Contact Your Local Board of Nursing



NCSBN has 60 Member Boards. NCSBN Member Boards are comprised of the boards of nursing in:


  • Fifty U.S. states
  • District of Columbia
  • Four U.S. territories-American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, and the Virgin Islands
  • Four states have two boards of nursing, one for registered nurses (RNs) and one for licensed practical/vocational nurses (LPN/VNs): California, Georgia, Louisiana and West Virginia
  • One state, Nebraska, has both the board of nursing and the board for advanced practice nurses (APRNs) represented

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Board Of Nursing Contact List


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A

Alabama Board of Nursing

  Mailing address:
P O Box 303900 | Montgomery, AL 36130-3900

  Physical address:
770 Washington Avenue, RSA Plaza, Ste 250, Montgomery, AL 36104

  Phone: 334.293.5200 or 800.656.5318
  Fax: 334.293.5201
  Website:
www.abn.alabama.gov
 Contact Person: N. Genell Lee, JD, MSN, RN, Executive Officer

American Samoa Health Services

  Physical address:
Regulatory Board, LBJ Tropical Medical Center, Pago Pago, AS 96799

  Phone: 684.633.1222
  Fax: 684.633.1869
  Contact Person: Toaga Atuatasi Seumalo, MS, RN, Executive Secretary

Alaska Board of Nursing

  Physical address:

550 West Seventh Avenue Suite 1500, Anchorage, Alaska 99501-3567

  Phone: 907.269.8161
  Fax: 907.269.8196
  Website:
www.dced.state.ak.us/occ/pnur.htm
  Contact Person: Nancy Sanders, PhD, RN, Executive Administrator

Arkansas State Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
University Tower Building, 1123 S. University, Suite 800, Little Rock, AR 72204-1619

  Phone: 501.686.2700
  Fax: 501.686.2714
  Website:
http://www.arsbn.arkansas.gov/Pages/default.aspx
  Contact Person: Sue Tedford, MNSc, APN, RN, Executive Director

Arizona State Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
4747 North 7th Street, Suite 200, Phoenix, AZ 85014-3655

  Phone: 602.771.7800
  Fax: 602.771.7888
  Website:
www.azbn.gov
  Contact Person: Joey Ridenour, MN, RN, FAAN, Executive Director

C

California Board of Registered Nursing

  Physical address:
1747 North Market Boulevard, Suite 150, Sacramento, CA 95834

  Phone: 916.322.3350
  Fax: 916.574.8637
  Website:
www.rn.ca.gov
  Contact Person: Louise Bailey, MEd, RN, Executive Officer

Connecticut Board of Examiners for Nursing

  Mailing address:
P.O. Box 340308 | Hartford, CT 06134-0328
  Physical address:
Dept. of Public Health, 410 Capitol Avenue, MS# 13PHO

  Phone: 860.509.7624 (860.509.7603 – for testing candidates only)
  Fax: 860.509.7553
  Website:
http://www.ct.gov/dph/cwp/view.asp?a=3143&q=388910
  Contact Person: Jennifer L. Filippone, Chief, Practitioner Licensing and Investigations Section

Colorado Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
Division of Professions and Occupations, 1560 Broadway, Suite 1350, Denver, CO 80202

  Phone: 303.894.2430
  Fax: 303.894.2430
  Website:
www.dora.state.co.us/nursing/
  Contact Person: Kennetha Julien, JD, Program Director

California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians

  Physical address:
2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 205, Sacramento, CA 95833

  Phone: 916.263.7800
  Fax: 916.263.7859
  Website:
www.bvnpt.ca.gov
  Contact Person: Teresa Bello-Jones, JD, MSN, RN, Executive Officer

D

Delaware Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
861 Silver Lake Blvd. , Cannon Building, Suite 203, Dover, DE 19904

  Phone: 302.744.4500
  Fax: 302.739.2711
  Website:
http://dpr.delaware.gov/boards/nursing/
  Contact Person: Pamela Zickafoose, Ed.D, RN, CNA-BC, CNE, Executive Director

District of Columbia Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
Department of Health, Health Professional Licensing Administration, 899 North Capitol Street, NE, Dashington, DC 20002

