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General Education Chair
Nicole Quow-Thomason came to Arizona College of Nursing – Tempe in 2019 after leading and serving at Grand Canyon University for 13.5 years in the areas of curriculum, assessment, and academic operations. Among her particular areas of skill is her penchant towards intrapreneurial and scale-promoting process refinement. Her career in education began in literacy programs for homeless families in transition to permanent housing, where a diploma or degree could give access to substantive life changes. She moved into higher education with her move to Arizona more than 20 years ago and has made a career of helping others to awaken, identify, and hone the dreams that education facilitates.
As General Education Chair, Nicole has responsibility for developing faculty and nurturing student success through policy and process.
Dean of Nursing
Lori Gutierrez is a Registered Nurse in Arizona and has extensive experience in various areas of healthcare. Lori also is an appointed member to the Arizona State Board of Nursing where she has served for more than 11 years and has chaired the Scope of Practice Committee for 8 years. Her hobbies include cooking, travel and sports (football is her favorite). She is excited about the new Phoenix campus for the expansion of Arizona College of Nursing, and looks forward to serving her students and faculty.
BSN Program Manager
Mallika Peddada is the program manager for the Phoenix campus. Joining Arizona College in the summer of 2020, Mallika has over 20 years of experience in the higher education industry. Her passion for making a difference in the educational goals and dreams of her students is the driving motivation for her continued success.
1 All Arizona College campuses are institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), a U.S. Department of Education-recognized national accrediting agency.
2 The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program at the Arizona College School of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).