Nicole Powell has been teaching for the College of Nursing for seven years. Nicole received her MSN from Middle Tennessee State University (2010), BSN from Murray State University (2005), and ASN from Hopkinsville Community College (2003). She will complete her DNP and FNP in May of 2020. Nicole has a passion for teaching and patient care. She also currently works as a staff nurse in Women’s and Children’s Services. She has held positions in Oncology, Mother-Baby, Labor and Delivery, Well Baby and NICU, Clinical Education, Management, Staff Development, Clinical Placement Coordination, and Community Outreach. Nicole has been married for 13 years and has two children, ages 10 and 5. She enjoys volunteering, running, scrapbooking, organization, and spending time with family.