Faculty & Staff

Faculty & Staff

Dr. Jennifer McWha

JenniferMcwhaChair and RN to BSN Program Director, Professor
HS-2.126a
361-698-2894
jmcwha2@delmar.edu

Courses Taught

Foundations; Pharmacology; Complex Medical-Surgical (both eLearning and traditional delivery); Clinical

Education

BSN - Arizona State University
MSN - Texas A&M University-CC
PhD - Texas Woman’s University-Denton

Certificates and Awards

Certified CPR (BLS) - American Heart Association

Professional Organizations

Sigma Theta Tau; TNA; TCCTA; OADN/TOADN (Board of Directors: Secretary)

Publications/Research

Served as reviewer and question writer.
NCLEX-RN Questions and Answers Made Incredibly Easy. (2004). In Springhouse (Ed.), (3rd ed.), Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. ISBN 1-58255-450-1.

Served as reviewer and question writer.
Medical-Surgical Nursing Made Incredibly Easy. (2003). In Springhouse (Ed.), Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. ISBN 1-58255-269-X.
Dissertation: Reasons Minority ADN Students Voluntarily Withdraw From Their Nursing Programs


Dr. Linda Earwood

linda-earwood.jpgADN/LVN Program Director, Assistant Professor
HS-2.132A
361-698-2876
learwood@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

Pharmacology; Foundations; Health Assessment; Clinical

EDUCATION

University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio - BSN

Texas A&M University Corpus Christi - MSN

American Sentinel- Doctorate

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

NLN; INASCL


Audrey Alton MSN, RN

Audry AltonInstructor
HS-3.318
361-698-2680
aalton2@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

RNSG 1533 Health Care Concepts II (Theory and Lab)
RNSG 2362 Clinical II
RNSG 1126 Professional Nursing Concepts II

EDUCATION

Del Mar College - ADN
The University of Texas at Arlington - BSN
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi - MSN

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

American Nurses Association (ANA)
Texas Organization for Associate Degree Nursing (TOADN)
National League for Nurses (NLN)
Sigma Theta Tau

Awards/Certificates

BLS


Angeli Christian, MSN/Ed, Rn

angelichristian.jpgInstructor
HS-3.306
361-698-2893
achristi@delmar.edu

Courses taught

RNSG 1161, RNSG 1430, RNSG 1216, RNSG 1533, RNSG 1538, RNSG 2362, RNSG 2363

Education

University of Arlington, Arlington - 2020 Masters of Science in Nursing, Nsg Education
Chamberlain University, Downers Grove IL - 2017 Bachelor's in Nursing, Presidential Honors
Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi - 2007 Bachelors in Studio Fines Arts, Magna Cum Laude
Del Mar College, Corpus Christi - 2004 Associates in Art - Studio Arts
Centennial College,  Ontario, Canada - 1995 Nursing Diploma

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

NLN Graduate Student Membership since 2020
Sigma Theta Tau International, Chapter Phi Pi

AWARDS/CERTIFICATES

BLS Certified 2020-2022
Designing and Teaching Online Certification 2022


Sarah Clark, MS, RN

Instructor
HS-3.324
361-698-2617
sclark15@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

Health Care Concepts IV, Clinical IV, Professional Nursing Concepts IV

EDUCATION

University of Missouri - Columbia - Bachelor of Science in Nursing

University of Southern Mississippi- Master of Science in Nursing

CERTIFICATE & AWARDS

American Heart Association CPR (BLS) Certification

Concentration in Early Intervention through the University Affiliated Program and the School of Nursing at the University of Southern Mississippi

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

TCCTA, NOADN


KELLEY BAZEMORE, MSN, RN

Kelley BazemoreInstructor
HS-3.260
361-698-2881
kbazemore2@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

Clinical

EDUCATION

University of Dallas - MBA Health Services
West Texas A&M University - BSN
Southwestern University - B.M. (Violin Pedagogy) 
University of Texas Pan Am – AAS Nursing

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

Certified Medical Surgical Registered Nurse (CMSRN)
AHA CPR (BLS) Instructor, TNCC; AHA PALS Instructor

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Sigma Theta Tau International; Texas Nurses Association, American Nurses Association, Academy of Medical Surgical Nurses, Association for Nursing Professional Development, Texas Community College Teachers Association, Texas Organization for Associate Degree Nursing 


