Anabell Castro Thompson MSN, APRN, NP-C, FAAN is a Nurse Practitioner and Senior Vice President of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at Equality Health.
A Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing, Anabell’s leadership exemplifies sustained commitment toward improving healthcare in the Hispanic community. 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. Her focus is centered around access to care and cultural competence and how to best integrate them into care delivery.
As Immediate Past President of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses, Anabell is seasoned in governing. Her deep experience includes influencing resource development, diversifying funding revenues, and 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 accolades. She has been honored as distinguished alumni by both her alma maters—the University of Arizona and Arizona State University.