Professor Brooke Epperson received her Master’s of Nursing Education at Western Governors University in 2016. After receiving her Bachelor’s degree at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in 2010 and her Associates degree from Cleveland State Community College in 2006.  She plans to graduate with a DNP from UTC in Nursing Administration Systems in May 2020.  Professor Epperson has experience in adult trauma ICU, emergency room, nurse manager of a 34 bed cardiac unit, as well as labor and delivery and long term / skilled care nursing. In addition to working in the emergency room, she is a clinical instructor for both level 1 and level 2 students in the undergraduate program. She is currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of Tennessee and is also certified in Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, and Pediatric Advanced Life Support.