PhD, University of Arizona; MSN, University of Phoenix; BSN, University of Wisconsin

Research Interests

Vulnerable populations; chronic illness management; nursing informatics; online education


Dr. Benzel-Lindley is currently an independent consultant as an education specialist to multiple online nursing programs. Her online teaching experience has been with Walden University, Regis University, Rocky Mountain University, and the University of Phoenix. Previously she taught at the Nevada State College, University of Nevada–Reno and the University of Nevada–Las Vegas. She has taught at all levels of nursing education, including undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral. She has had several peer-reviewed publications and provided presentations at both national and international nursing research conferences.