About Us

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The Kentucky Board of Nursing is an agency of the Commonwealth of Kentucky, governed by the Nurse Practice Act. The Board is a separate and distinct entity from any professional association.

Mission Statement: The Kentucky Board of Nursing protects the well-being of the public by development and enforcement of state laws governing the safe practice of nursing, nursing education, and credentialing.


The Board is self-supporting through fees assessed for professional licensure. The agency receives no general fund tax appropriation.

 

  • Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Eastern Time) except on state holidays
  • Phone: 502-429-3300 or 1-800-305-2042
  • Fax: 502-429-3311 (general fax)
  • Address: 312 Whittington Parkway, Suite 300, Louisville, KY 40222-5172
  • Map: For a map to the Board office click here

 

Board Members

Jessica Wilson Michele Dickens, RN Board Member Jana Bailey Audria Denker
JESSICA WILSON, APRN
President
Nicholasville
2018-2022
MICHELE DICKENS, RN
Vice-President
Campbellsville
2017-2021
JANA BAILEY, APRN
Taylorsville
2020-2024
AUDRIA DENKER, RN
Louisville
2018-2022
David Dickerson Jacob Higgins Kristi Hilbert Jimmy Isenberg
DAVID DICKERSON, Citizen-at-Large
Glasgow
2019-2023
JACOB HIGGINS, RN
Maysville
2020-2024
KRISTI HILBERT, RN
Bellevue
2018-2021
JIMMY ISENBERG, RN
Glasgow
2018-2022
Susan Lawson Erica Lemberger Adam Ogle Christina Coleman Perkins
SUSAN LAWSON, LPN
Kevil
2019-2023
ERICA LEMBERGER, RN​
Louisville
2020-2024
ADAM OGLE, RN
Paducah
2019-2022


CHRISTINA COLEMAN PERKINS, Citizen-at-Large
Owenton
2017-2021
Dana Steffey Carl Vinson Mandi Walker Robyn Wilcher
DANA STEFFEY, RN
Versailles
2020-2024
CARL VINSON, LPN
Paducah
2019-2022
MANDI WALKER, RN
Louisville
2019-2022
ROBYN WILCHER, RN
Versailles
2017-2021
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