School of Nursing

Full-time Faculty & Staff

(912)260-4356

FAX: (912)260-4451

Name Title Phone Email Office

Dr. Carter, Jaime
EdD, MSN, RN

Dean and Professor of Nursing

(912) 260-4358

jaime.carter D - Nursing Building
Jewell, Tonya
MSN, RN
Assistant Professor of Nursing (912) 260-4370 tonya.jewell D - Nursing Building
Jowers, Shanda
MSN, RN
Assistant Professor of Nursing (912) 260-4360 shanda.jowers D - Nursing Building
Pirkle, Darlene
MSN, RN
Associate Professor of Nursing (912) 260-4364 darlene.pirkle D- Nursing Building
Strickland, Kasey
MSN, RN
Associate Professor of Nursing (912) 449-7450 kasey.strickland W - Educational Building
Dr. Thigpen, Scott
DNP, MSN, RN, CCRN
Professor of Nursing (912) 260-4359 scott.thigpen D - Nursing building
Thornton, Lauren
MSN, APRN, FNP-C
Associate Professor of Nursing (912) 449-7455 lauren.thornton

W - Educational Building

Thrift, Lindsay 

APRN, FNP-BC

Assistant Professor of Nursing (912) 449-7454 lindsay.thrift W - Educational Building

Walker, Elise 

MSN, RN

Assistant Professor of Nursing (912) 260-4362 elise.walker D - Nursing Building

Waters, Cathleen 

MSN, APRN, FNP-BS

Assistant Professor of Nursing (912) 449-7457 cathleen.waters W - Education Building