The University of Central Florida College of Nursing honored Cathleen Wheatley, DNP, RN, CENP, President, Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, as one of its inaugural 40 Noble Knight Nurses. In celebration of its 40th anniversary, the UCF College of Nursing honored 40 alumni who reflect its values of excellence, innovation, integrity, compassion, service and community. The awardees were recognized at the 40th Anniversary Virtual Gala on May 15.
The 40 Noble Knight Nurse honorees are individuals who are admired and respected for their exceptional leadership and unwavering commitment to serve others. The inaugural class of Noble Knight Nurse award recipients include direct care providers, innovators, educators and scientists who have made a profound difference in the lives of others through their contributions to the profession and community.