  Phone: 877.672.2174
  Fax: 202.727.8471
  Website:
http://doh.dc.gov/node/149382
  Contact Person: Karen Scipio-Skinner MSN, RN, Executive Director

F

Florida Board of Nursing

  Mailing address:4052 Bald Cypress Way, BIN C02
Tallahassee, FL 32399-3252

  Physical address:4042 Bald Cypress Way
Room 120
Tallahassee, FL 32399

  Phone: 850.245.4125
  Fax: 850.245.4172
  Website:
http://www.doh.state.fl.us/mqa/nursing/index.html
  Contact Person: Joe Baker, Jr. Executive Director

G

Georgia Board of Examiners of Licensed Practical Nurses

  Physical address:
237 Coliseum Drive, Macon, GA 31217-3858

  Phone: 478.207.2440
  Fax: 877.371.5712
  Website:
http://sos.georgia.gov/plb/lpn/
  Contact Person: Jim Cleghorn, Executive Director

Georgia Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
237 Coliseum Drive, Macon, GA 31217-3858

  Phone: 478.207.2440
  Fax: 877.371.5712
  Website:
http://sos.georgia.gov/plb/rn/
  Contact Person: Jim Cleghorn, Executive Director

Guam Board of Nurse Examiners

  Physical address:
#123 Chalan Kareta, Mangilao, Guam 96913-6304

  Phone: 671.735.7407
  Fax: 671.735.7413
  Website:
www.dphss.guam.gov
  Contact Person: Marlene Carbullido, RN, Executive Officer

H

Hawaii Board of Nursing

  Mailing address:PVLD/DCCA
Attn: Board of Nursing
P.O. Box 3469
Honolulu, HI 96801

  Physical address:
King Kalakaua Building
335 Merchant Street, 3rd Floor
Honolulu, HI 96813

  Phone: 808.586.3000
  Fax: 808.586.2689
  Website:
www.hawaii.gov/dcca/areas/pvl/boards/nursing
  Contact Person: Lee Ann Teshima, Executive Officer

I

Idaho Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
280 N. 8th Street, Suite 210
  Mailing address:
P.O. Box 83720 | Boise, ID 83720

  Phone: 208.334.3110
  Fax: 208.334.3262
  Website:
http://ibn.idaho.gov/IBNPortal/
  Contact Person: Sandra Evans, MAEd, RN, Executive Director

Indiana State Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
Professional Licensing Agency, 402 W. Washington Street, Room W072, Indianapolis, IN 46204

  Phone: 317.234.2043
  Fax: 317.233.4236
  Website:
http://www.in.gov/pla/nursing.htm
  Contact Person: Elizabeth Kiefner Crawford, Director

Illinois Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
James R. Thompson Center, 100 West Randolph Street, Suite 9-300, Chicago, IL 60601

  Phone: 312.814.2715
  Fax: 312.814.3145
  Website:
www.idfpr.com/dpr/WHO/nurs.asp
  Contact Person: Michele Bromberg, MSN, APN, BC, Nursing Act Coordinator

Iowa Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
RiverPoint Business Park, 400 S.W. 8th Street, Suite B, Des Moines, IA 50309-4685

  Phone: 515.281.3255
  Fax: 515.281.4825
  Website:
http://nursing.iowa.gov
  Contact Person: Lorinda Inman, MSN, RN, Executive Director

K

Kansas State Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
Landon State Office Building, 900 S.W. Jackson, Suite 1051, Topeka, KS 66612

  Phone: 785.296.4929
  Fax: 785.296.3929
  Website:
www.ksbn.org
  Contact Person: Mary Blubaugh, MSN, RN, Executive Administrator

Kentucky Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
312 Whittington Parkway, Suite 300, Louisville, KY 40222

  Phone: 502.429.3300
  Fax: 502.429.3311
  Website:
www.kbn.ky.gov
  Contact Person: Paula Schenk, Executive Director

L

Louisiana State Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
17373 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70810

  Phone: 225.755.7500
  Fax: 225.755.7585
  Website:
www.lsbn.state.la.us
  Contact Person: Barbara Morvant, MN, RN, Executive Director

