DNP, Educational Leadership, American Sentinel University, Aurora, Colo.
MSN, Nursing Education, American Sentinel University
BSN, Carlow College, Pittsburgh, Pa.


  • Determining Best Practices in DNP Project Requirements: A Delphi Study, 2017 

Awards & Recognition

  • Southwestern Pennsylvania Partnership for Aging Policy and Advocacy Committee     
  • Pennsylvania Action Coalition Nurse Diversity Council 
  • Member of John Merck Family Advisory Board 
  • CEU Reviewer for American Psychiatric Nurses Association 

Professional Memberships

  • American Psychiatric Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Nurses on Boards Coalition 
  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing 
  • Executive Women’s Council of Greater Pittsburgh 
  • Southwestern Pennsylvania Partnership for Aging  

“I love teaching at Carlow because of the sense of community between faculty and students.” — Lugenia Bracero

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