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Cariann Johnson-Huber DNP, MSN, RN


Carlow University, Doctor of Nursing Practice

Waynesburg University, Master of Science, Nursing Education


Healthcare Informatics & Telehealth

Nursing Leadership & Nursing Research




Cariann Johnson-Huber has dedicated her career to helping others. In her 30 years of nursing, she has gained clinical experience in med-surg, critical care, and peri-anesthesia care. She has over 11 years of experience as an Informatics Nursing Manager with responsibilities including professional staff development, project management, budgeting, and information technology support. Additionally, she has spent the past 17 years of her career as an educator in both staff education and as an adjunct faculty member at Carlow University, Chatham University, Waynesburg University, and Wake Forrest University. As a passionate systems leader, she provides mentorship to both graduate and undergraduate students in nursing, informatics, and business disciplines. Cariann is a member of the Western Pennsylvania Chapter of ANIA (American Nurses Informatics Association) where she serves on the board as the social and education coordinator. As a life-long learner, Cariann holds a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from Carlow University and Master’s degree in Nursing Education from Waynesburg University. Cariann’s personal mission aligns with the teachings of Florence Nightingale,” let us not consider us finished nurses, but always seek learning” and Sr. Catherine McCaully, “strive every day to make tomorrow better.” As an avid fan of Disney, Cariann prides her business style after Walt Disney where all ideas are welcome, we learn from our mistakes, and it takes the entire team to keep moving forward. Cariann comes from the suburbs of Pittsburgh where she still lives near her parents and grandmother. She is married with two adult daughters, one in college and one married. She is the proud grandparent of two very adorable dogs and spends time vacationing to Ocean City Maryland and Disney. Cariann’s hobbies include knitting, crochet, baking, reading, and running.

Cariann Johnson-Huber DNP, MSN, RN

Health Informatics Faculty

Wake Forest University

Healthcare Informatics, Telehealth, Project Management, Periop and PeriAnesthesia Nursing, Nursing Leadership