Practical Nursing Instructor

Academics - Health & Human Services

East Grand Forks - Office #405 N

My Professional Experience

I have been teaching full time for the Practical Nursing Department since 2004. I teach on campus nursing courses, skills lab courses, online courses, and PN clinicals.
Prior to my career in academia, I was employeed in a variety of health care settings. I have worked in Long Term Care (various positions), Home Health, Rural Hospital setting, and 15 years in an acute post-op surgical nursing department.

My Education

1983 Practical Nursing License
1987 Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of North Dakota
2012 Masters of Science in Nursing Education from the Minnesota State University Moorhead.
I have also served as a current EMT for 14 years.

Contact Karen

Main Phone

(218) 793-2542

Other Phone or Fax


Mobile Phone


  • East Grand Forks Campus
  • 2022 Central Avenue NE
  • East Grand Forks, MN 56721
  • Phone: 218.793.2800
  • Toll Free: 1.800.959.6282
  • Thief River Falls Campus
  • 1101 Highway One East
  • Thief River Falls, MN 56701
  • Phone: 218.683.8800
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  • Northland Aerospace
  • 13892 Airport Drive
  • Thief River Falls, MN 56701
  • Toll Free: 1.800.959.6282
  • Roseau Site
  • 121 Center St E. Suite 200
  • Roseau, MN 56751
  • Phone: 218.463.1606

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