This section of the Arizona State Board of Nursing website is designed to provide relevant regulatory information to nursing programs, students and the public. The Board regulates the following programs: Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Medication Assistant (CMA), Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN), Registered Nurse (RN), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) and Refresher.
Welcome Kathy Malloch
Effective September 2nd, 2016 Pamela Randolph retired after 17 years of service at the Board of Nursing. We appreciate her knowledge/ contributions to the nursing field and wish her the best in retirement.
We are pleased to announce that Kathy Malloch, PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN has stepped into the position of Associate Director of Education and Evidence Based Regulation. Dr. Malloch served as the President/Vice President/Member of the Board of Nursing from 1998-2012. She brings over 40 years of nursing expertise. Since 1998 she has been on faculty at ASU, College of Nursing & Healthcare Innovation and currently serves as Professor of Practice for Innovation and Leadership. She is also Clinical Professor at Ohio State University, College of Nursing. Kathy is on the editorial board or is a manuscript reviewer for over five journals including Nursing Administration Quarterly and is Associate Editor for Nursing Forum Journal. She has written over 110 articles and published 12 nursing leadership and innovation books.
She brings experience and a proven track record of success in the education and regulation, which will be invaluable in meeting the board’s mission and education goals and objectives.
We are very excited to have her join our team. All phone calls questions will be routed thru her administrative assistant, Lyn Ledbetter.