Cathy Rinker

Contributing Faculty
College of Nursing
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Cathy Jo Rinker received her Doctor of Nursing Practice in Nursing Informatics Leadership at the Post American Sentinel University in June 2021 and her board certification in Nursing Informatics from the American Association of Colleges of Nursing in 2014. She currently serves as a contributing faculty member in the College of Nursing at Walden University. Dr. Rinker has been in higher education for since 2007 instructing nursing students at the Pennsylvania College of Technology, an affiliate of the Pennsylvania State University, and undergraduate and postgraduate health science students at Lock Haven University. Professionally, Dr. Rinker is a Director of Advisory Services for a large health technology company and a former Director of Health Services at a large rural integrated health network.

Courses Taught

NURS 605N - Transforming Nursing and Healthcare Through Technology


DNP, American Sentinel University

Postbaccalaureate Certificate, American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

MSN, University of Phoenix

BSN, Pennsylvania College of Technology

AAS, Pennsylvania College of Technology