Jonas V Nurse Leader Scholar

Nicole Smith, MS, RN, CNE

Georgia Baptist College of Nursing of Mercer University
PhD Student

Nicole Smith is a Georgia native who graduated from North Carolina A&T State University in 2009 with her BSN and received her Masters with a focus in leadership and nursing education from The University of Maryland School of Nursing in 2014. Nicole is a certified nurse educator currently working as a full time faculty member and Clinical Simulation Laboratory Coordinator at The University of Maryland School of Nursing, Shady Grove Campus where she has taught in didactic, laboratory and clinical settings. Nicole also maintains her clinical practice on weekends as a bedside nurse at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC where she has worked since 2009; and was selected as unit Nurse of the Year in 2012. Mrs. Smith