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Faculty and Staff

Faculty:

 

Michael Cox DNP,  MHA, RN

 

Title: Director of Nursing (Interim)

 

Education:  

DNP, Doctorate of Nursing Practice, May 2020, Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama


MSN, Masters of Nursing, December 2016, The University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, Texas


MHA, Masters of Health Administration, August 2001, Baylor University, Waco, Texas


BSN, Nursing, May 1993, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas


BS, Bio-Medical Science, May 1987, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas

 

Clinical Background:

PRN

Director of Surgical Services

Director of Nursing and Director of Specialty Care Nursing

Director of Perioperative Nursing

Director of Clinical Services and Patient Safety Officer

 

Office Phone Number: 903-463-8649

 

Email:  coxm@grayson.edu

 

Office Number:  HS 130


Lori Hoover, MS, RN

 

Title: ADN Program Coordinator

 

Education: ADN, BSN, MS

 

Clinical Background: Critical Care, Cardiac

 

Office Phone Number 903-415-2534

 

GC email: hooverl@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 102


Michael Anders, DNP, RN

 

Title: ADN, BSN Professor

 

Education: Doctor of Nurse Practice - Nursing Education and Leadership

American Sentinel University, Aurora, Colorado

Masters of Science in Nursing - University of Phoenix, Phoenix, Arizona

Associate Degree Nursing - Grayson College, Denison, Texas

Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration

Business Administration/Economics - Austin College, Sherman, Texas

 

Clinical Background: Emergency Medicine/Trauma, ICU, Dialysis, and Education.

 

Office Phone Number: 903-463-8683

 

GC email: andersm@grayson.edu

 

Office Location: HS 105 


Stacy Anders, MSN, RN

 

Title: Nursing 1 Team Coordinator, ADN Professor

 

Education: MSN

 

Clinical Background: Emergency Room, Pediatric & Adult Home Health, ICU

 

Office Phone Number: 903-415-2576

 

GC email: anderss@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 125


Cynthia Bain MSN, RN, CNE

 

Title: ADN Nursing Professor

 

Education:

MSN Walden University, Education 2010
BSN University of Texas at Tyler  1989
ADN  Central Texas College  1981 

 

Clinical Background: 

ICU, ER, Med/Surg, Long Term Skilled Care

 

Office number:  903-463-8619
GC email: bainc@grayson.edu 
Office Room number:  HS 111

Kelli Bowen, DNP, RN, CHSE

 

Title: ADN Professor

 

Education:

ADN, Grayson College

BSN, University of Texas Arlington

DNP, Samford University

 

Clinical Background: Medical-Surgical, Gerontology and School Nursing

 

Office Phone Number: 903-415-2550

 

GC email: bowenk@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 109


Courtney Clement, MSN, RN

Title: ADN Professor

 

Education:

Bachelor of Science in Biology- Abilene Christian University

Bachelor of Science in Nursing- East Central University

Masters of Science in Nursing- University of Texas 

 

Clinical Background: Medical-Surgical

 

Office Phone Number: 903-415-2564

 

GC email: clementc@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 123

 


Erin Conklin, MSN, RNC

Title: ADN Professor

 

Education:

Masters of Science in Nursing Education

Bachelors of Science in Nursing

 

Clincal Background:

Neonatal Nursing Manager, Neonatal Program Director, Newborn Nursery RN and Charge Nurse, Neonatal ICU RN, Charge Nurse, Clinical Coach

 

Office Phone Number: 903-415-2511

 

GC Email: conkline@grayson.edu 

 

Office Number: 

 


Allison Collins, EdD, RN, CNE

 

Title: ADN Professor

 

Education:

Associate in Applied Science

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Master of Science in Nursing Education

Doctorate of Education in Instructional Leadership in Nursing Education (candidate)

 

Clinical Background: Medical-Surgical Nursing, Public Health, Step-down and Cardiac Care, Home Health, and Psychiatric

 

Office Phone Number: 903-463-8678

 

GC Email: collinsa@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 110


Michael Cox, DNP, MHA, RN

 

Title: ADN Professor

 

Education:

Master of Science in Nursing, UT Tyler, 2016

Master of Health Administration, Baylor, 2001

Bachelor of Nursing Science, Stephen F. Austin, 1993

Bachelor of Science, Bio-Medical Science, Texas A&M University, 1987

 

Clinical Background: Oncology, Operating Room, Emergency Room, Critical Care

 

Office Phone Number: 903-463-8649

 

GC email: coxm@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 119


Jacqueline Cross, MS, RN

 

Title: ADN Professor

 

Education:

MSN

 

Clinical Background: ICU

 

Office Phone Number: 903-415-2627

 

GC email: crossj@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 117


Rondie Escamilla, MSN, RN

 

Education:

ADN, BSN, MSN

 

Clinical Background: Cardiology, Medical-Surgical

 

Office Phone Number: 903-415-2554

 

GC Email: escamillar@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 106


Hannah Holt

Title: ADN Professor

 

Education:

MSN, BSN

 

Clinical Background: RN (PRN) in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit, ICU Charge Nurse

 

Office Phone Number: 903-415-2560

 

GC Email: holth@grayson.edu 

 

Office Number: Room 115


Brooke Jones, MSN, RN

 

Title: ADN Professor

 

Education:

ADN, BSN, & MSN

 

