Bobbie has an extensive and varied background working as a hospital floor nurse, clinical nurse specialist and nursing manager in a variety of clinical settings. She is devoted to the continued development of diversity in education and nursing. Bobbie has worked in medical surgical, obstetrics, pediatrics, long term care step-down units and home care nursing. She has been involved in education in varying capacities since 1995, including being a Department Chairperson and Dean of Education. In 2009, she returned to her love of teaching at FRCC.