Here are all the people, degree programs, and spaces associated with research on Nursing Education & Professional Development in The Capstone College of Nursing.

Casey Bass, MSN, RN, FNP-BC

Instructor (205) 348-4237 ccprater@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education MSN, Samford University, 2013 ADN, Bevill State Community College, 2010 Biography Casey Bass is a full-time clinical instructor at CCN.  She received her ADN from Bevill State Community College in 2010 and MSN as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Samford University in 2013.  As an ADN, she worked […]

Susan Welch, EdD, RN, CNE

Associate Professor (205) 348-3812 srwelch@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education EdD, Instructional Leadership, The University of Alabama, 2011 MSN, Nursing Education, University of West Georgia, 2005 BSN, University of West Georgia, 2001 ASN, Darton College, 1994 Biography Dr. Welch earned her EdD in Instructional Leadership for Nurse Educators from the University of Alabama in 2011 and her […]

Wanda Martin Burton, PhD

Assistant Professor (205) 348-7486 wmburton@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education Ph.D., Health Education & Health Promotion, The University of Alabama, 2017 MS, Human Development & Family Studies, The University of Alabama, 2012 BA, Psychology, The University of Alabama, 2003 Biography Dr. Burton received a bachelor’s degree in 2003 and a Master of Science in 2012. Dr. Burton […]

Amber Williams, MSN, BSN, RN

Instructor (205) 348-7107 anwilliams7@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, University of North Alabama, 2019 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, The University of Alabama, 2013 AS, Applied Science in Nursing, Shelton State Community College, 2010 Biography Amber Williams is a full-time clinical instructor at CCN. She is a proud alumni of our […]

Mark Merrill, DNP, CPNP-AC/PC

Clinical Assistant Professor (205) 348-2263 rmerrill@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education DNP, Nursing, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2015 MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, Pediatric NP, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2014 MS, Health Sciences, Touro University, 2006 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, Troy State University, 1993 Biography Dr. Richard Merrill entered nursing at […]

Kristen Keen, PMHNP-BC

Instructor (205) 348-2089 kkeen@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, Nursing, Vanderbilt University, 2019 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, Cumberland University, 2015 BS, Legal Studies, University of Central Florida, 2011 Biography Kristen Keen received her BSN from Cumberland University in 2015. Prior to this, she graduated from the University of Central Florida […]

Jill R. Hobbs, EdD, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, ANCP-BC, CNE

Clinical Assistant Professor (205) 348-0423 jrhobbs@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education EdD, Educational Doctorate for Nursing Educators, The University of Alabama, 2018 FNP-BC, Post Master’s Family Nursing Practitioner Program, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2008 MSN, Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2005 BS, Nursing, The University of Alabama, 2001 […]

Heather S. Cole, MSN, RN, CNEn

Director of Simulation Instructor (205) 348-1491 hscole@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, Nursing Education, The University of North Alabama, 2019 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, The University of Alabama, 2013 Biography Mrs. Cole obtained her BSN from the University of Alabama Capstone College of Nursing in December of 2013 and an […]

Kimberly Wilson, DNP, CRNP, FNP-C

Clinical Assistant Professor (205) 348-6024 kewilson14@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education DNP, Advanced Practice with Educator Concentration, Samford University, 2019 MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2007 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, The University of Alabama, 1995 Biography Dr. Kimberly Wilson is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the […]

Kacie W. Duncan, MSN, RN, CCRN-K

Instructor (205) 348-6578 kwduncan@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, Nursing Education, The University of Alabama, 2019 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, The University of Alabama, 2013 Biography Kacie Duncan is a full-time clinical instructor at CCN. She is a proud alumni of our program who graduated with her BSN in 2013. […]

Staci A. Simmons, DNP, CRNP, CPNP-AC

Clinical Assistant Professor (205) 348-3074 sasimmons7@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education DNP, Nursing, The University of Alabama, 2019 MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner – Acute and Continuing Care, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2006 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2002 Biography Dr. Staci Abernathy Simmons is […]

Cheryl B. Hines, EdD, MSN, CRNA

Clinical Assistant Professor (205) 348-6983 cbhines@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education EdD, Instructional Leadership for Nurse Educators, The University of Alabama, 2015 MSN, Nurse Anesthesia, State University of New York, 1984 BSN, Nursing, Jacksonville State University, 1980 Biography Dr. Hines received her B.S.N. from Jacksonville State University in 1980. She earned a M.S.N. in Anesthesia from the […]

Mahalia Gray Barrow, MSN, RN, CNL

Instructor (205) 348-9871 magray@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, Clinical Nurse Leadership, The University of Alabama, 2012 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, The University of Alabama, 2010 ADN, Nursing, The University of West Alabama, 2009 Biography Mahalia Gray Barrow is a full-time clinical instructor at the Capstone College of Nursing. She […]

Keri A. Barron, PhD, RN, CNE

Assistant Professor (205) 348-9846 kabarron@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education PhD, Nursing, The University of Southern Mississippi, 2017 MSN, Nursing, William Carey University, 2013 BSN, Nursing, Mississippi University for Women, 2012 ADN, Nursing, Meridian Community College, 2008 Biography Dr. Barron received her ADN from Meridian Community College in 2008 , BSN from Mississippi University for Women in […]

