Meet the Dean - Dr. Linda Smith

Linda Smith

Certifications/Licensure/Professional Associations

North Carolina Board of Nursing - Registered Nurse (RN)
American Nurses Association (ANA)
NC Nurses Association (NCNA)
Sigma Theta Tau International
NC Community College (NCCCS) Deans of Health Science
NC Community College (NCCCS) Instructional Deans


PhD in Nursing, East Carolina University
MSN, Armstrong Atlantic State University
BSN, Boston College

Professional Experience

Over 30 years experience in Nursing Education and Administration
Clinical Nursing background in Medical-Surgical Nursing, Home Care, Geriatrics, and Oncology


Johnston County EMS Advisory Committee member
NC Nurses Association
Health Science and Early Childhood Programs Advisory Committee member
President of the NCCCS Deans of Health Sciences

Contact Information

Linda Smith, RN, PhD
Dean of Health, Wellness, and Human Services
(919) 209-2024