The purpose of this committee is to advise and report to the Board on matters related to the establishment of a scope of practice for nursing in this state. The committee consists of at least ten persons who are knowledgeable in all areas of nursing practice in Nevada and trends in national nursing practice.

Members and Term Ending Dates

Sam McCord, BSN, RN, Director of Nursing Practice – Chair

Debra Adornetto-Garcia, DNP, RN, AOCN, NEA-BC- Reno – March 2024*
Jessica Carlson, Phd, RN-Henderson – July 2022
Ginger Evors, MSN, RN, OCN, CNL – Las Vegas – May 2022*
Mary Field, RN, BSN – Carson City – Indefinite
Marilyn Jeanne Hesterlee, RN – Carson City – Indefinite
Greg Highfill – Minden – July 2022
Laura Kennedy, BSN, RN, MBA – Sparks – January 2024
Shana Kennon-Reno-January 2023*
Michelle McNary, LPN-RN – July 2024
Chelsea Minto, BSN, RN, CNML – Reno – May 2022
Nicole Sirotek, RN – Elko – May 2022*

* Indicates that this is the committee member’s first term

NPAC Meeting Information

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October 5, 2021Agenda
December 7, 2021Agenda
February 1, 2022
April 5, 2022
June 7, 2022
August 2, 2022
October 4, 2022
December 6, 2022

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