Dr. Ronnie Ursin, DNP, MBA, RN, CENP, FACHE


Dr. Ronnie Ursin is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana. Ursin is the healthcare executive and professional registered nurse with 20 years of experience in the health services. Ursin’s clinical experience includes Medical-Surgical, Telemetry, Oncology, and Cardiac, Medical, and Surgical Intensive Care. He is certified as a Nurse Executive and a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives.

Dr. Ursin holds an Associate in Nursing from the Los Angeles Trade-Technical College; Bachelor of Science in Public Health from Dillard University; Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Science – Health Services Leadership and Management, and Post-Master Certificate in Teaching in Nursing and Health Professions from the University of Maryland, Baltimore; Master of Business Administration from Hood College; and Doctor of Nursing Practice from Case Western Reserve University.

Dr. Ursin has held several executive leadership roles in small to large acute care hospitals as Chief Executive Officer and Chief Nursing Officer. In addition, currently serves at an Adjunct faculty member in the University and Community College settings.

Dr. Ursin has made a significant impact on the healthcare community in the following past and current roles: He is an active Officer and Board Member of the Association of Black Nursing Faculty, and Treasurer of the ABNF Foundation. He previously functioned as a Board Member for the Eastern Pennsylvania Healthcare Executive Network, Board Member and Officer of the National Black Nurses Association (NBNA), President of the Black Nurses Association of Baltimore, Manuscript Reviewer for the Journal of Adult Health; Advisory Board Member of Minority Nurse Magazine; and Board Member of the National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations.