Andrea Yontz is an assistant professor for the Judge-McRae School of Nursing at Mars Hill University and has been a registered nurse for 25 years. Current courses taught include nursing statistics, and leadership, management, and bioethics. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing through Winston Salem State University and her Master of Science in Nursing from Appalachian State University. She is currently pursuing a PhD in nursing at the University of Missouri – Columbia as well as graduate certification in participatory health research. Andrea currently holds a certification in case management. Her clinical experience includes critical care, pulmonary, care management, chronic disease management, and community health.
She lives in the beautiful mountains of Marshall, North Carolina with her husband. They have two adult children and an assortment of farm animals and pets. She enjoys anything outdoors including hiking and camping.
“I value my family, faith, and the rural community that I call home”.