Nurse Residency Faculty

Lisa Koenig, BSN, RN – Program Coordinator
Lisa has been a nurse for 16 years. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Middle Tennessee State University. Her nursing background includes OB, cardiac, operating room and education.  She can be contacted at lisa.koenig@sth.org.

Karen Demlow- BSN, RN- Critical Care Track Co-Leader
Karen has been a nurse for more than 20 years. She received her Associate’s degree in Nursing from Parkland College, her Bachelor’s degree from Middle Tennessee State University and is currently enrolled in the MSN program through Austin Peay State University. Her nursing background includes med/surg, progressive care, critical care, and education. She can be contacted at kdemlow@sth.org.

Patricia Lynn Thurman, MSN, RN, ANCP- Critical Care Track Co-Leader
Trish has been a nurse for 30 years and has a specialty focus in critical care.  She received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee, and her Master’s of Nursing and Adult and Acute Care from Vanderbilt University.  Her nursing background includes critical care, acute care nurse practitioner, nursing administration, and education.  She can be contacted at patricia.thurman@sth.org.

Beth Broering, MSN, RN-- Emergency Department Track Leader
Beth has been a nurse for over 20 years. She graduated from Western Kentucky universty with her Associate’s in Nursing and her Bachelor’s in Nursing. She graduated from Duke with her Master’s in Nursing. All of Beth’s nursing experience is in emergency/trauma and surgical critical care nursing. Beth recently spent 18 months in Botswana opening up a new hospital and training staff there. She can be contacted at beth.broering@sth.org.

Jennifer Wilkins, BSN, RN- Medical/Surgical Track Leader
Jennifer has been a nurse for 11 years.  She received her Bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Memphis.  Her background includes nursing in the trauma intensive care unit, plastic and reconstructive surgery, clinical sales, oncology, and education.  She can be contacted at jennifer.wilkins@sth.org.

Stephanie Munson, BSN, RN- Women’s Services Track Leader
Stephanie has been a nurse for 16 years.  She received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Alabama and is currently pursuing her Master’s degree from Middle Tennessee State University.  Her nursing background includes neonatal intensive care nursing, oncology nursing, management, and education.  She can be contacted at stephanie.munson@sth.org.

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