Mrs. Senkel received her Master of Science in PA Studies (MPAS) from the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. She is currently pursuing her DMS degree from the Lincoln Memorial University School of Medical Sciences.
Mrs. Senkel has been a PA since 1998 and worked primarily in family/internal medicine. She has also worked in urgent care and bariatric medicine. She entered education on a full-time basis in 2014 and joined the LMU PA Program in Harrogate in 2017. She is currently engaged in research on the use of OSCEs in PA education. She became a PA educator so that she could combine her talents and interests in learning, teaching, counseling, and working with others