Debra A. Toney, PhD, RN, FAAN
Debra A. Toney, PhD, RN, FAAN, recently received the 2017 Life Time Achievement Award from the National Black Nurses Association (NBNA) for outstanding contributions to nursing. Dr. Toney is a past president of NBNA and a former board member of the American Academy of Nursing. Inducted into the Academy in 2007, she currently is a member of the Quality Health Care Expert Panel.
Dr. Toney is the Director of Quality Management at Nevada Health Centers. She is also a member of the Nurses on Boards Coalition where she serves as a project lead to increase the number of nurses on community and corporate boards.