Mitzi Averette, MSN, RN, CNE, CHSE

Mitzi Averette

B.S.N., Medical College of Georgia; M.S.N., Grand Canyon University Bio: Mitzi Averette received her B.S. in Nursing in 1977 and worked in hospitals and other healthcare settings for over 25 years before transitioning her career to include academic teaching.  Starting Read More …

Cheryl Bearringer, DNP, RN, CNE

Dr. Cheryl Bearringer

B.S.N., Spring Arbor University; M.S.N., D.N.P., George Washington University; CNE Bio: Dr. Bearringer began her nursing career 28 years ago, first as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), then an Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN-RN), to a Bachelor of Science in Read More …

Cheryl Dodson, DNP, MBA, RN, CCM, CNE

Dr. Cheryl Dodson

B.S.N., East Carolina University; M.B.A., M.S.N., D.N.P., Union University Bio: Dr. Dodson has been a Registered Nurse for nearly a decade and a half. She obtained a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from North Carolina State University, a Bachelor Read More …

Tom Johnston, DNP, RN, CNM, IBCLC

Tom Johnston

B.S., Austin Peay State University; M.S.N., University of Rhode Island Certifications: CNM, IBCLC Bio: Dr Jarold “Tom” Johnston DNP, CNM, IBCLC is an Associate Professor of Nursing teaching Maternal-Child nursing, Human Lactation, nursing theory and research. He is well known Read More …

Shannon Matthews, DNP, RN, CHSE

Dr. Shannon Matthews

B.S.N., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.S.N., East Carolina University; D.N.P., Gardner-Webb University Bio: Dr. Matthews has been a nurse for more than 25 years and in nursing education since 2002. She has lived in North Carolina most Read More …