Stephanie graduated from Oklahoma City Community College nursing program in the Spring of 1996 and worked initially with post-surgical patients and then medical-surgical patients for 20 years. In 1999 she started teaching full-time working with LPN students until 2007. She earned her Bachelor’s degree at Southern Nazarene University in 2003, her Master’s degree from Southern Nazarene University in 2010, and was inducted into Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society. Stephanie started working at Oklahoma City Community College as a full-time Professor of Nursing beginning in 2007. She has taught in many of the different nursing pathways, including the Traditional pathway, Career Ladder Pathway (CLP), and BADNAP. Stephanie has been a Team Leader for CLP and most recently moved into the Nursing Clinical Coordinator Position Fall 2021. She enjoys the outdoors spending time with her husband and two boys.