Contact Us

Dr. Shirleatha Lee

Shirleatha Lee Ph.D., RN, CNE
Dean and Professor, Mary Black Endowed Chair for Nursing

864-503-5444

Felicia Jenkins - Associate Dean, Spartanburg Campus

Felicia Jenkins, Ph.D., MSN, RN
Associate Dean, Spartanburg Campus

864-503-5441

Lynette M. Gibson - Associate Dean, Greenville Campus  Director of Research in Nursing

Lynette M. Gibson, Ph.D., RN
Associate Dean, Greenville Campus 
Director of Research in Nursing

864-552-4254

Toshua Kennedy - Director of Graduate and RN-BSN Programs

Toshua Kennedy, PhD, MPH, PHCNS-BC
Director of RN-BSN Track and Graduate Program

864-552-4256

Terri Whitaker Terri Whitaker - Director of Nursing Student Services

Terri Whitaker, M.Ed.
Director of Nursing Student Services
Transfer adviser for four-year, BSN track

864-503-5486

Trish Wade - BSN Adviser

Trish Wade, MBA
RN-BSN Adviser

864-552-4262

Ebony Smith  - Nursing Academic Advisor

Ebony Smith, M.Ed. 
Nursing Academic Adviser

864-503-5404

Craig Sudduth - Nursing Academic Adviser

Craig Sudduth, M.Ed.
Nursing Academic Adviser

864-503-5508

Logan Camp-Spivey- Director of Simulation

Logan Camp-Spivey, MSN, RN
Director of Simulation

864-503-5460

Tracey Bourgoin - Administrative Assistant to the Dean

Tracey Bourgoin, M.A.
Administrative Assistant to the Dean

864-503-5444

Laurie Ellis - Administrative Assistant to the Associate Dean

Laurie Ellis
Administrative Assistant to the Associate Dean, Spartanburg Campus

864-503-5441


Administrative Assistant to the Associate Dean, Greenville Campus

864-552-4248

Adrian Smith - Administrative Assistant

Adrian Smith
Administrative Assistant, RN-BSN and MSN Tracks

864-552-4266


Mary Black School of Nursing 
Health Education Complex
300 North Campus Boulevard
Spartanburg, SC 29303
nursing@uscupstate.edu

 

Full-Time Faculty

Dr. Kendra Allison
Assistant Professor of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing

Dr. Darlene Amendolair
Associate Professor of Professional Nursing Role Transition, Current Topics in Nursing, and Leadership in Nursing Practice

Dr. Stephanie Barnhill
Assistant Professor of Community and Public Health Nursing

Sarah Branan
Senior Instructor of Medical Terminology, Pathophysiology for Health Professionals, Health Assessment, and Pharmacology

Vera Bratnichenko
Instructor of Health Assessment and Foundations of Nursing

Dr. Tamara Cook
Assistant Professor of Child Health Nursing

Ryan Crawford
Senior Instructor of Pathophysiology for Health Professionals, Pharmacology, and Evidence-Based Practice

Ambre Ellison
Instructor of Health Alterations I and Health Alterations III 

Lisa Erwin
Instructor of Professional Nursing Role Transition and Health Alterations II

Sidney Eskew
Instructor of Medical Terminology, Health Alterations II, and Senior Practicum in Professional Nursing

Rhonda Farrell
Instructor of Health Assessment and Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Dr. Katharine Gibb
Assistant Professor of Introduction to Professional Nursing and Director of Accreditation & Assessment

Latasha Gooden
Instructor of Foundations of Nursing and Health Alterations II 

Lindsay Grainger
Instructor of Leadership in Nursing Practice and Community and Public Health Nursing

Kimberly Green
Instructor of Foundations of Nursing and Child Health Nursing 

Luanne Green
Instructor of Medical Terminology and Health Alterations I

Stacie Hamilton
Instructor of Child Health Nursing, Quality and Patient Safety, and Senior Practicum in Professional Nursing

Dr. Dawn Henderson
Assistant Professor of Evidence-Based Practice and Digital and Information Literacy for Nurses

Dr. Tracy Hudgins
Associate Professor of Evidence-Based Practice, Leadership in Nursing Practice, and Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Monique Jones
Senior Instructor of Community and Public Health Nursing, and Senior Practicum in Professional Nursing

Dr. Colleen Kilgore
Assistant Professor of Introduction to Professional Nursing, Current Topics in Nursing, Evidence-Based Practice, and Quality and Risk Management in Health Systems Leadership

Katie McDaniels
Instructor of Health Alterations I, Professional Nursing Role Transition, Current Topics in Nursing, Leadership in Nursing Practice, and Professional Nursing Issues

Dr. Kristi Miller
Assistant Professor of Pathophysiology for Health Professionals, Digital and Information Literacy for Nurses, and Community and Public Health Nursing

Tracey Miller
Senior Instructor of Health Assessment, Health Alterations I, and Leadership in Nursing Practice

Mary Myers
Senior Instructor of Nursing of Childbearing Families and Women's Health, Professional Nursing Issues, and Senior Practicum in Professional Nursing

Lisa Phillips
Senior Instructor of Health Assessment, Child Health Nursing, and Senior Practicum in Professional Nursing

Emily Russell
Instructor of Health Alterations II

LiNa Shu
Instructor of Health Assessment and Foundations of Nursing

Jennifer T. Smith
Instructor of Health Alterations III and Senior Practicum in Professional Nursing

Sharon T. Smith
Senior Instructor of Nursing of Childbearing Families and Women's Health and Quality and Patient Safety

Jessica Stoelting
Instructor of Health Assessment, Foundations of Nursing, and Current Topics in Nursing

Beatriz Torres
Instructor of Health Alterations II and Leadership in Nursing Practice

Helen West
Senior Instructor of Medical Terminology and Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Myra Westbrooks
Instructor of Nursing of Childbearing Families and Women's Health