Master of Arts in Teaching Dept. - Boise
The Boise Center welcomed Joanne Gray as a half-time assistant professor of education in 2009. For the previous six years, she worked as a school nurse and as a middle school teacher for the Garden Valley School District in Garden Valley, Idaho. Prior to that, she created and implemented a school-based health program for her rural community in 2002. She also was a medical review nurse, reviewing and adjudicating medical claims, for Blue Cross of Idaho from 1997 to 2000.
Before that, she served as a maternal child health nurse for the St. Croix Tribal Health Department in Wisconsin from 1995-97. Joanne earned a Master of Arts in Teaching degree from the Boise Center in 2007 and has been working as an adjunct professor for the university’s SPS program. She earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Oregon Health Sciences University at the La Grande campus in 1993.