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Nursing Workforce Advisory Committee

Under Mississippi Code § 73-15-18, the Nursing Workforce Advisory Committee provides technical advice to the Office of Nursing Workforce. The committee consists of individuals from both the public and private sectors with different levels of professional experience and is composed of health care professionals, health agency administrators, nursing educators, and other subject matter experts from different areas of the state.

 

" "SANDRA CULPEPPER, LPN (CHAIR)
CNA Instructor. Pearl River Community College 

 

 

 

 

" "LISA PEARSON, DNP, RN
Practical Nursing Program Director. Itawamba Community College 

 

 

 

 

" "NINA McLAIN-CALKINS, PhD, CRNA
USM Nurse Anesthesia Program Administrator. University of Southern Mississippi

 

 

 

 

" "BRYAN MAXIE
Regional Administrator. Forrest Health System

 

 

 

 

" "RUBY DENSON, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC
Doctor of Nursing Practice, Family Nurse Practitioner. G. V. (Sonny) Montgomery VA Medical Center

 

 

 

 

" "AUDREY MURRAY, PhD, RN, CNE
Director of Nursing, Rankin Campus. Hinds Community College

 

 

 

 

" "WANDA STROUPE, DNP, FNP-BC
FNP Clinic Owner. Family Care Clinic of Ripley

 

 

 

 

" "MEGAN HINES, LPN 
Hospice Care Consultant. AccentCare Hospice

 

 

 

 

" "MEGAN BASS-KENDRICK, RN, CRNA, DNP
Staff CRNA. University of Mississippi Medical Center

 

 

 

 

" "DWAN WOLFE, FNP-BC, PhD
Family Nurse Practitioner. G.V. (Sonny) Montgomery VA Medical Center