Louisiana State Board of Practical Nurse Examiners

  Physical address:
3421 N. Causeway Boulevard, Suite 505, Metairie, LA 70002

  Phone: 504.838.5791
  Fax: 504.838.5279
  Website:
www.lsbpne.com/
  Contact Person: Lynn Ansardi, RN, Interim Executive Director

M

Montana State Board of Nursing

  Mailing address:
P.O. Box 200513 | Helena, MT 59620-0513
  Physical address:
301 South Park, Suite 401

  Phone: 406.841.2340
  Fax: 406.841.2305
  Website:
http://bsd.dli.mt.gov/license/bsd_boards/nur_board/board_page.asp
  Contact Person: Cynthia Gustafson, PhD, RN, Executive Director

Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing

  Physical address:
Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 239 Causeway Street, Suite 500, 5th floor, Boston, MA 02114

  Phone: 617.973.0900 / 800.414.0168
  Fax: 617.973.0984
  Website:
http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/provider/licensing/occupational/nursing/about/
  Contact Person: Rula Faris Harb, MS, RN, Executive Director

Mississippi Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
1080 River Oaks Drive, Flowood, MS 39232

  Phone: 601.664.9303
  Fax: 601.664.9304
  Website:
http://www.msbn.state.ms.us/
  Contact Person: Melinda E. Rush, DSN, FNP, Executive Director

Minnesota Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
2829 University Avenue SE, Suite 200, Minneapolis, MN 55414

  Phone: 612.617.2270
  Fax: 612.617.2190
  Website:
www.nursingboard.state.mn.us
  Contact Person: Shirley Brekken, MS, RN, Executive Director

Missouri State Board of Nursing

  Mailing address:
P.O. Box 656 | Jefferson City, MO 65102-0656
  Physical address:
3605 Missouri Blvd.

  Phone: 573.751.0681
  Fax: 573.751.0075
  Website:
http://www.pr.mo.gov/nursing.asp
  Contact Person: Lori Scheidt, MBA-HCM, Executive Director

Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs

  Physical address:
Bureau of Health Care Services, 611 W. Ottawa St; PO Box 30670, Lansing, MI 48909

  Phone: 517.335.0918
  Fax: 517.241.1431
  Website:
http://www.michigan.gov/lara/0,4601,7-154-35299_28150_27529_27542—,00.html
  Contact Person: Norene Lind, Board Manager

Maine State Board of Nursing

  Regular mailing address:
158 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333

  Street address (for FedEx & UPS):
161 Capitol Street, Augusta, ME 04333

  Phone: 207.287.1133
  Fax: 207.287.1149
  Website:
www.maine.gov/boardofnursing/
  Contact Person: Myra Broadway, JD, MS, RN, Executive Director

Maryland Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
4140 Patterson Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215

  Phone: 410.585.1900
  Fax: 410.358.3530
  Website:
www.mbon.org
  Contact Person: Patricia Ann Noble, MSN, RN Executive Director

N

Nevada State Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
5011 Meadowood Mall Way, Suite 300, Reno, NV 89502

  Phone: 775.687.7700
  Fax: 775.687.7707
  Website:
http://nevadanursingboard.org/
  Contact Person: Debra Scott, MSN, RN, FRE, Executive Director

New Jersey Board of Nursing

  Mailing address:
P.O. Box 45010
  Physical address:
124 Halsey Street, 6th Floor, Newark, NJ 07101

  Phone: 973.504.6430
  Fax: 973.648.3481
  Website:
www.state.nj.us/lps/ca/medical/nursing.htm
  Contact Person: George Hebert, MA, RN, Executive Director

New York State Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
Education Bldg., 89 Washington Avenue, 2nd Floor West Wing
Albany, NY 12234

  Phone: 518.474.3817, Ext. 120
  Fax: 518.474.3706
  Website:
www.op.nysed.gov/prof/nurse/
  Contact Person: Suzanne Sullivan, JD, RN, Executive Secretary

North Dakota Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
919 South 7th Street, Suite 504, Bismarck, ND 58504

  Phone: 701.328.9777
  Fax: 701.328.9785
  Website:
https://www.ndbon.org
  Contact Person: Constance Kalanek, PhD, RN, FRE, Executive Director

