Jonas III Nurse Leader Scholar Alumni

Robbi K. Alexander

University of Delaware

Robbi AlexanderRobbi Alexander received a degree in nursing from the Mercer Medical Center School of Nursing. She has worked in many areas including psychiatry, community education, and outreach to underserved populations. Her desire to continue her professional development resulted in earning Bachelor and Master of Science in nursing degrees at the University of Delaware. Ms. Alexander is an ANCC-certified Clinical Nurse Specialist in Adult Psychiatric & Mental Health nursing. She is a full time student pursuing a Doctor of Philosophy degree in nursing science at the University of Delaware. With the long-range aspiration of enhancing nursing workforce diversity and improving cross-cultural care, Ms. Alexander’s research focus includes the lived experiences of African American and Latino nursing students and the barriers and facilitators of recruitment and retention for minority students in baccalaureate nursing programs.