Mary Borchardt, MSN, RN

Mary BorchardtAssociate Professor
HS-3.254
361-698-2861
mlortiz@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

LVN to RN Transition; Complex Med-Surg; Advanced Med-Surg;Clinical

EDUCATION

Corpus Christi University - BSN

Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi - MSN

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

ENA, NLN, NOADN


Dr. sandy Dawod

sandy dawodAssistant Professor
HS-3.322
361-698-2612
sdawod@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

Health Care Concepts 1, Professional Nursing Concepts, Professional Skills Competencies, Clinical 1

EDUCATION

Del Mar College-Associates in Applied Science Registered Nursing,
Corpus Christi State  University-BSN
Texas Woman's University-MS
American Sentinel University-Doctorate of Nursing Practice

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

NLN, NOADN, Sigma Theta Tau


Sandra De Leon, MSN, RN

Instructor
HS-3.316
361-698-2675
sdeleon49@delmar.edu

Courses taught

Health Care Concepts 1, Clinical 1

Education

Texas A&M International - BSN

Texas A&M Corpus Christi - MSN

Certificate & Awards

American Heart Association CPR (BLS) Certification

Vision, Hearing, and Spinal Certification, Honor Society of Nursing

Professional Organizations

NLN, Signa Theta Tau International


diana Elizondo, MSN, RN

Diana elizondoInstructor
HS-3.252
361-698-2868
delizondo14@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

Clinical; Complex Med-Surg

EDUCATION

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi - BSN

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi - MSN

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

TNCC, PALS, CEN, ENPC

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

ENA


ruBy estrada

Rudy EstradaInstructor
HS-3.314
361-698-2890
restrada13@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

Vocational nursing courses, E-line foundations and medical surgical, assessment for bridge students, common and complex medical-surgical Courses (face-to-face), and fundamentals for first semester students. Clinical for medical-surgical courses, and fundamental’s course, Professional nursing competencies, Professional Nursing Concepts I and II, Lab for Advanced Medical-surgical course.

EDUCATION

Del Mar College - Certificate in Vocational Nursing

Del Mar College - Associate Degree in Applied Science in Registered Nurse Education

Texas A & M - Corpus Christi Texas - BSN

Texas A & M - Corpus Christi Texas - Nurse Specialist (18-graduate hours)

Texas A& M  - Corpus Christi Texas - MPH

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

2001 National Collegiate Nursing Award

2007 Nominated for Teacher of the Year

2013 Nominated for Teacher of the Year

2014 Nominated for Teacher of the Year

2016 Nominated for Teacher of the Year

2017 Nominated for Teacher of the Year

2019 Nominated for Teacher of the Year

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONs

National League of Nursing

Texas Nursing Association, District 17


Dr. Darla Green

Darla GreenAssistant Professor
HS-3.244
361-698-2887
dgreen29@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

Complex Med-Surg, Pharmacology, Health Assessment, Foundations, Clinical

EDUCATION

Del Mar College - Corpus Christi Texas - AND

Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi Texas - MSN

American Sentinel- Doctorate

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

Family Nurse Practitioner

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONs

TCCTA; Oncology Nursing Society


Floyd Green, MSN, RN

Floyd GreenInstructor
HS-3.246
361-698-2895
fgreen@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

(LVN EDUCATION), Medical Surgical Nursing, Pharmacology, Anatomy & Physiology, Nutrition, Gerontology, Disease Control & Prevention, Medication Administration, Basic/Advanced Nursing Skills, Mental Health and Mental Illness, Leadership and Professional Development, Clinical. 

