Meet Our Diversity Ambassador and Consultant

Vivienne Pierce McDaniel, DNP, RN

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Virginia Nurses Association - Chair of the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council
Virginia Nurses Foundation Ambassador

In her role with the Virginia Nurses Foundation, Dr. McDaniel honors the unsung contributions made by her ancestors to education, health care, technology, and nursing. She highlights their role in paving the way for a better American workforce Working with the JMU School of Nursing, Dr. McDaniel lends her expertise as an Ambassador and a Consultant to help pave the way to building a stronger and more diverse community of faculty and students in the Nursing program.

Dr. McDaniel is an active member of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Group, and the Vice President of the Central Virginia Chapter of the National Black Nurses Association.

Additional Resources from Vivienne Pierce McDaniel

#030 Dr. Vivienne Pierce McDaniel on "We Must Have These Conversations"

Fostering an Environment of Diversity and Inclusivity

A Reflection on Voting Rights

Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Black History Midwives

Operation F.L.O.W. Nurse Panel Dr. Ernest Grant, Dr. Bimbola Akintade, Dr. Vivienne Pierce McDaniel

Cultural Humility in Nursing: Building the Bridge to Best Practices

Talk into Action: How to Practice Anti Racism in Healthcare