Brenda Shupe, M.S.N., RN

​Associate Degree Nursing Faculty​

Educational Background

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing from California State University, Bakersfield
  • Master's degree in nursing administration, California State University, Bakersfield

Professional Certifications

  • Certificate in gerontology from the University of North Texas

Professional Memberships and Associations

  • Lifetime member of the Nursing Alumni Chapter of California State University at Bakersfield

Additional Dallas College ​Roles

  • One of three people hired to write the study plan for initial accreditation of Brookhaven’s nursing program
  • Chaired the college’s committee for writing the self-study for the National League for Nursing Accreditation Commission (NLNAC)


  • Listed in the 2004-2005 edition of "Who’s Who" among America’s teachers

Related Professional Experience

  • Additional training includes certification as a Level V healing touch practitioner apprentice and as a Level IV healing touch practitioner for animals
  • Completed an online faculty training course with the University of Phoenix