Terra Merrick started with Saint Luke's College as an adjunct faculty member in 2012. She earned her BSN from William Jewel in 2006. She completed her MSN in Nursing Education from the University of Missouri-Columbia in spring of 2015. She is a member of the NLN (National League of Nursing).
In addition to her faculty obligations, she currently works as an agency nurse. She has worked in a number of settings including ICU, PCU, telemetry, medical surgical, home health and the emergency department. Terra has also functioned as a travel nurse both in the Midwest and on the West Coast.
Her experience includes mentoring new nursing graduates and providing education to patients and family members regarding prevention, care, and management of acute and chronic illness and injury.