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Stacey Stanek

Assistant Director and Professor of Nursing

Stacey Stanek
Contact Stacey Stanek
855-2226 Email

Main Campus Riverton:HEALTH AND SCIENCE CENTER 241

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“I love watching students’ progress as they develop into competent and safe caregivers. Their transition in the final semester is truly amazing.”


Stacey is a certified nurse educator with a doctorate in educational leadership.

Stacey has been a nurse for 24 years, with a background in labor and delivery, medical surgical nursing and hospice. She has enjoyed working with students at CWC since 2003. Stacey has conducted research on predictors of NCLEX-RN pass for students in an ADN program. Special interest areas include concept-based learning, nursing simulation, and team-based learning.


Associate Degree in Nursing, Central Wyoming College

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Wyoming

Master of Science in Nursing Education, University of Wyoming

Doctor of Nursing Practice, American Sentinel University


Committee Work and Professional Memberships include:

ReNEW Curriculum and Evaluation Committee – 2016

Certified Nurse Educator – 2013

Nurse Educators of Wyoming – 2012

ReNEW Professional Development Committee - 2011

Sigma Theta Tau International - 2006

American Nurses Association - 2004

Wyoming Nurses Association - 2004

National League for Nursing - 2003

Why is CWC's nursing program so unique?

I think the CWC nursing program is special because the environment is state-of-of-the-art, learner-centered, and is very focused on students. The members of the nursing faculty are a cohesive team with a shared goal of student success.