Jim Sterling, PhD, CHC

Jim serves as an associate professor at Minnesota State University, Moorhead where he enjoys teaching in the School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership program at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Dr. Sterling has substantial healthcare administrator experience, beginning his career working in a pediatric psychiatric facility. There, he developed the first Residential Treatment Center and Partial Hospitalization Programs in Virginia. Sterling served as a hospital administrator with the United States Air Force, retiring as a colonel in 2012. Locally, he has since worked at the Fargo VA and Hospice of the Red River Valley. His hobbies include sailing and honoring our Veterans on hospice services.