Minerva Joy Montemayor received her B.S.  in nursing at the University of the City of Manila. She earned her M.S. in Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner in Texas A & M University, Corpus Christi, TX, (2003) and post-M.S. in Nursing, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas (2005).  She received her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at Chamberlain College of Nursing in 2015. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing. She also served as adjunct instructor for UT in Arlington, TX. She also mentors and precepts NP students from different nursing schools locally and out of state.