Anabell Castro Thompson MSN, APRN, ANP-C, FAAN is a Nurse Practitioner and Senior Vice President of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at Equality Health. Anabell also serves as the President of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses.
A Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing, Anabell’s leadership exemplifies sustained commitment towards improving healthcare to the Hispanic community. Her work features a practice focused on integrating concepts related to access to care and cultural competence into care delivery. Determined to bridge health care disparities, she is responsible for building and managing innovative programs and strategic initiatives which enhance education, engagement, and health equity.
Elected President of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses in 2016, Anabell is seasoned in governing, and has deep experience in influencing resource development and diversification of funding revenues, leading projects that reduce barriers in access to care for vulnerable populations.
Anabell serves on multiple national boards and is the recipient of numerous awards and honors, including being honored as distinguished alumni by both her alma maters—the University of Arizona and Arizona State University.