Mississippi Board of Nursing

713 Pear Orchard Road, Plaza II
Suite 300
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Telephone: 601- 957-6300
Fax: 601- 957-6301

Practice Question Submission
Practice questions must be submitted in writing. All responses will be returned in writing. You must provide a valid return fax number or email address. You may fax your inquiry to 601-957-6301 or send U. S. mail to 713 Pear Orchard Road, Suite 300, Ridgeland, MS 39157. Please indicate if it is an APRN, RN, or LPN practice question on your cover sheet.


Phyllis Johnson, Executive Director, 601-957-6289,

Vanessa Gray, Executive Assistant, 601-957-6260,

Elaine  Hunter, Director of Human Resources, 601-957-6201,

Dr. Priscilla Burks, Director of Practical Nursing Education, 601-957-6282,


Finance and Operations

Shan Montgomery, CFO , Chief of Staff,   601-957-6279, 

Lashonda Neal, Administrative Assistant, 601-957-6285,

Receptionist, 601-957-6300,


Legal and Compliance Division

Rochelle Ward, Paralegal Specialist, 601-957-6268,

Andrew Kelly, Paralegal Specialist, 601-957-6270, 

Vera Rucker, Compliance Investigator, 601-957-6277,

Natille Duncan, Compliance Officer, 601-957-6263,


Criminal Background Checks and Investigations Division

Dwayne Jamison, Director, 601-957-6316,

Chaquinda Shellman, Administrative Assistant, 601-957-6309,

Eboni Dixon, Administrative Assistant, 601-957-6315, 

Jequetta Davis, Nurse Investigator, 601-957-6303,

Hoshina Jones, Investigator, 601-957-6271,

Karon James, Investigator, 601-957-6267,

Tywanda Jones, Investigator, 601-957-6292,

Velma Davis, Administration Assistant lll, 601-957-6274,

Sherese Redmond, Security/Investigator, 601-957-6288,


Advanced Practice and Licensure

Dr. Tina Highfill, Director, 601-957-6259,

Floyd Wiley, APRN Investigator, 601-957-6272,

Stephanie Morris, APRN Licensing Officer, 601-957-6290,

Talisha Greenlaw, Examination Licensing Officer, 601-957-6313,

Stephanie Glass, Endorsement/Reinstatement Licensing Officer, 601-957-6311,


Office of Nursing Workforce

Shannon Witty, Administrative Assistant, 601-957-6266,

Christie Levy, Program Manager, 601-957-6310, 

Casey Loper, Program Manager for MNVP, 601-957-6298,

Sheron Russell, BSN, RN, MnVP Nurse Manager, 601-957-6266,