Establishing Statute: 26 VSA Ch 28 §1573

Department: Secretary of State Professional Licensing

Description: The Board of Nursing is an eleven-member board created by the legislature whose members are appointed by the governor to administer the laws for this profession in the state of Vermont. The board’s mission is public protection. The board does this by: ensuring that applicants are qualified for licensure; setting standards for the profession by proposing statutes and adopting administrative rules; and, with the assistance of Office of Professional Regulation staff, investigating complaints of unprofessional conduct, taking disciplinary action against licensees when necessary to protect the public.

Board Members:

    Board Member Name      Term Expires Seat Description
     Jeanine Carr       12/31/2017 Education UVM
     Sheila Davis       12/31/2015 LPN Position
     Virginia Hudson       12/31/2018 RN Position
     Jennifer Laurent       12/31/2018 APRN
     Kelly Sinclair       12/31/2017 LPN Position
     Douglas Sutton       12/31/2019 RN Position
     Deborah Swartz       12/31/2016 Education - VTC
     Luana Tredwell       12/31/2017 LPN Position
     Ellen Watson       12/31/2016 APRN
     John Welch, Jr.       12/31/2019 Public Member
     William White       12/31/2016 Public Member


Contact Information

Contact Us

Office of Governor Peter Shumlin
109 State Street, Pavilion
Montpelier, VT 05609
Phone: 802 828-3333 (TTY: 800 649-6825)
Fax: 802 828-3339