Northwest Florida State College recognizes fall 2015 nursing graduates


On Dec. 16, Northwest Florida State College recognized students who successfully completed the Associate in Science in Nursing program during the fall 2015 academic semester.

Two graduates were recognized with special awards: Jessica Suarez – Clinical Excellence in Nursing, and Kimberly Winckler – Academic Achievement in Nursing. The Clinical Excellence Award, voted on by the faculty, is given to the student who consistently demonstrated excellent clinical performance throughout the program. The recipient of the Academic Achievement Award is the graduate achieving the highest number of academic points in the nursing program. 

The fall 2015 Associate in Science in Nursing graduates, listed in alphabetical order, are: Debora Attalla (Miramar Beach), Nikita Clark (Fort Walton Beach), Regina Cuchens (Baker), Tamiko Gonzalez (Crestview), Kristina Laptsevich (Destin), Ashley Lasky (Fort Walton Beach), Lisa Lee (Miramar Beach), Angela Maksem (Fort Walton Beach), Rachel Mucklow (Niceville), Kristelle Odom (Mossy Head), Vanessa Romero-Cano (Crestview), Jessica Suarez (Fort Walton Beach), Crystal Taylor (Fort Walton Beach), Teresita Teck (Crestview), and Kimberly Winckler (Navarre).