The Nursing department welcomed Jolyn to the faculty in August 2022. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing and a Bachelor of Arts and Science in Spanish from South Dakota State University. She is also working toward a doctorate in Nursing Practice. Jolyn’s experience includes working as a registered nurse in the emergency department and as a resource nurse/house supervisor. She and her husband live in Watertown with their three children. In her free time, she loves spending time with her family and camping.