Education

BSN - Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan

MSN - Adelphi University, Garden City, New York

EdD - Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan

Recent Honors

2005 - Elected as a fellow of the American Academy of Nursing

2005 - Co-authored volume Florence Nightingale Today Selected as the American Journal of Nursing book of the year

Selected Presentations

July 16, 2010 - Lake, K, & Crane, P. Nightingale in Training: The Harley Street Experience . Podium presentation for the centennial Nightingale Conference, Embley Park, Wiltshire, England.

February 4, 2011 - Making history work for you. Podium presentation for the State Convention of the Nursing Students’ Association. Grand Rapids, MI.

April 27, 2011 - Understanding Nightingale as a 21st Century Visionary Keynote Presentation for Leadership Development series for the Southern California Kaiser Permanente Leadership Meeting, Anaheim, CA.

April 27, 2011 - The Power of One . Leadership Development series for the Southern California Kaiser Permanente Leadership Meeting, Anaheim, CA.

March 14, 2012 - Forever contemporary: Florence Nightingale in the 21st century . Keynote - Michigan Nurse’s Association Legislative Day, Lansing, MI.

May 9, 2012 - The power of one: Implementing the Nightingale legacy . Keynote for leadership symposium, Genesis Health System, Davenport, IA.

May 12, 2012 - Florence Nightingale: Visionary, Reformer and Nurse . Invited presentation for nationally broadcast webinar sponsored by Gannett in celebration of Nurse’s Week.

November 1, 2012 - Learning Leadership from Nightingale . Keynote presentation Michigan Association of Nurse Executives, Howell, MI.

November 15, 2011 - Forever contemporary: Florence Nightingale in the 21st century . Keynote presentation of Omicron Delta Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau leadership session, Dallas, TX.