Adelphi University Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing; Salem State University M.A. Nursing Education; University of Maine Ph.D.As a practicing registered nurse, Jean worked in medical/surgical, telemetry, and cardiac ICU units. She also held positions in an infirmary as the evening/day nurse at the University of Rochester, Rochester, NY.
As a nurse educator, Jean has held faculty positions and administrative positions at MassBay Community College, including Director of Nursing and Dean of Nursing and Health Sciences. She also held Commissioner and site visitor positions on the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
Jean continues to provide administrative and consulting services to nursing programs nationally as a nurse educator consultant.