(Continuing Education), Medication Aide Program Instructor, Certified Nurse Aide Instructor (HPRS)

(RN Education), Informatics

(RN this Semester), Introduction to Health Care Concepts, Health Care Concepts, Professional Nursing Concepts I, Clinical

EDUCATION

University of Phoenix (2013) - Master of Science in Nursing (emphasis on Education)

University of Phoenix (2011) - Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Excelsior College (2006) - Associate Applied Science of Nursing

Bee County College (1996) - LVN Certificate

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

CPR, SMQT (Texas State Surveyor),Distance Learning Online Certification

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

TAVNE (Texas Association of Vocational Nurse Educators) 1999 - 2014 National League of Nursing TCCTA


Krystal Harvey, MSN, RN

kcunning1.jpegInstructor
HS-3.310
361-698-2874
kcunning1@delmar.edu

Courses Taught

Clinical II, Clinical IV, Professional Nursing Concepts IV

Education

BSN - Texas A&M University - CC
MSN - Colorado Technical University

Certificates and Awards

Certified CPR (BLS) - American Heart Association


Sylvia Herrlich, MSN, RN

Sylvia HerrlichAssociate Professor
HS-2.246
361-698-2873
sherrlich2@delmar.edu

Courses Taught

LVN to RN Transition, Common Concepts of Adult Health, Clinical

Education

University of Texas at Austin - BSN
University of Texas at Austin - MSN

Certificates & Awards

All recognition awards achieved during active duty military service.

Professional Organizations

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners 


Diana Keeler, MSN, RN

Diana KeelerInstructor
HS-2.250
361-698-2869
dkeeler@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

RNSG 2539 Health Care Concept IV, RNSG 2138  Professional Nursing Concepts (hybrid online), RNSG 1161, 2362, 2363, 2360 Clinical for Levels I-IV.

EDUCATION

Texas A & M Corpus Christi - MSN in Nursing Education - 2013
Texas A & M Corpus Christi - BSN in Nursing Education - 1994
Corpus Christi State University - BBA General Business - 1991
Del Mar College - Associate of Applied Science- Nursing - 1987
Del Mar College - Associate of Arts - 1982

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

BLS/ACLS Certified;

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Texas Community College Teachers Association, ANA, TNA


Dr. Casey Moebius, DNP, RN

Casey Moebius Instructor
HS-2.252
361-698-2880 
cmoebius@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

Foundations, Adult Health/Medical Surgical, Simulations, Health Care Concepts II, Professional Nursing Concepts II

EDUCATION

  • American Sentinel University, Aurora, Colorado - Doctor of Nursing practice, Educational Leadership
  • University of Phoenix, Phoenix, Arizona - Master of Science in Nursing, specialization in healthcare education
  • Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego, California - Bachelor of Science in Nursing

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

Public Health Nurse
BLS Certified

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Sigma Theta Tau
Texas Organization for Associate Degree Nursing

Publications/Research

  • Contributing author to Nurse Reference Series: Pathophysiology Made Incredibly Easy, 6th edition
  • Research: Evaluating the Impact of a Piloted Nurse Faculty Success Program on Perceived Teaching Effectiveness, a Retrospective Study.

Michelle Mogavero-Twist, MSN, MBA, RN

Instructor
HS-3.281
361-698-2879
mmogaverotwist@delmar.edu

Courses Taught

Clinical III; Clinical IV; Health Care Concepts III

Education

Texas Woman's University - Master of Science in Nursing
Texas Woman's University - Master of Business Administration
Texas Woman's University - Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Tyler Junior College - Associate Degree in Nursing
Baylor University - Biology Chemistry Major

Certification & Awards:

BLS, ACLS, PALS


Michelle Peters, BSN, RN

michelle-peters.jpgAssistant Instructor
HS3-312
361-698-2865
mpeters9@delmar.edu

 

Courses taught

RNSG 1216: Professional Nursing Competencies, RNSG 1430: Health Care Concepts - Lab, RNSG 1533: Health Care Concepts II - Lab, RNSG 1538: Health Care Concepts III - Lab, RNSG 2362: Clinical II, RNSG 2363: Clinical III

Education

Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi - BSN

Certifications and Awards

Certified CPR (BLS) - American Heart Association
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) - American Heart Association

Professional Organization

American Nurses Association (ANA)

Michael Potter, MSN, RN, NP-C

Michael PotterAssociate Professor
HS-2.216
361-698-2877
mpotter@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

Advanced Med-Surg; Clinical; Professional Nursing Review and License

EDUCATION

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi - BSN
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi - MSN

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

Family Nurse Practitioner

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

TCCTA, AANP, Sigma Theta Tau


Emily Petrikas 

Beginning Fall 2022

 

Courses Taught

 

Education

 

CERTIFICATIONS AND AWARDS

 

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATION

 


