Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, Masters of Science in Nursing, 1975

University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 1972

Area of Clinical Expertise:

  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • In addition to a faculty role, maintains a per diem nursing position on an inpatient locked psychiatric adult unit.


 Elements of Discovery

  • Poster presentation – “Facilitating the Application of Psychiatric Nursing Theory to Student’s Clinical Practice”. 18th Annual Conference for Nurse Educators, Saint Anselm College, June 3, 2010



Nursing Program

  • Member, Curriculum Committee
  • Mentor, Adjunct clinical faculty
  • Mentor, Various graduates around preparing for the NCLEX-RN, resume writing, preparing for a job search, encouraged continuing education, discussing job-related issues in the psychiatric setting.

Profession of Nursing

  • National League for Nursing member
  • Massachusetts Nursing Association member
  • Massachusetts Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Program (SARP) for BORN member


  • University of Maryland Alumni Association member
  • Member, North Reading Cultural Council member