Outstanding School Nurse Consultant Achievement Award

Outstanding State School Nurse Consultant Achievement Award

Ann Nichols (North Carolina), 2019

Ann is the North Carolina Division of Public Health’s State School Health Nurse Consultant. She leads an eight-member consultant team that provides continuing education and technical assistance to all partners in North Carolina school health. Ann completed her undergraduate nursing education at Duke University and her graduate work in Family and Child Health Nursing at the University of Cincinnati with preparation as a Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist, minoring in both nursing education and administration. Through an undergraduate study abroad experience under the National Health Service in England Ann developed a life-long passion for population health issues and community-based practice. Her career includes service in public health nursing, school nursing, child health clinical practice, and undergraduate nursing education. Ann is proud to have mentored, precepted or taught many nurses who practice today in arenas that serve the ‘greater good’.

Nominations for Outstanding State School Nurse Consultant Achievement Award 

Do you know a great State School Nurse Consultant? Please consider nominating them for this prestigious award.

NASSNC Outstanding School Nurse Consultant Achievement Application 
NASSNC Award Criteria


Past Recipients

Mr. Jamie Smith (Oregon), 2018
Melissa Walker (Iowa), 2017
Linda Wolfe (Delaware), 2016