Anabell Castro Thompson is a Nurse Practitioner and Senior Vice President of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at Equality Health.
A Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, Anabell’s leadership exemplifies sustained commitment towards improving healthcare for the Latino community. Determined to bridge health care disparities, she is responsible for building and managing innovative programs and strategic initiatives which enhance education, engagement, access, and utilization. Her focus centers around integrating cultural adaptation into care delivery to improve healthcare outcomes and decrease costs.
As Immediate Past President of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses, Anabell is seasoned in governance. 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 a distinguished alumni by both her alma maters—the University of Arizona and Arizona State University.