Christina J. Dempsey


School of Nursing

Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

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Missouri State University
School of Nursing
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • MBA, 2004, Missouri State University
  • BSN, 1998, Missouri State University
  • ADN, 1985, Missouri Southern State University


  • Nursing Leadership and Management

Professional experience

  • Chief Nursing Officer, Press Ganey (2009-present)
  • Registered nurse (three decades of experience in nursing; perioperative and emergency services management; medical practice; supply chain and materials management; physician-hospital collaboration)  
  • Senior vice president for consulting services, PatientFlow Technology (2007-2009)
  • Vice present for surgical and emergency services, Mercy St. John's (2004-2007)


Other interests

Professional and community organizations

  • ANCC Pathway to Excellence Appraiser
  • Editorial board member, Journal of Nursing Administration
  • Board member, Association of periOperative Nurses (AORN)
  • Board member, The Victim Center
  • Board member, Ozark Technical College Surgical Technology Program