Faculty

Faculty

Dr. Vangie DeLeon, Chairperson

Vangie DeLeonHS-2.132
698-2861
vdeleon@delmar.edu
Professor

Courses taught

Fundamentals, Maternal-Child, Clinical, Vocational Courses

Education

BS - Occupation Education-Corpus Christi State University 
MSN - Texas A&M University Corpus Christi
PhD - Texas Woman’s University-Houston

Certificates and Awards

NISOD Excellence Award
Texas Board of Nursing Task Force to Study Implications of the Growth of Nursing Education Programs in Texas 2012

Professional Organizations

National League Of Nursing
National Organization for Associate Degree Nursing
Texas Organization for Associate Degree Nursing
Texas Association of Deans & Directors of Professional Nursing Programs
TCCTA

Publications/Research

Dissertation: Access to a Wrist Home Blood Pressure Monitor and Hypertension Among Mexican American Women: A Randomized Controlled Trial


Dr. Jennifer McWha, Program Director

JenniferMcwhaHS-3.258
698-2894
jmcwha2@delmar.edu
Professor

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) Instructor- American Heart Association

Professional Organizations

Sigma Theta Tau; TNA; TCCTA; NOADN/TOADN

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


KELLEY BAZEMORE, MSN, RN

Kelley BazemoreInstructor
HS-3.260
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
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


Yessinia cantos, RN

yessinia CantosFNP-C
Instructor
HS-3.218
698-2879
ycantos@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

Clinical, Advanced Concepts of Med-Surg Labs

EDUCATION

Florida Atlantic University - BSN

Florida Atlantic University - MSN

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

Family Nurse Practitioner, ACLS, BLS

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

AANP


Dr. sandy Dawod

sandy dawodAssistant Professor
HS-3.322
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
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


Catherine Duggan, MSN, RN

catherine dugganAssistant Professor
HS-3.244
698-2870
cduggan@delmar.edu

COURSES TAUGHT

HPRS, Health Assessment, Maternal-Child, Clinical

EDUCATION

Old Dominion University - BSN

Walden University - MSN

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

Certified Nurse Educator

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

INASCL


Dr. Linda Earwood

Linda earwoodSimulation/Lab Coordinator; Assistant Professor
HS-3.248
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


diana Elizondo, MSN, RN

Diana elizondoInstructor
HS-3.252
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


Dr. Darla Green

Darla GreenAssistant Professor
HS-3.244
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
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


Sylvia Herrlich, MSN, RN

Sylvia HerrlichHS-2.246
698-2873
sherrlich2@delmar.edu
Associate Professor


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 


Dr. Donna Huddleston


Dr Donna HuddlestonHS-3.310
698-2874
dhuddleston@delmar.edu
Associate Professor
Faculty Coordinator: Nursing Success Center
Faculty Coordinator: Dementia Collaborative & CareHouse


COURSES TAUGHT

Health Assessment, Pharmacology, Foundations, Clinical
Nursing Success Class & Service Learning with Dementia Exemplar
Stress-Busting for Family Caregivers; Schmieding Family Caregiver Dementia; Schmieding Family Caregiver Skills, Virtual Dementia Tour Facilitators; Stress-Busting for Family Caregiver Facilitators.

Education

Purdue University - BSN
University of Illinois-Chicago - MSN
University of Illinois-Chicago - PhD

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse (CHPN)
Certified Nurse Educator (CNE)
Approved Educator for Hospice & Palliative Care Association

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse, TCCTA, ANA, MNRS, SNRS, NOADN, Sigma Theta Tau

Publications/Research

Huddleston, D., & Chaiphibalsarisdi, P. (2009, March). Thai nurses memorable experiences of dying. Paper presented at the Midwest Nursing Research Society (MNRS) Annual Conference, Minneapolis, MN.
Huddleston, D., & Chaiphibalsarisdi, P. (2009, July). Thematic analysis: Memorable end-of-life experiences of Thai nurses. Paper presented at the International Council of Nursing Congress, Durban, SA.
Huddleston, D. (2011, May). Thai army wives and community healthcare volunteers, Cooperating for detection and treatment of breast cancer. Keynote Speaker. Breast Cancer Awareness Workshop, Thai Army Base, Ratchaburi Province, Thailand.
Huddleston, D. (2012, November). Focus groups and grantsmanship. Poster presented at the National Organization of Associate Degree Nursing (N-OADN) Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA.
Huddleston, D. (2013, June). Nursing school collaboration to implement Hispanic-American family focused dementia care programs. Paper presented at the 11th International Family Nursing Conference, Minneapolis, MN.
Huddleston, D. (2013, August). Starting an evidence-based program on a shoe-string budget. Paper presented presentation at the Texas Association of Aging Programs: Nutrition Program and Senior Center Director’s Regional Summit, Corpus Christi, TX.
Huddleston, D. (2013, October). Collaboration for Hispanic-American family caregivers, Caring for Person with dementia. Poster presented at the HPNA 7th Annual Clinical Practice Forum “Integrations of Palliative Care Concepts: Neurological Conditions,” Pittsburg, PA.
Huddleston, D. (2013, November). Impact of a CareHouse on campus for a dementia collaborative. Paper presented at the 3rd Aging & Society Conference, Chicago, IL.
2013. Principal Investigator. Service Learning and Dementia for ADN Students grant. N-OADN $1000..
2011-2013. Principal Investigator Statewide At-Risk Tracking Nurses (SATIN) retention grant. $95,000 THECB.


Diana Keeler, MSN, RN

Diana KeelerHS-2.250
698-2869
dkeeler@delmar.edu
instructor


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. Helen Manibusan

Helen ManibusanHS-2.320
698-2888 
hmanibus@delmar.edu
instructor


COURSES TAUGHT

Health Care Concepts, Professional Nursing Competencies, Clinical Common Concepts

EDUCATION

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

 

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

NRP instructor, ACLS, CPR, RNC-MNN


 

Dr. Casey Moebius, DNP, RN

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

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.

Michael Potter, MSN, RN

Michael PotterNP-C

HS-2.216
698-2877
mpotter@delmar.edu
Associate Professor

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


Dr. Deborah Skoruppa, MSN, RN

Deborah SkorrupaHS-2.256
698-2882
dskoruppa@delmar.edu
Professor

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 Valentine698-2892 
gvalenti@delmar.edu
instructor


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 WellsHS-2.248
698-2884
swells1@delmar.edu
Associate Professor


COURSES TAUGHT

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

EDUCATION

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


Joyce salinas

Joyce SalinasHS-2.132
698-2860
nurseed@delmar.edu
Administrative Assistant

Christina Perez

Christina PerezHS-2.250
698-2613
cperez70@delmar.edu
Lab Assistant

Elizabeth barron

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

Minnie reyes

HS-2.102 and HS-2.254
698-2863 or 698-2892
mreyes@delmar.edu
PT Office Assistant


Michelle Mogavero-Twist, MSN, MBA. RN

Nursing Instructor

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

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