Dr. Walsh has over 40 years of professional nursing experience. She has held leadership positions in healthcare organizations, an emergency nursing professional organization, and nursing education, most recently as the Dean of a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree program. She has experienced leading organizational culture change initiatives and many years of teaching experience at all nursing degree levels. Dr. Walsh holds certifications as a Certified Nurse Educator (CNE), Board Certified Nurse Executive - Advanced (NEA-BC), and Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN). Dr. Walsh joined the Walden faculty as a contributing faculty member in 2022 and teaches courses in the DNP program.
DNP, Rush University
MS, Rush University
Postbaccalaureate Certificate, Benedictine University
BSN, Northern Illinois University