Nanci McLeskey, DNP, MCG, MDiv, RN-BC, CHPN, FNGNA portrait
  • Associate Professor (Clinical), College Of Nursing

Professional Service

  • Role: Board Member. Entity: Utah Alzheimer's Association Board member. 2016 - present
  • Entity: Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias Coordinating Council Member. 2015 - present
  • Role: Consultant. Entity: Utah FIRST® LEGO® League 2012 Senior Solutions Challenge http://www.techventures.utah.edu/utfll/. 2012 - 2012
  • Role: President. Entity: Sigma Theta Tau Gamma Rho I sit on the Board and provide leadership for the organization. 2012 - 2019
  • Salt Lake Rescue Mission. 2012 - present
  • Entity: State of Utah Falls Prevention Coalition Member, representing nursing. 2010 - present
  • Role: Vice President. Entity: National Gerontological Nursing Association Board member and provided leadership for the organization. 2010 - 2014

Internal Service

  • Search Committee. Member, 2018 - 2020. service.
  • Baccalaureate Program Committee. Member, 2017 - 2020. service.
  • Alumni Board. Board Member Liaison To Students, 2017 - 2020. service.
  • Chair of the Scholarship Committee. 2016 - present. service.
  • A member of the Gerontological Interdisciplinary Program (GIP). Member, 2012 - present. service.

Honors & Awards

  • Excellence in Education. STTI Gamma Rho, 2020
  • Distinguished Educator in Gerontological Nursing. National Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing Excellence, 2018
  • Honors for Nursing. University of Utah College of Nursing , 2018
  • UHPNO Hospice Hero Educator Award. Utah Hospice and Palliative Nursing Organization, 2017
  • Honors for Nursing. University of Utah College of Nursing , 2017
  • 2016 ELNEC Award Winner. End of Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC), 2016
  • Innovation in Practice Award. National Gerontological Nursing Association, 2015
  • End of Life Nursing Education Consortium Geriatrics Award Winner. American Association of Colleges of Nursing, 2011
  • Award for Outstanding CME Outcomes Assessment. Alliance for Continuing Medical Education, 2011
  • Inducted as a member. Sigma Theta Tau, 2010
  • Fellow. NGNA, 2008

Affiliations

  • National Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing Excellence (NHCGNE), member, 12/01/2017 - 12/01/2019
  • Utah Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (UHPCO), member, 12/01/2015 - present
  • Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA), Member, 01/2014 - present
  • National Gerontological Nursing Association (NGNA), Fellow, 10/2012 - present
  • American Nurses Association (ANA), Member, 02/2012 - present
  • Gerontological Society of America (GSA), Member, 01/2012 - present
  • Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI), President-elect local chapter, 06/2011 - present

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