March 23, 2023 – The voting representatives of the Nursing Consortium of Florida’s member organizations  have elected three new nurse leaders and re-elected four nurse leaders to serve two-year terms on its Board of Directors. The new members are: Miami Cancer Institute’s Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer Vicki Caraway, RN, BSN, MBA, NE-BC; Palm Beach State College’s Interim Associate Dean, Nursing Carol Clarke EdD, DNP, MSN, APRN; and Arizona College of Nursing’s Dean Shawn Higgins, PhD, RN. Broward College’s Associate Dean, Nursing Nancy Gonzalez, MSN, APRN-BC, PPCNP-BC; Miami Dade College’s Dean, Benjamín Leόn School of Nursing Tommie L. Norris, DNS, RN; Nicklaus Children’s Hospital’s Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer and Patient Safety Officer Shannon Odell, MSN, RNC-OB, NE-BC; and University of Miami Hospitals & Clinics’ Chief Nursing Officer Elizabeth L. Vieito-Smith, DNP, RN have been re-elected to a new two-year terms.  The newly elected directors will begin their terms on the 29th of March.