Cheryl Johnson, MSN, CRNA, Associate Director for Didactic Education
Cheryl Johnson is a graduate of Regis University in Denver (BSN), The Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences (MSN), and she is engaged in doctoral study at Western Carolina University. Her experience as a nurse anesthetist varies from tertiary care hospitals to single-practitioner rural institutions. As a military CRNA, she has worked in a range of geographical settings, as distant as Japan. Her education experience includes serving as director of the nurse anesthesia program at Western Carolina University, where she implemented many advances in curriculum and technology.
As the Associate Director for Didactic Education, she is responsible for classroom teaching, program accreditation, and educational outcomes. She will play a key role in development of our clinical doctoral program and distance education capability.