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Bloomfield Nominated for NC ADN Council's Educator of the Year

Catawba Valley Community College nursing faculty member Eleanor “Peggy” Bloomfield was one of two to be nominated for the Associate Degree Nursing Council for North Carolina’s Educator of the Year Award.

Bloomfield is a career nurse who has devoted 38 years to the profession. She earned her associate degree in nursing at Miami Dade Community College in Florida, then a bachelor’s degree at the University of Miami and a master’s degree at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

She worked as a critical care, operating room and recovery room, and medical/surgical unit nurse. She has volunteered with the American Red Cross and taught CPR and first aid to students in CVCC’s early childhood education program before becoming a full-time nursing faculty member in 2006.

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