Biography of Tracy Hagele

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Full Title: Nursing Faculty/ Simulation Center Coordinator
Building: Larson Lifestyle Center
Room Number: 418
Email: tracy.hagele [at]
Work Phone: 2232
Departments: Division of Nursing - 402.486.2524
Job Description:

Simulation Center Coordinator

Academic Background

I received my Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Union College in 1993 and completed my Master of Science in Nursing with an emphasis in Nursing Informatics from American Sentinel University in 2015.

Campus & Community Involvement:

Union College Faculty Senate

Division of Nursing Curriculum Committee

Division of Nursing Faculty Association Committee

College View Academy Parent Representative

Professional Background:

I began my professional career as a nurse on the surgical floor at Loma Linda University Community Medical Center in California.  Since then, I have worked in a number of different nursing roles including transport nurse for the Veterans Administration Medical Center in California, women's health care at Alaska Regional Hospital and pre-admission testing at Parker Adventist Hospital in Colorado.  My leadership roles have included nursing preceptor, charge nurse and unit coordinator.  In 2010, I transitioned into academia and began working at Union College as the Simulation Center Coordinator.  


Golden Key International Honour Society 2015

Sigma Theta Tau-Nu Rhu Chapter 1993-present


Personal Information:

My husband and I were married 23 years ago at College View Church.  We have been blessed with our daughter Sydney who is now in fifth grade.  She absolutely loves all animals and has a desire to become a veterinarian.  She also enjoys playing the piano and won her first district and state piano competition in 2015.  In our spare time, we enjoy being outdoors and spending time with family and friends.


Greg received his Master of Physical Therapy at Loma Linda University and his Master of Business Administraion at the University of Denver.  He is currently working as a physical therapist at St. Elizabeth Regional Medical Center.