- 2007, FNP, Indiana Wesleyan University
Professor Harden is a BSN Nursing Instructor for the School of Graduate and Continuing Studies. She has been teaching pharmacology and pathophysiology for the APN level since 2010 and has been involved in higher education since 2003. Professor Harden is currently serving a three-year term as secretary for the Indiana League of Nursing Board.
Beginning her professional career in the ER, Professor Harden has been in the nursing field for 35 years. She has served as a director of nursing services for 17 years and has been fortunate enough to be involved with the corporate realm of nursing. Additionally, she is a certified state chaplain and serves in a ministry that provides one-on-one counseling to inmates.
Personally, Professor Harden has raised two sons who are now grown. She has one grandson, named Cash, with whom she loves to play board games with and read stories to one another. In her personal time, she loves to cook and create new dishes through recipes she finds on Pinterest.