List of State Board of Nursing

Alabama Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
770 Washington Avenue
RSA Plaza, Ste 250
Montgomery, AL 36104
1-800-656-5318
1-334-293-5201
Website

Contact Person:

N. Genell Lee, JD, MSN, RN, Executive Officer
Email: abn@abn.alabama.gov

Alaska Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
550 West Seventh Avenue
Suite 1500
Anchorage, AK 99501-3567
1-907-269-8160
1-907-269-8156
Website

Contact Person:

Nancy Sanders, PhD, RN, Executive Administrator

Arizona State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
4747 North 7th Street
Suite 200
Phoenix, AZ 85014-3655
602.771.7800
1-602-771-7800
Website

Contact Person:

Joey Ridenour, MN, RN, FAAN, Executive Director

Arkansas State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
University Tower Building
1123 South University Suite 800
Little Rock, AR 72204-1619
1-501-686-2700
1-501-686-2714
Website

Contact Person:

Sue Tedford, MNSc, RN, Executive Director

California Board of Registered Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
1747 North Market Boulevard
Suite 150
Sacramento, CA 95834
916.322.3350
916.574.8637
Website

California Nursing Licence Requirements

Contact Person:

Louise Bailey, MEd, RN, Executive Officer

California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians


not an NLC member state
What is this?
2535 Capitol Oaks Drive
Suite 205
Sacramento, CA 95833
916.263.7800
916.263.7859
Website

Contact Person:

Teresa Bello-Jones, JD, MSN, RN, Executive Officer

Colorado State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
1560 Broadway
Suite 1370
Denver,, CO 80202
303.894.2430
303.894.2430
Website

Contact Person:

Kennetha Julien, JD, Program Director

State of Connecticut Department of Public Health


not an NLC member state
What is this?
Dept. of Public Health 410 Capitol Avenue
MS# 13PHO
Hartford, CT 06134-0328
860.509.7624, 860.509.7603
860.509.7553
Website

Contact Person:

Jennifer L. Filippone, Chief, Practitioner Licensing and Investigations Section

Delaware State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
861 Silver Lake Blvd. Cannon Building
Suite 203
Dover, DE 19904
302.744.4500
302.739.2711
Website

Contact Person:

Pamela Zickafoose, Ed.D, RN, CNA-BC, CNE, Executive Director

Florida State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
4042 Bald Cypress Way
Room 120
Tallahassee, FL 32399
850.245.4125
850.245.4172
Website

Contact Person:

Joe Baker, Jr. Executive Director

Georgia Board of Examiners of Licensed Practical Nurses


not an NLC member state
What is this?
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, GA 31217-3858
478.207.2440
877.371.5712
Website

Contact Person:

Jim Cleghorn, Executive Director

Georgia Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, GA 31217-3858
478.207.2440
877.371.5712
Website

Contact Person:

Jim Cleghorn, Executive Director

Hawaii State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
King Kalakaua Building 335 Merchant Street
3rd Floor
Honolulu, HI 96813
808.586.3000
808.586.2689
Website

Contact Person:

Lee Ann Teshima, Executive Officer

Idaho State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
280 N. 8th Street, Suite 210
P.O. Box 83720
Boise,, ID 83720
208.334.3110
208.334.3262
Website

Contact Person:

Sandra Evans, MAEd, RN, Executive Director

Illinois State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
James R. Thompson Center 100 West Randolph Street
Suite 9-300
Chicago, IL 60601
312.814.2715
312.814.3145
Website

Illinois Nursing Licence Requirements

Contact Person:

Michele Bromberg, MSN, APN, BC, Nursing Act Coordinator

Indiana State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
Professional Licensing Agency 402 W. Washington Street
Room W072
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317.234.2043
317.233.4236
Website

Contact Person:

Elizabeth Kiefner Crawford, Director

Iowa State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
RiverPoint Business Park 400 S.W. 8th Street
Suite B
Des Moines, IA 50309-4685
515.281.3255
515.281.4825
Website

Contact Person:

