Rumay Alexander appointed to Nurse-Family Partnership Board of Directors

Rumay Alexander, EdD, RN, has been appointed to the Board of Directors for the Nurse-Family Partnership, a national, evidence-based home visiting program that serves first-time moms living in poverty.

Dr. Alexander is a professor and director of the Office of Multicultural Affairs at the UNC Chapel Hill School of Nursing as well as a two-term member on the Board of Governors of the National League for Nursing and the American Organization of Nurse Executives.

“Rumay brings incredible expertise on building diversity understanding and inclusivity in the workplace and across the field of nursing, and will be an asset as we continue to recruit new, talented and diverse nurses to join our growing NFP programs across the U.S.,” said Roxane White, president and CEO of Nurse-Family Partnership.

The Nurse-Family Partnership serves over 31,000 low-income, first-time moms in 43 states, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and six Tribal communities.

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