Interim Director, Nursing and Patient Care Services
Jacqueline Nelson, DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC is the interim director of nursing and patient care services at University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital. She grew up in Clemons, Iowa, and has spent most of her career at UI Hospitals & Clinics and UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital. She earned a Doctor of Nursing Practice from Rush University, Chicago; a Master of Business Administration, a Master of Arts in Nursing, and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from University of Iowa. She is certified with American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as Nurse Executive, Advanced.