The Carl Albert State College (CASC) Nursing Class of 2016 participated in the annual Pinning Ceremony on May 13 for students completing the registered nurse program.
Teddi Meek of Sallisaw received the Florence Nightingale Award in recognition of excellence as the Outstanding Nursing Graduate.
In addition to Meek, others in the class include Sabrina Archer of Alma, Emily Britton of Poteau, Bethany Brock of Booneville, Courtney Brown of Poteau, Megan Childress of Muldrow, Rebecca Coverdale of Barling, Crystal Cox of Heavener, Jeannie Cumbie of Huntington, William Edgmon of Stilwell, Hilary Elrod of Poteau, Donna Forrest of Cameron, Jamie Fout of Panama, Courtney Frazier of Fort Smith, Micale Gilbert of Tuskahoma, Regina Gourgues of Heavener, William Grice of Howe, Samantha Gunn of Lavaca, Brenda Harris of Poteau, and Brandon Hattabaugh of Fort Smith.
Also Tressa Johnson of Fort Smith, Mark Karstetter of Muldrow, Ronni Joe Killion of Heavener, Sabrina Lawson of Keota, Stephanie McGee of Fort Smith, Emiley Montgomery of Rattan, Tuan Nguyen of Fort Smith, Mandy Rowton of Poteau, Kayla Scott of Muldrow, Salem Solberg of Muldrow, Karina Stacy of Alma, Rachael Stringer of Huntington, Kayla Turner of Wister, DeAnna Watkins of Fort Smith, Bridget Watkins of Spiro, Jonathan White of Poteau, and Christina Wingate of Hartford.
This year’s Student Nurses Association Officers were President Ronni Joe Killion, Vice President Christina Wingate, Secretary Karina Stacy, and Treasurer Kayla Turner.
The CASC Director of Nursing Education is Abbie Bailey. Delores Steele serves as administrative assistant. Nursing Instructors are Maurica Anderson, Marcia Cullum, Lois Gotes, Kristal Newlin, Sharon Nguyen, Jackie Wallace, Lisa Piguet, Rebecca Sanders, Denise Spears, Angella Tolleson, and Maurica Treat.
Sally Maxwell, Senior News Director
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