Leadership

Katherine Nugent, Ph.D., RN
Dean
Hattiesburg, MS
601.266.6846
Katherine.Nugent@usm.edu

 

Anita Boykins, DNSc, FNP-BC, PMHNP-BC
Associate Dean
Hattiesburg, MS
601. 266.5468
Anita.Boykins@usm.edu

 

Sandra Bishop, DNS., RN
Associate Dean
Gulf Park, MS
228.214.3357
Sandra.Bishop@usm.edu 

 

Bonnie Harbaugh, Ph.D., RN
Department Chair, 
Systems Leadership and Health Outcomes
Hattiesburg, MS

 

Rowena W. Elliott, PhD, RN, CNN, BC, CNE
Department Chair,
Advanced Practice
Hattiesburg, MS
601.266.5462

 

Susan Hart, PhD, RN
Department Chair, 
Collaborative Nursing Care
Hattiesburg, MS
601.266.5192

 

Lachel Story, PhD, RN
Assistant Dean for Research & Evaluation
Hattiesburg, MS
601.266.6384

 

Liz Edwards
Assistant to the Dean for Operations
Hattiesburg, MS
601.266.6486
Elizabeth.Edwards@usm.edu

 

Cindy Sheffield,
Assistant to the Dean for
Advisement & Academic Records
Hattiesburg, MS
601.266.5394
Cynthia.Sheffield@usm.edu