Lorinda Inman, MSN, RN, Executive Director

Kansas State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
Landon State Office Building 900 S.W. Jackson
Suite 1051
Topeka, KS 66612
785.296.4929
785.296.3929
Website

Contact Person:

Mary Blubaugh, MSN, RN, Executive Administrator

Kentucky State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
312 Whittington Parkway
Suite 300
Louisville, KY 40222
502.429.3300
502.429.3311
Website

Contact Person:

Nathan Goldman, JD, Interim Executive Director

Louisiana State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
17373 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
225.755.7500
225.755.7585
Website

Contact Person:

Barbara Morvant, MN, RN, Executive Director

Louisiana State Board of Practical Nurse Examiners


not an NLC member state
What is this?
3421 N. Causeway Boulevard
Suite 505
Metairie, LA 70002
504.838.5791
504.838.5279
Website

Contact Person:

Lynn Ansardi, RN, Interim Executive Director

Maine State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
161 Capitol Street
158 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333
207.287.1133
207.287.1149
Website

Contact Person:

Myra Broadway, JD, MS, RN, Executive Director

Maryland State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
4140 Patterson Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215
410.585.1900
410.358.3530
Website

Contact Person:

Patricia Ann Noble, MSN, RN Executive Director

Massachusetts State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
Commonwealth of Massachusetts 239 Causeway Street
Suite 500, 5th floor
Boston, MA 02114
617.973.0900, 800.414.0168
617.973.0984
Website

Contact Person:

Rula Faris Harb, MS, RN, Executive Director

Michigan State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
Bureau of Health Professions 611 W. Ottawa St
PO Box 30670
Lansing, MI 48909
517.335.0918
517.241.1431
Website

Contact Person:

Norene Lind, Policy Administration Manager

Minnesota State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
2829 University Avenue SE
Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55414
612.617.2270
612.617.2190
Website

Contact Person:

Shirley Brekken, MS, RN, Executive Director

Mississippi State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
1080 River Oaks Drive
Flowood, MS 39232
601.664.9303
601.664.9304
Website

Contact Person:

Melinda E. Rush, DSN, FNP, Executive Director

Missouri State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
3605 Missouri Blvd.
P.O. Box 656
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0656
573.751.0681
573.751.0075
Website

Contact Person:

Lori Scheidt, BS, Executive Director

Montana State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
301 South Park Suite 401
P.O. Box 200513
Helena, MT 59620-0513
406.841.2340
406.841.2305
Website

Contact Person:

Cynthia Gustafson, PhD, RN, Executive Director

Nebraska State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
Office of Nursing and Nursing Support DHHS, Division of Public Health
Licensure Unit 301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509-4986
402.471.4376
402.471.1066
Website

Contact Person:

Karen Bowen, MS, RN, Executive Director

Nevada State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
5011 Meadowood Mall Way
Suite 300
Reno, NV 89502
775.687.7700
775.687.7707
Website

Contact Person:

Debra Scott, MSN, RN, FRE, Executive Director

New Hampshire State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
21 South Fruit Street
Suite 16
Concord, NH 03301-2341
603.271.2323
603.271.6605
Website

Contact Person:

Denise Nies, MS, RN, Executive Director

New Jersey State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
124 Halsey Street, 6th Floor
P.O. Box 45010
Newark, NJ 07101
973.504.6430
973.648.3481
Website

Contact Person:

George Hebert, MA, RN, Executive Director

New Mexico State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
6301 Indian School Road
NE Suite 710
Albuquerque, NM 87110
505.841.8340
505.841.8347
Website

Contact Person:

Nancy Darbro, PhD, APRN, CNS, LPCC, LADAC, Executive Director

New York State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
Education Bldg. 89 Washington Avenue
2nd Floor West Wing
Albany, NY 12234
518.474.3817
518.474.3706
Website

Contact Person:

Suzanne Sullivan, JD, RN, Executive Secretary

North Carolina State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
4516 Lake Boone Trail
Raleigh, NC 27607
919.782.3211
919.781.9461
Website

Contact Person:

