Marlene R Pietrocola, DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC

Chair of Nursing Department


  • Doctor of Nursing Practice, Organizational Leadership, University of Kansas
  • Master of Science in Nursing, Louisiana State University Medical Center
  • M.B.A., Webster University
  • BSN, Graceland University

Professional Background

  • Chair, Nursing Department – Tabor College – Wichita [current position]
  • Clinical Operations Director, Asbury Park, Newton, Kansas (2008-2011)
  • Adjunct Faculty, Master’s in Health Administration Program, Webster University, 2009 – 2011
  • Director, Cardiovascular and Critical Care Services, Wesley Medical Center, Wichita, Kansas (2004-2007)
  • Medical Services Flight Commander, Deputy, Chief Nurse Executive, 22nd Medical Group, McConnell, AFB, Kansas (2000-2004)
  • Chief, Quality/Utilization Management, Deputy, Chief Nurse Executive, 22nd Medical Group, McConnell, AFB, Kansas (2000-2001)
  • Director, Quality/Utilization Management TRICARE Northeast Lead Agent, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC (1997-2000)
  • United State Air Force, Nurse Corp, Lieutenant Colonel (Retired)

Leadership, Organizational Participation and Community Involvement

  • Association of Nursing Executives
  • Kansas Organization of Nurse Leaders
  • Society of Air Force Nurses
  • Nurses Christian Fellowship
  • Kansas State Nurses Association
  • Kansas Health Ethics Board of Directors
  • Epsilon Gamma-at-large Chapter of STTI (Board Member)

Courses Taught

  • Ethics and Values in Nursing
  • Evidence-based Nursing Practice
  • Applied Statistics
  • Professional Nursing Capstone Experience
  • Leadership & Community Health Practicum


  • Sigma Theta Tau Induction Ceremony, Keynote Speaker (2012)
  • Master’s Thesis – Nursing Case Management: What Difference Does it Make? (LSUMC 1995)

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