARNP, CPNP-PC, Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice, teaches online courses in the RN to BSN program and the MSN program.

Ray, Wendy
Wendy Ray
Position: Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 37, Room 123

Wendy Lovelace Ray, RN, PhD, MAJ, Assistant Professor, teaches nursing students in the RN-BSN Program. She has taught Transition to Professional Nursing, Gerontology, and Health Education in the Community.

Jennifer Richter
Position: Instructor
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 37, Office 129

Jennifer Richter, MSN, RN, Instructor teaches Patient Centered Care I, Introduction to Pharmacology, and Healthcare Informatics. She is an alumni of the UWF BSN and MSN programs.

Deno Dustlin
Deno Dustin Rolin
Position: Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 41, Office 218

Deno Dustin Rolin, MD, DNP, FNP-C, Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice, teaches in the Family Nurse Practitioner Track.

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Cynthia Smith-Peters
Position: Undergraduate Program Director, Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 37, Room 110

Cynthia Smith Peters, MSN, MS, DNP, RN, Undergraduate Program Director and Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice, teaches courses in Public and Community Health Nursing, Health Assessment, and Pharmacology.

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Brandy Strahan
Position: Associate Professor
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 41, Room 224

Brandy Strahan, PhD, RN, CNE, Associate Professor, teaches nursing education in the graduate nursing program and has taught Pediatric Nursing, Health Care Informatics, and Patient Centered Care.

Thomas, Jackie
Jacqueline Thomas
Position: Assistant Professor
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 41, Room 102

Jacqueline Thomas, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, Assistant Professor, teaches in the Family Nurse Practitioner Track.

Van Der Like, Jill
Jill Van Der Like
Position: Director of Nursing Skills & Simulation Learning Center and Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 37, Room 109B

Jill Van Der Like, DNP, MSN, RNC, Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice is the Director of the Nursing Skills & Simulation Learning Center for the University of West Florida School of Nursing.

Karen White-Trevino
Position: Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • Office Location:  Building 41, Room 126

Karen White-Trevino, DNP, RN, NE-BC, ACHE, Caritas Coach® is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice and teaches nurse executive courses in the graduate program.

Adjuncts


Ms. Andrea Page

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • emailapage@uwf.edu

Ms. Angela Willis

Mr. Cary Brown

Dr. Cathy Dearman

Ms. Christina Rials

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • emailcrials@uwf.edu

Dr. Cynthia Morgan

Dr. Dawn Frederic

Dr. Donna Fowler

Dr. Faith Garrett

Dr. Jacquelyn Mendoza-Lu

Dr. Janice Hoff

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • emailjhoff@uwf.edu

Ms. Kalyn O'Connor

Dr. Lisa Teachnor

Ms. Michelle Alexander

Ms. Olivia Mullins

Ms. Patti Lee

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • emailplee2@uwf.edu

Ms. Randi Cramer

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • emailrcramer@uwf.edu
  • Office Location: Building 72, Room 273

Dr. Rebecca Hall

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • emailbhall@uwf.edu

Dr. Rosalyn Thomas

Ms. Tania Hall

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • emailthall@uwf.edu

Dr. Theresa Kyle

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: School of Nursing
  • emailtkyle@uwf.edu

Dr. Tonya Powell