Julia L. George, MSN, RN, FRE, Executive Director

North Dakota State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
919 South 7th Street
Suite 504
Bismarck, ND 58504
701.328.9777
701.328.9785
Website

Contact Person:

Constance Kalanek, PhD, RN, Executive Director

Ohio State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
17 South High Street
Suite 400
Columbus, OH 43215-3413
614.466.6940
614.466.0388
Website

Ohio Nursing Licence Requirements

Contact Person:

Betsy J. Houchen, JD, MS, RN, Executive Director

Oklahoma State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
2915 N. Classen Boulevard
Suite 524
Oklahoma City, OK 73106
405.962.1800
405.962.1821
Website

Contact Person:

Kimberly Glazier, M.Ed., RN, Executive Director

Oregon State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
17938 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd
Portland, OR 97224
971.673.0685
971.673.0684
Website

Contact Person:

Holly Mercer, JD, RN, Executive Director

Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
P.O. Box 2649
Harrisburg, PA 17105-2649
717.783.7142
717.783.0822
Website

Pennsylvania Nursing Licence Requirements

Contact Person:

Laurette D. Keiser, MSN, RN, Executive Secretary/Section Chief

Rhode Island State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
105 Cannon Building Three Capitol Hill
Providence, RI 02908
401.222.5700
401.222.3352
Website

Contact Person:

Sandra Clark, MA, RN, Interim Director

South Carolina State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
Synergy Business Park,
Kingstree Building 110 Centerview Drive, Suite 202
Columbia, SC 29211
803.896.4550
803.896.4515
Website

Contact Person:

Nancy Murphy MS, RN, BC, CPM, Administrator

South Dakota State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
4305 South Louise Ave.
Suite 201
Sioux Falls, SD 57106-3115
605.362.2760
605.362.2768
Website

Contact Person:

Gloria Damgaard, MS, RN, FRE, Executive Secretary

Tennessee State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
227 French Landing
Suite 300 Heritage Place MetroCenter
Nashville, TN 37243
615.532.5166
615.741.7899
Website

Contact Person:

Elizabeth Lund, MSN, RN, Executive Director

Texas State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
333 Guadalupe
Suite 3-460
Austin, TX 78701
512.305.7400
512.305.7401
Website

Contact Person:

Katherine Thomas, MN, RN, FAAN, Executive Director

Utah State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
Heber M. Wells Bldg.
4th Floor 160 East 300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
801.530.6628
801.530.6511
Website

Contact Person:

Debra F. Hobbins, DNP, APRN, LSAC, CARN-AP, Bureau Manager

Vermont State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
Office of Professional Regulation National Life Building North F1.2
Montpelier, VT 05620-3402
802.828.2396
802.828.2484
Website

Contact Person:

Linda Davidson, APRN, Executive Director

Virginia State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
Department of Health Professions Perimeter Center 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
(804) 367-4515
(804) 527-4455
Website

Contact Person:

Jay Douglas, MSM, RN, CSAC, Executive Director

Washington State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
Department of Health Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission
P.O. Box 47864
Olympia, WA 98504-7864
360.236.4700
360.236.4738
Website

Contact Person:

Paula Meyer, MSN, RN, Executive Director
Email: nursing@doh.wa.gov

West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses


not an NLC member state
What is this?
101 Dee Drive
Charleston, WV 25311
304.558.3596
304.558.3666
Website

Contact Person:

Laura Rhodes, MSN, RN, Executive Director

West Virginia State Board of Examiners for Licensed Practical Nurses


not an NLC member state
What is this?
101 Dee Drive
Charleston, WV 25311
304.558.3572
304.558.4367
Website

Contact Person:

Lanette Anderson, JD, MSN, RN, Executive Director

Wisconsin State Board of Nursing


an NLC member state
What is this?
1400 E. Washington Avenue
P.O. Box 8935
Madison, WI 53708-8935
608.266.2112
608.261.7083
Website

Contact Person:

Krause, Sheryl A. - Chairperson

Wyoming State Board of Nursing


not an NLC member state
What is this?
1810 Pioneer Avenue
Cheyenne, WY 82001
307.777.7601
307.777.3519
Website