Nursing Diversity Team

The Diversity & Equity Team is focusing efforts to attract more minority students into the profession, helping them to be prepared to apply for nursing school, mentoring students and leaders, and recognizing diverse leaders in all areas of nursing.

Leader: Sandra Burrell, ADN, RN, Public Health Nurse, WV Bureau for Public Health


Team Members:

     Robin McDaniel, MSN PLNC RN, CNO, Montgomery General Hospital

     Gabrielle Chapman, Executive Director, Call to Action for Racial Equality

     Gregg Suzanne McAllister, President, Mothers of Diversity America

     Aisha Reikow, APRN, Psych Nurse Practitioner

     Myisha Robinson, Director Title V, WV Bureau of Senior Services

     Angie Nixon, APRN, CNM, Nurse Midwife

     Tiffany Plear, Partnership of African American Churches

     Drema Smith, Chair, Civil Rights Committee, WV Department of Transportation

     Teresa Johnson, RN

     Angela Booker, BSN, RN, MS, Nursing Home Administrator/CEO

     DeNeia Thomas, PhD, Chief of Staff, WV State University

     Nicole Wilson-Carr, FNP-BC is a pediatric nurse practitioner

     Crystal Lovett, RN, CLC, Mocha Milk in the Mountains

Faces of WV Nursing-Nicole.jpg
Faces of WV Nursing-Natalie.jpg
Sandra Burrell, RN

Sandra Burrell, RN, Lead


Todd Miller

Rhode Laguerre 16.jpg

Rhode Laguerre

Crystal Lovett 34.jpg

Crystal Lovett


Anitra Ellis


Crystal Lovett