Faculty and Staff

Faculty & Staff

Robert J. Wade, MSN, RN, PhD 



PhD Leadership in Higher Education-  Capella University July, 2011

Masters of Science in Nursing Administration-  Bellarmine University May, 2002

Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Spalding University- May 1997


Beverly Rowland, MSN, RN, CNE

Director of RN to BSN Program, Assistant Professor


Enrolled in Doctorate Studies at Indiana University
Masters of Nursing Science—WKU
Bachelor of Nursing Science—McKendree University
Associate of Nursing Science—Henderson Community College

National Certifications

Certified Nurse Educator through NLN

Professional Service

  • NLN, KLN, ANA, KNA, Sigma Theta Tau International
  • KNA Professional Nursing Practice and Advocacy Cabinet 2009-2013
  • ANA Delegate           
Rhonda Vale, MSN, RN

Clinical / Lab Coordinator

BSN - Austin Peay State University
MSN- Western Kentucky University

National Certification

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

Member Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing