The nursing career you want is out there ... and we want to help

Our subject matter experts create content designed to help anyone who wants to join the healthcare industry or take the next step in their nursing career navigate the ever-changing laws, courses, and requirements. 

Our Core Values

01. Ownership

We take full responsibility for connecting healthcare professionals with the best resources and opportunities available

02. Growth

We value lifelong learning, and want to provide you access to more education, career growth opportunities, and information that affects you

03. Empathy

We care about you and want to understand and help you fulfill your education and career goals

04. Forward Thinking

We don’t think about the world as it is today, but the world as it could be


Good things happen when patients get the proper care they need.

We seek to revolutionize healthcare staffing and training by paving the way in reliability, affordability, and ease of use for both facilities and healthcare professionals.


As an integral partner to each healthcare professional we educate, we strive to make life easier for facilities, nurses, and patients alike.

Our robust tech platform lets us do the heavy lifting for you, so you can focus on growing your career and delivering high quality patient care.


Clipboard Academy provides quality nursing news, information, and training. Coming soon: Courses, quizzes, and Q&As with nurse leaders.

Our sister site and app, Clipboard Health, provides healthcare staffing in the form of nursing and allied health staff nationwide.

Our Team

Michelle Paul, RN, BSN - Content Specialist

Michelle has worked as a registered nurse with a variety of patient demographics, ranging from young adults in foreign countries, to elderly residents in skilled nursing facilities, to healthy blood donors in her community. In addition to nursing, she’s worked as a technical writer and content creator. Not one to settle for more than one hobby, she spends her free time travelling, dressing in costumes for charity work, and taking photos of people, portraits, and the stars.

Justine Nelson, RN, BSN - Content Specialist

Justine has been a registered nurse for more than 12 years with experience in home health, community health, school-based nursing, and health care-based tech startups. At Clipboard Health, she currently serves as an RN content Specialist, combining nursing expertise with content creation. She's an avid reader, foodie, and serves as Vice President for her Mardi Gras Krewe, the Try Athletes.

Lauren Macaraeg – Content Writer

Lauren is a writer, author, and blogger on books, news, and mental health. Her experience as a special education volunteer teacher has inspired her to write about physical and mental wellness, including content for Clipboard Academy and Clipboard Health. When she is not busy writing, she loves to read, sing, dance, and play kitty tag with her cats.

Amy Nichol Smith

Amy Nichol Smith - Director of Content

Amy has worked as a writer, editor, and publisher of content in news, tech, business, and medical industries for 20+ years. Aside from the work she does overseeing the content for Clipboard Academy and Clipboard Health, she’s working on three novels, playing video games, and probably watching Buffy the Vampire Slayer again.

Cassie Damascus

Cassie Damascus - Public Relations & Communications Manager

Cassie has spent her career in business and community development at early stage startups. At Clipboard Academy and Clipboard Health, Cassie focuses on public relations and communications. She is active in her local community’s entrepreneur ecosystem and founded “Women in New Orleans,” a women's professional development group.

Jessica Bishop

Jessica Bishop - Marketing Specialist

Jessica has spent her career in marketing and communications, working on growth and retention, content creation, video production, operations, data analytics, and project management. Jessica works on various projects for Clipboard Academy and Clipboard Health, including content creation, project management, and copy editing. She is an avid reader, writer, TV-watcher, skier, and coffee-drinker.

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