Clinical Background: Medical-Surgical, Perioperative, ICU, & Emergency Room

 

Office Phone Number: 903-463-8680

 

GC email: jonesb@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 120


Christy Kendrick, DNP, RN

 

Title: ADN Professor

 

Education:

Associate Degree, Nursing, 1999, North Central Texas College

Bachelor of Science, Nursing, 2001, University of Texas Arlington

Master of Science, Nursing, 2017, University of Phoenix

 

Clinical Background: Obstetrics, Newborn, and Women's Health

 

Office Phone Number: 903-463-8643

 

GC Email: kendrickc@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 122


Josephine LoCoco, MSN, RN

 

Title:  ADN Professor

 

Education:

Bachelor of Science, Nursing, 199, California State University - San Bernadino

Master of Science, Nursing Education, 2013, Texas Women's University

 

Clinical Background: Medical-Surgical, Pediatrics

 

Office Phone Number: 903-463-8611

 

GC Email:lococoj@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 111


 


Dinah Peters, MSN, RN

 

Title: ADN Professor

 

Education:

BBA, Computer Information Systems, University of North Texas, 1982

AAS:  Nursing, Grayson College, 2006

BSN:  Nursing, University of Texas at Arlington, 2011

MSN:  Nursing Administration, University of Texas at Arlington, 2013

 

Clinical Background: Medical-Surgical, Cardiac, Renal, Oncology, ICU

 

Office Phone Number: 903-463-8763

 

GC Email: petersd@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 124


Marty Richardson, MSN, RN

 

Title: ADN Professor

 

Education:

ADN-Grayson College

BS-Texas Woman’s University

BSN-Texas Woman’s University

MSN - Texas Woman’s University

 

Clinical Background: Emergency Room, Cardiology, Hospice Administration, and

Medical-Surgical

 

Office Phone Number: 903-463-8767

 

GC email: richardsonm@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 121


Sondra L. Ringler, DNP, RN-BC, PCCN

 

Title: ADN Professor

 

Education:

DNP – Educational Leadership

 

Clinical Background: Adult Medical-Surgical, Critical Care, Progressive Care

 

Office Phone Number: 903-463-8796

 

GC email: ringlers@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 128


Robert P. Savage, MSN, RN

 

Title: ADN Professor

 

Education:

BSN, MSN

 

Clinical Background: Adult Acute and Critical Care, 25 years US Army Nurse Corps

 

Office Phone Number: 903-415-2575

 

GC email: savagebo@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 113


Vonda Skjolsvik, DNP, RN

 

Title: ADN professor

 

Education:

BSN, MSN, DNP

 

Clinical background: 15 years in ICU and 10 years in Emergency Department

 

Office phone number: 903-416-2609

 

GC email: skjolsvikv@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 111


 Amy Solomon

 

 Title: ADN Faculty Instructor

 

Education:

MSN, RN

 

Clinical Background: Freestanding ED - Manager, PRN, Case Manager, CNO, Director of Outpatient Services/ER, ER Charge Nurse

 

Office Phone Number: 903-415-2510

 

GC Email: solomona@grayson.edu

 

Office Number:


Brenda Uhrig 

 

Title: ADN Professor

 

Education:

MSN, BSN, AAS

 

Clinical Background: Nurse/Preceptor, Nursing Clincal Faculty, Simulation and Skills Lab Responsibilities, Simulation Leadership Development Program

 

Office Number: A114

 

Office Phone Number: 903-463-8686


Lorinda Wall, BSN, RN

 

Title: Health Science Lab Coordinator

 

Education:

ADN, BSN

 

Clinical Background: Home Care, G.I., Pre-Liver Transplant, Medicine Overflow

 

Office Phone Number: 903-463-8672

 

GC Email: wall@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 206


Johnathan Warner, BSN, RN

 

Title: ADN Professor

Education:

Masters of Science of Nursing (candidate) – WGU – Estimated Graduation Fall 209

Bachelors of Science of Nursing – WGU

 

Clinical Background: ICU

 

GC email: warnerj@grayson.edu

 

Office Phone Number: 903-415-2568

 

Office Number: HS 108


Shelly D. Wright, MS, RN

 

Title: ADN Professor, Team Leader for RNSG 2414

 

Education:

ADN Grayson Nursing

BS Chemistry

BS Nursing

Master of Science

 

Clinical Background: Medical-Surgical, ICU, Home Health

 

Office Phone Number: 903-415-2553

 

GC email: wrights@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: HS 107


Staff:


Becki Rathfon, MA, LPC-I

 

Title: Health Sciences Admissions & Advising Specialist

 

Education:

MA-Clinical Mental Health Counseling

BS-Psychology & Criminal Justice

AS-Psychology

AAS-Criminal Justice

 

Clinical Background: Clinical Mental Counseling – Focus on Higher Education

 

Office Phone Number: 903-415-2623

 

GC email: rathfonb@grayson.edu

 

Office Number: Advising Center

 


Jennifer Hill

Title: Health Science Administrative Assistant

 

Education:

 

Office Phone Number: 903-463-2520

GC email: hillj@grayson.edu 

Office Number:


Chantal Zalewski

 

Title: Health Science Admission Specialist

 

Education:

BS - Criminal Justice

AS - Health Sciences

Clinical Background: Patient Advocate

 

Office Phone number: 903-463-2643

GC email: Zalewskic@grayson.edu

Office Number: HS 317