Theresa Schneider, MSN, RN

theresa-schneider.jpgInstructor
HS-3.308
361-698-2862
tschneider@delmar.edu

 

Courses Taught

Health Care Concepts, Lab, Clinical

Education

Del Mar College - ADN
American Sentinel University - BSN
Capella University - MSN

Certificates and Awards

BLS, ACLS, NRP

Professional Organizations

Alpha Delta Nu, Delta Epsilon Tau


MELODY L. SKINNER, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC    

Assistant Professor
HS-3.222
361-698-2612 
mskinner2@delmar.edu  

COURSES TAUGHT 

Health Care Concepts Theory, Lab, Clinical, Level II, IV 
Pediatric Content Expert 
Professional Nursing Competencies, Level II, IV  
Health Assessment for RN – BSN 

EDUCATION 

Trident Technical College S. Carolina  - ADN 
University Kentucky – BSN 
University Kentucky – MSN 
Western University of Health Sciences California –DNP 
The Ohio State University  BS in Education 
George Washington University  AS Medical Lab Technology 

CERTIFICATES AND AWARDS 

PNCB – Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care 
APRN  -  Texas and California 

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS 

Sigma Theta Tau (STTI)  
Texas Nurse Practitioners TNP  
NAPNAP 
OADN 
TCCTA 
Coastal Bend APN 

PUBLICATIONS 

Skinner, M. (2015). Keep Reading: 10 Ways to Instill a Basic Skill in your Kids. Ready Set Grow Spring/Summer 2015 CW Publishing Group. p. 58-62. 


Dr. Deborah Skoruppa, MSN, RN

Deborah SkorrupaProfessor
HS-2.256
361-698-2882
dskoruppa@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

Advanced Med-Surg; Clinical for Advanced Med-Surg;  Professional Nurse Review and Licensure Preparation

EDUCATION

Corpus Christi State University - BSN 
Texas A&M University-CC - MSN
Frontier Nursing University - DNP 

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

Certified Nurse Educator
Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
CPR Instructor for American Heart Association
Excellence in Education Award from Sigma Theta Tau International
Rural Health Champion-Nursing from Texas Rural Health Association
Past Certified Emergency Nurse
Past Certified Occupational Health Nurse Specialist

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society, Eta Omicron Chapter Immediate Past President
Frontier Nursing University Honor Society
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Texas Nurse Practitioners
Coalition for Nurses in Advanced Practice
Texas Organization for Associate Degree Nursing
Past President of Coastal Bend Chapter of Emergency Nurses Association
Coastal Bend Advanced Practice Nurses

Publications/Research

Contributor to ACC Atlas of Pathophysiology (2010) Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins: Philadelphia, PA.
Contributor to Nursing Procedures Manual (an electronic institutional product) to be marketed by Wolters and Kluwer: Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins: Philadelphia, PA.
Contributor to Anatomy & Physiology Made Incredibly Easy! 4th Edition (2012) Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins: Philadelphia, PA.
Reviewer for McMaster for Evidence-based Journals
Research: Improving Medication Access in Rural Communities


Geraldine Valentine, MSN, RN

Geraldine ValentineInstructor
HS-3.220
361-698-2885 
gvalenti@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

Taught Advanced Med-Surg; Professional Nursing Review; Clinical

EDUCATION

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi - MSN & BSN

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

BLS

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Sigma Theta Tau; AACN


Sylvia Wells, MSN, RN

Sylvia WellsAssociate Professor
HS-2.248
361-698-2884
swells1@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

Fundamentals, Complex Med-Surg, Clinical, Mental-Health

EDUCATION

Dickinson State University - BSN
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi - MSN


Joyce salinas

Joyce SalinasAdministrative Assistant
HS-2.132
361-698-2860
nurseed@delmar.edu

Christina Perez

Christina PerezOffice Assistant
HS-2.250
361-698-2613
cperez70@delmar.edu

Melody Lawrence

melody-lawrence.jpgAdministrative Assistant RN to BSN Program
HS-2.126
361-698-2809
mlawrence@delmar.edu
rntobsn@delmar.edu

Elizabeth barron

Nursing Success Center Lab Assistant 
HS-2.102
361-698-2863 or361-698-2864
ebarron5@delmar.edu

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