Dr. Fant's work experience encompasses both military and civilian environments. She functioned clinically in both settings in critical care and ED. She also held administrative roles in the military setting. As an educator she has taught on ground in ADN, BSN, and MSN programs teaching in the clinical setting and providing didactic content. With her online teaching experience in her present position, Dr. Fant is a retired colonel in the Air Force Nurse Corps.
Dr. Fant received her doctorate in nursing from Catholic University of America, her master's degree in nursing from the University of Nebraska Medical Center, and her baccalaureate degree in nursing from Columbia University. She received her post masters nursing informatics certificate from the University of Maryland. Her research focuses on patient portal utilization.