John P. Lucero, a student of the Montclair State University Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Degree program, was awarded a scholarship and recognized by the Philippine Nurses Association of New Jersey (PNANJ) at the organization’s annual luncheon on September 14 in Edison, NJ. The PNANJ is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the professional advancement of Filipino nurses in New Jersey.
Lucero currently works as a Senior Nurse and Educator at the Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation. He is an inductee to the International Honor Society of Nursing, Epsilon Rho Chapter. Lucero was also recognized for his dedication to PNANJ, where he serves as Assistant Treasurer and Membership Chair for their Essex County Subchapter.
His goal is to teach future nurses and increase student retention in nursing programs.
Lucero received support in his application for the scholarship award from various faculty members of the School of Nursing.
To learn more about the PNANJ, visit: pnanj.org