Located In

Grand Rapids, MI 49505

Dr. Amelia "Amie" Kenyon

As a seasoned nurse educator,  with a wealth of experience in curriculum development, instructional design, teaching methodologies, Learning Management System (LMS) administration, and website design, I bring a unique blend of academic rigor, technological proficiency, professionalism, a great sense of humor, and pedagogical innovation to the field of education.

As a nurse, I have a background in hospice, long term care, psych and addicition, and urgent care medicine. I have maintained all of my skills and stay up to date with best practices. 

RN License Michigan

RN LIcense Ohio

RN LIcense Florida

Key skills and expertise

Clinical Skills: As a dedicated nurse with exceptional clinical skills, I feel that this embodies the essence of compassionate care and expertise. With a keen eye for detail and a profound understanding of medical principles, I navigate the complexities of patient care with grace and proficiency. My ability to assess, diagnose, and treat patients is marked by precision and efficiency, which I feel instills confidence in both patients and colleagues. Whether administering medication, monitoring vital signs, or executing intricate procedures, I do so with unwavering competence and a steadfast commitment to the well-being of those under their care. My proficiency extends beyond technical tasks; I feel that I possess a profound capacity for empathy, fostering meaningful connections with patients and providing support during moments of vulnerability.

Leadership SkillsAs a nurse leader I bring exceptional leadership skills that embody the epitome of collaborative excellence within the healthcare realm. With my natural ability to inspire and motivate, I am able to foster a culture of teamwork and empowerment among their peers. Mhy leadership is characterized by a profound commitment to patient-centered care, driving my teams to deliver services of the highest caliber. Through effective communication and mentorship, I am able to cultivate a supportive environment where every member feels valued and capable of contributing their best. In times of crisis or uncertainty, I maintain a calm demeanor and use strategic and critical thinking to serve as a guiding light, instilling confidence and rallying my teams to overcome challenges with resilience and determination. My visionary approach extends beyond the bedside, as I actively advocate and push for innovative practices and continuous improvement within the healthcare system. As a beacon of leadership, I not only elevate the standards of care but I also inspire those around them to reach new heights of excellence in service to others.

Curriculum Development: With a keen understanding of the evolving healthcare landscape, I have spearheaded the design and implementation of comprehensive nursing curricula tailored to meet the dynamic needs of students and healthcare institutions. Leveraging evidence-based practices and feedback mechanisms, I ensure that curricular content remains current, relevant, and aligned with industry standards and regulatory requirements.

Instructional Design: Through the integration of instructional technologies and innovative pedagogical approaches, I design engaging and interactive learning experiences that foster critical thinking, clinical reasoning, and professional development among nursing students. By employing multimedia resources, simulations, case studies, and collaborative learning strategies, I strive to cultivate a dynamic and inclusive educational environment conducive to student success.

Teaching Excellence: With a passion for empowering the next generation of nursing professionals, I employ a student-centered approach to teaching that promotes active learning, fosters intellectual curiosity, and cultivates a culture of lifelong learning. Through mentorship, feedback, and ongoing assessment, I support students in achieving their academic and professional goals while nurturing their clinical competencies and compassionate care skills.

LMS Administration: As a proficient user of Learning Management Systems such as Moodle, Blackboard, and Canvas et al., I possess the technical expertise necessary to effectively manage online course delivery, facilitate virtual discussions, administer assessments, and track student progress. By leveraging the capabilities of LMS platforms, I enhance accessibility, flexibility, and interactivity in the delivery of nursing education, thereby accommodating diverse learning styles and preferences.

Website Design: Recognizing the importance of digital presence in modern education, I have developed and maintained user-friendly websites and online resources to enhance the accessibility and dissemination of educational materials. By incorporating multimedia elements, interactive modules, and responsive design principles, I strive to create engaging online platforms that facilitate seamless communication, collaboration, and knowledge sharing among students, faculty, and stakeholders.

Professional Development: Committed to staying abreast of emerging trends, best practices, and technological advancements in nursing education, I actively engage in professional development activities, attend conferences, and participate in peer-reviewed research to contribute to the advancement of the field. Through continuous learning and reflection, I seek to refine my skills, expand my knowledge base, and inspire innovation in education.

Conclusion: With a proven track record of excellence in curriculum development, instructional design, teaching effectiveness, LMS administration, and website design, I am dedicated to advancing the art and science of nursing education. By fostering collaboration, embracing technology, and promoting student-centered learning, I am committed to preparing future generations of nurses to thrive in an ever-evolving healthcare landscape, making a meaningful impact on patient care and clinical outcomes.

Software and additional experience



Adobe Captivate

Articulate- Storyline 360


Microsoft Office

Google Workspace


Video Creation and Design

AI Development Experience

Canva Creation Software

Pictory AI


Professional Skills


Project Management

Clinical Expertise

Published Author



Leadership and Management

Marketing and Networking

Public Speaking

Policy and Procedure Development