Laura Schenk, MS, RN, CNE
Laura Schenk is the Academic Progression Coordinator for Nursing at Harford Community College and Cecil College in Maryland. In her position, she manages the activities of a grant awarded by the Maryland Higher Education Commission’s Nurse Support Program II (NSP II 16-111) that is focused on the seamless academic progression of Associate degree nursing students. She has presented on the topic of academic progression in nursing at various regional and national conferences within the past 3 years. This includes a poster presentation at the 2017 Organization for Associate Degree Nursing Annual Convention, for which she received the first place poster award. Most recently, Laura was the recipient of a full scholarship to attend the Nurse in Washington Internship in April, 2018. She received her BS in nursing and MS in nursing education from Stevenson University. She was an orthopedic nurse for 7 years and currently maintains her clinical practice as a community health nurse.