Latoya Wells

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

Dr. Latoya Wells has over years 25 of experience within the academic setting. Including instructing students at the Associates, Bachelors and Masters degree levels.

Dr. Wells will serves as a Contributing Faculty member within the Family Nurse Practitioner Masters degree program. Dr. Wells brings with her a wealth of experience both didactic and clinical.

Having close to elven years of clinical practice her area of expertise is family medicine and over twenty-six years of nursing expertise. She has provided care to patients in the following areas internal medicine, family medicine, pediatrics, in-patient, out-patient, hospice, home-health, skilled care, long-term care, and medical-psychiatry. Dr. Wells has a strong research interest in use of Motivational Interviewing within clinical practice. Having completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice Capstone on Motivational Interviewing with Tobacco Cessation, an educational module for Nurse Practitioners.

Courses Taught

NURS 6501C - Pathophysiology

NURS 6512C - Advanced Health Assessment


DNP, Loyoal University of New Orleans

Post-master's Certificate, University of Central Florida

MSN, University of Phoenix

BSN, University of Central Florida

AS, Valencia Community College

Public Service

Quentyn Hunter Love Foundation , Board Member - Orlando