Northern Mariana Islands Commonwealth Board of Nurse Examiners

  Regular Mailing Address
P.O. Box 501458 | Saipan, MP 96950

  Street Address (for FedEx and UPS)
Commonwealth Health Center, New Administration Bldg. , Navy Hill, Saipan, MP 96950

  Phone: (670) 233-2263
  Fax: 670.664.4813
  Website:
www.nmicbne.com
  Contact Person: Aurelia G. Long, RNC, FNP, Board Chairperson

New Hampshire Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
21 South Fruit Street, Suite 16, Concord, NH 03301-2341

  Phone: 603.271.2323
  Fax: 603.271.6605
  Website:
www.state.nh.us/nursing
  Contact Person: Denise Nies, MS, RN, Executive Director

Nebraska Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
Office of Nursing and Nursing Support, DHHS, Division of Public Health, Licensure Unit, 301 Centennial Mall South, Lincoln, NE 68509-4986

  Phone: 402.471.4376
  Fax: 402.471.1066
  Website:
http://dhhs.ne.gov/publichealth/Pages/crl_nursing_nursingindex.aspx
  Contact Person: Karen Bowen, MS, RN, Executive Director

New Mexico Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
6301 Indian School Road, NE, Suite 710, Albuquerque, NM 87110

  Phone: 505.841.8340
  Fax: 505.841.8347
  Website:
www.bon.state.nm.us
  Contact Person: Nancy Darbro, PhD, APRN, CNS, LPCC, LADAC, Executive Director

North Carolina Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
4516 Lake Boone Trail, Raleigh, NC 27607

  Phone: 919.782.3211
  Fax: 919.781.9461
  Website:
www.ncbon.com
  Contact Person: Julia L. George, MSN, RN, FRE, Executive Director

Nebraska Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Board

  Physical address:
Office of Nursing and Nursing Support, DHHS, Division of Public Health, Licensure Unit, 301 Centennial Mall South, Lincoln, NE 68509-4986

  Phone: 402.471.6443
  Fax: 402.471.1066
  Website:
http://dhhs.ne.gov/publichealth/Pages/crl_nursing_nursingindex.aspx
  Contact Person: Karen Bowen, MS, RN, Executive Director

O

Ohio Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
17 South High Street, Suite 400, Columbus, OH 43215-3413

  Phone: 614.466.6940
  Fax: 614.466.0388
  Website:
www.nursing.ohio.gov
  Contact Person: Betsy J. Houchen, JD, MS, RN, Executive Director

Oregon State Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
17938 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd, Portland, OR 97224

  Phone: 971.673.0685
  Fax: 971.673.0684
  Website:
www.osbn.state.or.us
  Contact Person: Joy Ingwerson, RN, MSN, Interim Executive Director

Oklahoma Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
2915 N. Classen Boulevard, Suite 524, Oklahoma City, OK 73106

  Phone: 405.962.1800
  Fax: 405.962.1821
  Website:
www.ok.gov/nursing/
  Contact Person: Kimberly Glazier, M.Ed., RN, Executive Director

P

Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing

  Mailing address:
P.O. Box 2649 | Harrisburg, PA 17105-2649

  Phone: 717.783.7142
  Fax: 717.783.0822
  Website: http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/state_board_of_nursing/12515
  Contact Person: Laurette D. Keiser, MSN, RN, Executive Secretary/Section Chief

R

Rhode Island Board of Nurse Registration and Nursing Education

  Physical address:
105 Cannon Building, Three Capitol Hill, Providence, RI 02908

  Phone: 401.222.5700
  Fax: 401.222.3352
  Website:
http://www.health.ri.gov/for/nurses/index.php
  Contact Person: Lori Keough, PhD, MSN, M.Ed, BSN, Executive Officer

S

South Carolina State Board of Nursing

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 12367 | Columbia, SC 29211

Physical Address:
Synergy Business Park, Kingstree Building, 110 Centerview Drive, Suite 202, Columbia, SC 29210

  Phone: 803.896.4550
  Fax: 803.896.4515
  Website:
www.llr.state.sc.us/pol/nursing/
  Contact Person: Nancy Murphy MS, RN, BC, CPM, Administrator

South Dakota Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
4305 South Louise Ave., Suite 201, Sioux Falls, SD 57106-3115

