Rhonda joined Lake Area Technical College in October 2004 as a Practical Nursing Instructor and continues to work in the Nursing department as faculty for both the RN and LPN campus and online programs. The nursing profession has given her a multitude of opportunities from working in a small hospital to larger facilities and as a manager of a recovery room in a same-day surgery center. Rhonda graduated from the University of Mary in Bismarck, ND, in 1988 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing. She obtained her Master of Science degree in Leadership in Health Care Systems with an education focus from Regis University in Denver in 2009. Most recently, she earned a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from Chamberlain College of Nursing in Downers Grove, IL. Rhonda is married and has three children. Any spare time is spent camping, riding motorcycle, and helping her husband run his business.