Tammy Lightner
Tammy Lightner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner


Highly Skilled Provider

Tammy Lightner APRN-BC, PMHNP-BC specializes in outpatient mental health at the Student Health Center at Ball State University.

Education, Professional Accreditation and Certification

Tammy Lightner APRN-BC, PMHNP-BC earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Ball State University, Master of Science from Ball State University and a Post-Masters Certificate in Family Psychiatric Mental Health Practitioner from University of Southern Indiana. She is Board Certified as both an Adult and Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She has over 10 years of experience in community mental health and joined Ball State in July 2018.

Outside of Work

When not at work, she enjoys exercising, lifting weights, running, biking and hiking. She loves eating, especially chocolate. She enjoys giving back by participating in charity events such as charity runs.