Amber starting teaching in the Practical Nursing Program in 2011. Her responsibilities include medical surgical clinical and lecturing. She also teaches OB theory and OB clinical at Prairie Lakes Hospital. Prior to working at Lake Area Technical College she worked on the Medical/Surgical/Pediatric unit at Prairie Lakes Hospital in Watertown. Amber is a graduate of Watertown High School and graduated from USD with a BA in Biology. She then received a BS in Nursing from South Dakota State University and a Master’s degree from UND in 2013. Amber is married with a son and daughter. She enjoys music, gardening, and spending time outside.