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Advisory Council

The Advisory Council was established to recommend and develop initiatives, programs, strategic alliances, and partnerships. The Council is composed of a diverse group of subject matter experts from different roles, disciplines, organizations, and areas of the state.

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

SHERYL ALLEN, PhD, MSN, RN
Dean of Healthcare. East Central Community College 

ROSE MARY FRANKLIN, DNP, FNP, BC
Doctor of Nursing Practice, Family Nurse Practitioner. G. V. (Sonny) Montgomery VA Medical Center

CAROL HURT, RN
CNO, Quality and Clinical Development Director, Trauma Manager. Tippah County Hospital

ARLENE JONES, DNP, RN, CNE
Director, Department of Nursing Education. Pearl River Community College

ROBERT WARE, RN
Director Hospitalist Operations. Mississippi Baptist Medical Hospital

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

EDITH JONES, RN
Director of Nursing. Pearl River County Hospital & Nursing Home

SUZANNE WILSON, RN
Chief Nursing Officer. Highland Community Hospital

TINA MAGERS, Ph.D., MSN, RN-BC 
Director of Education. Mississippi Baptist Medical Center-Hospital