Ms. Brenda Garner is a 1979 Magna cum Laude graduate of Harding College with a Bachelor’s degree in Science in Nursing. In 1987 she attended the University of Tennessee where she graduated Summa cum Laude with a Master’s degree in nursing. Ms. Garner then received her Post-masters certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner. She has earned over 7 certifications and licensers and is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Ms. Garner has received the Outstanding Clinical Instructor Award at the U of M three times.