School Nurse of the Year Winners:

Val Homer RN (Forsyth County), Sandy Jones LPN (Butts County), and Lisa Wilson RN (Chatham-Savanah County), were recognized by the State Superintendent for the 2019 School RN, School LPN, and School Nurse Administrator of the Year.  We are so proud of you all!


School Nurse Administrator of the Year

Lisa Wilson, RN
Chatham-Savannah County

Ms. Wilson works tirelessly to continue learning and teaching the nurses who work with her. She is dedicated to helping them create a healthy environment in their schools.  She researches and provides up to date education so they can flourish.


RN School Nurse of the Year

Valerie Homer, RN
Forsyth County

Valerie exceeds in the Standards of School Nursing Practice by collaborating with parents and teachers, having effective communication skills, and providing safety and health education to her staff. Valerie practices nursing in an ethical manner, treating each student and parent with respect. 


LPN School Nurse of the Year

Sandy Jones, LPN
Butts County

For 17 years Sandy has always been a constant compassionate, caring, organized, resource ready, and competent school nurse. She is definitely a respected professional who is easy to approach by others and makes problem solving about her students a welcome challenge.