  Phone: 605.362.2760
  Fax: 605.362.2768
  Website:
http://doh.sd.gov/boards/nursing/
  Contact Person: Gloria Damgaard, MS, RN, FRE, Executive Secretary

T

Tennessee State Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
227 French Landing, Suite 300, Heritage Place MetroCenter, Nashville, TN 37243

  Phone: 615.532.5166
  Fax: 615.741.7899
  Website:
http://health.state.tn.us/Boards/Nursing/index.htm
  Contact Person: Elizabeth Lund, MSN, RN, Executive Director

Texas Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
333 Guadalupe, Suite 3-460, Austin, TX 78701

  Phone: 512.305.7400
  Fax: 512.305.7401
  Website:
www.bon.state.tx.us
  Contact Person: Katherine Thomas, MN, RN, FAAN, Executive Director

U

Utah State Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
Heber M. Wells Bldg., 4th Floor, 160 East 300 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

  Phone: 801.530.6628
  Fax: 801.530.6511
  Website:
www.dopl.utah.gov/licensing/nursing.html
  Contact Person: Debra F. Hobbins, DNP, APRN, LSAC, CARN-AP, Bureau Manager

V

Vermont State Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
Office of Professional Regulation, National Life Building North F1.2, Montpelier, Vermont 05620-3402

  Phone: 802.828.2396
  Fax: 802.828.2484
  Website:
www.vtprofessionals.org/opr1/nurses/
  Contact Person: Linda Davidson, APRN, Executive Director

Virgin Islands Board of Nurse Licensure

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 304247, Veterans Drive Station, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands 00803

Physical Address (For FedEx and UPS)
Virgin Island Board of Nurse Licensure, #3 Kongens Gade (Government Hill), St. Thomas, Virgin Islands 00802

  Phone: 340.776.7397
  Fax: 340.777.4003
  Website:
www.vibnl.org
  Contact Person: Carla King, Staff Contact

Virginia Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
Department of Health Professions, Perimeter Center, 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300, Henrico, Virginia 23233

  Phone: (804) 367-4515
  Fax: (804) 527-4455
  Website:
www.dhp.virginia.gov/nursing
  Contact Person: Jay Douglas, MSM, RN, CSAC, Executive Director

W

Wyoming State Board of Nursing

  Physical address:
1810 Pioneer Avenue, Cheyenne, WY 82001

  Phone: 307.777.7601
  Fax: 307.777.3519
  Website:
http://nursing.state.wy.us
  Contact Person: Cynthia LaBonde, MN, RN, Executive Director

West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses

  Physical address:
101 Dee Drive, Charleston, WV 25311

  Phone: 304.558.3596
  Fax: 304.558.3666
  Website:
www.wvrnboard.com
  Contact Person: Laura Rhodes, MSN, RN, Executive Director

Wisconsin Department of Regulation and Licensing

  Physical address:
1400 E. Washington Avenue, Madison, WI 53703

  Mailing address:
P.O. Box 8935 | Madison, WI 53708-8935

  Phone: 608.266.2112
  Fax: 608.261.7083
  Website:
http://dsps.wi.gov/Default.aspx?Page=582ce3ce-0028-404c-9373-14bfd6cf17c8
  Contact Person: Dan Williams, Bureau Director – Division of Board Services

West Virginia State Board of Examiners for Licensed Practical Nurses

  Physical address:
101 Dee Drive, Charleston, WV 25311

  Phone: 304.558.3572
  Fax: 304.558.4367
  Website:
www.lpnboard.state.wv.us
  Contact Person: Lanette Anderson, JD, MSN, RN, Executive Director

Washington State Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission

  Physical address:
Department of Health, Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission
  Mailing address:
P.O. Box 47864 | Olympia, WA 98504-7864

E-mail: nursing@doh.wa.gov

  Phone: 360.236.4700
  Fax: 360.236.4738
  Website:
http://www.doh.wa.gov/LicensesPermitsandCertificates/NursingCommission.aspx
  Contact Person: Paula Meyer, MSN, RN, Executive Director

Contact Your Local Board of Nursing

Updated on 2015-08-29T11:22:45+00:00, by DTP Admin.