Professional Bio


  • Ph.D. in Nursing, University of Colorado, Denver
  • M.S. in Community Health Nursing, University of Colorado, Denver
  • B.S.N., Arizona State University

Professional Memberships

  • Sigma Theta Tau, Alpha Kappa Chapter, Chair
  • National Nursing Centers Consortium, Education and Program Development Committee
  • American Nurses Association (ANA
  • Colorado Nurses Association (CNA)
  • National League for Nursing (NLK)
  • American Organization of Nurse Executives
  • Friends of Nursing (Past Chair of Nominating Committee)
  • Regis University President's Council
  • Regis University Sullivan Program for Free Enterprise, Board member

Clinical Certifications and Expertise

  • Clinical Nurse Specialist in Community Health Nursing with Master's Focus in Nursing Management
  • CEO, Moving Mountains Community Health Services, Denver, CO
  • Certified Nurse Educator

Research & Scholarship

Research Interests

Interface of Professional Nursing with Academia: Readiness for Nursing Practice, Clinical Nurse Leader Role
Sustainability Models: Community-Based Health Centers, Evidence-Based Practice
Teaching Effectiveness: Social Media and Communication Effectiveness (Interprofessional)

Recent Publications

Pennington, K.; Buxton, T.; Carlson, R.; Fricke, C.; McPherson, P.; Spade, C. A Case Study in Converting an Entire Program Into a Blended/Flipped Format for Technology Challenged Nursing Students. National League for Nursing. Poster. Philadelphia, PA. October 2013.

Casey, K., Fink, R., Jaynes, C., Campbell, L., Cook, P., & Wilson, V. (2011). Readiness for practice: The senior practicum experience. Journal of Nursing Education, 50(11), 646-652. doi: 10.3928/01484834-20110817-03.

Campbell, L., Gilbert, M. A., & Laustsen, G. R. (2010). Clinical coach for nursing excellence. Philadelphia: Davis.

Recent Presentations

Suit, L., & Campbell, L. (February 22, 2013) Countdown to accreditation: concept mapping for a quality curriculum. Metro State University Teacher-Scholar Forum. Denver, CO.

Campbell, L. (October 27, 2012) An Academic-Community Partnership to Imbue an Accelerated BSN EBP Course with Real World Meaning, 39th Annual National Conference of the Professional Nurse Educators Group: Nurse Educators: On a Journey of Excellence, Philadelphia, PA.

Campbell, L. (2011) 22nd Annual Rocky Mountain Regional Multidisciplinary Research and Evidence-Based Practice Symposium 2011, Denver: An Academic-Community Partnership for EBP: Giving Voice to Patient Preferences for a Young Man Living with Locked-in Syndrome

Casey, K., Fink, R., Campbell, L., Jaynes, C., Wilson, V., & Cook, P., (2009) 20th Annual Rocky Mountain Regional Multidisciplinary Research and Evidence-Based Practice Symposium 2009, Denver: Readiness for Practice: The Senior Practicum Experience

Awards & Recognition

  • Funded Research Award, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Alpha Kappa Chapter-at-Large: A Case Study of the Clinical Nurse Leader Role, 2011