Jessica Johnson, MSN, RN, PNP-PC

Instructor (205) 348-5311 jessica.johnson@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education MSN, Dual Acute and Primary Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2015 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, The University of Alabama, 2010 Biography Jessica Johnson is a full-time instructor for the Capstone College of Nursing. She received her BSN from The University of Alabama Capstone […]

Sarah Robinson, EdD, RN, BA

Instructor (205) 348-7092 robin047@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education EdD, Instructional Leadership in Nursing Education, The University of Alabama, 2021 MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, Case Management, The University of Alabama, 2014 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, The University of Alabama, 2006 BA, Art History, The University of Colorado, 2001 Biography Sarah Robinson received her BSN […]

Teresa D. Welch, EdD, MSN, RN, NEA-BC

Associate Professor (205) 348-0422 tdwelch@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education EdD, Instructional Leadership for Nurse Educators, The University of Alabama, 2016 MSN, Case Management, The University of Alabama, 2014 BSN, Nursing, The University of Alabama, 1987 Biography Dr. Welch holds a Nurse Executive Advanced Board Certification, with extensive experience in operations management and team building. Dr Welch […]

Abby G. Horton, EdD, RN, CHC, CLC

Assistant Professor (205) 348-7107 abby.horton@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education EdD, Instructional Leadership for Nurse Educators, The University of Alabama, 2021 MSN, Nursing Case Management, The University of Alabama, 2011 BSN, Nursing *Cum Laude, The University of Alabama, 2010 BS, Political Science *Magna Cum Laude, The University of Alabama, 2006 Biography Abby Grammer Horton is an Assistant […]

Monika Wedgeworth, EdD, RN, CNE

Associate Professor (205) 348-6643 mwedgeworth@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education EdD, Instructional Leadership for Nursing Educators, The University of Alabama, 2013 MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, Nursing Case Management, The University of Alabama, 2003 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, The University of Alabama, 1997 Biography Dr. Wedgeworth received her BSN from the University of Alabama in […]

Haley Strickland, EdD, MSN, RN

Associate Professor Traditional BSN Coordinator (205) 348-2705 hestrickland@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education EdD, Instructional Leadership, The University of Alabama, 2013 MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, Clinical Nurse Leader, The University of Alabama, 2009 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, The University of Alabama, 2004 Biography Dr. Haley Strickland has been teaching at the Capstone College of […]

Andrea Sartain, EdD, MSN, RN, CNL

Assistant Professor (205) 348-9845 afsartain@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education EdD, Instructional Leadership for Nurse Educators, The University of Alabama, 2018 MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, Clinical Nurse Leader, The University of Alabama, 2010 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, The University of Alabama, 2003 Biography Dr. Sartain received her BSN from The University of Alabama’s Capstone […]

Stephanie L. Ragland, MSN, RN

Instructor (205) 348-7430 slragland@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education MSN, Nurse Educator, Samford University, 2011 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, Samford University, 1997 ADN, Nursing, Samford University, 1995 Biography Stephanie Ragland received her ADN from Samford University in 1995. In 1997, she received her BSN from Samford University. She received her Master of Science in Nursing from […]

Rebecca Owings, EdD, MSN, FNP-BC

Assistant Professor (205) 348-0421 cowings@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education EdD, Instructional Leadership in Nursing Education, The University of Alabama, 2016 MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner Program, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2009 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, The University of Alabama, 1997 BS, Biology, The University of Alabama, 1989 Biography Dr. […]

Sara K. Kaylor, EdD, RN, CNE

Associate Professor (205) 348-2713 skkaylor@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education EdD, Instructional Leadership for Nurse Educators, The University of Alabama, 2012 MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, Nursing Case Management, The University of Alabama, 2011 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, The University of Alabama, 2005 Biography Dr. Sara Kaylor received her BSN from The Capstone College of […]

Ann Graves, PhD, RN

Professor (205) 348-0868 agraves@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education PhD, Clinical Health Sciences, University of Mississippi Jackson, 2007 MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, Adult Health Nursing, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1983 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, The University of Alabama, 1979 Biography Barbara Ann Graves is a Professor in the Capstone College of Nursing […]

Sandra M. Estes, EdD, RN, CCRC

Clinical Assistant Professor (205) 348-1029 sestes@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education EdD, Instructional Leadership in Nursing Education, The University of Alabama, 2017 MSN, Masters of Science in Nursing, Case Management, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2004 BSN, Bachelor Science in Nursing, The University of Alabama, 2003 Biography Dr. Estes graduated from nursing school in 1991. Dr. […]

Michelle Cheshire, EdD, RN

Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs RN Mobility Coordinator (205) 348-1022 mcheshire@ua.edu (205) 348-5559 Education EdD, Instructional Leadership for Nurse Educators, The University of Alabama, 2013 MSN, Clinical Nurse Specialist/Community Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1991 BSN, Nursing, Auburn University, 1988 Biography Dr. Cheshire received her BSN from Auburn University in 1988 and her MSN […]