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

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 2021*
Shana Kennon-Reno-January 2023*
Michelle McNary, LPN-RN – July 2021*
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

Meeting DatesMeeting AgendaMeeting Minutes
February 5, 2019CancelledCancelled
April 2, 2019Minutes
June 11, 2019Minutes
August 6, 2019Minutes
October 8, 2019Minutes
December 10, 2019Minutes
February 4, 2020Minutes
April 7, 2020Cancelled
June 2, 2020Minutes
August 4, 2020Minutes
October 6, 2020Agenda
December 1, 2020Agenda

Meeting Minutes for Preceding 5 years