Maj. Elizabeth Hoettels awarded VCU Alumni Assoication’s 10 under 10 award
Maj. Elizabeth Hoettels, CCRN, CEN (B.S.’05/N), was recently recognized by VCU Alumni’s 10 Under 10 awards program, which honors alumni who earned their first VCU degree (undergraduate, graduate or professional) within the past 10 years.
Hoettels, who has been deployed several times in recent years and received the Bronze Star for her service in Afghanistan, currently works at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany as a Critical Air Transport Team nurse and as an Acute Lung Evacuation Team nurse. She established an endowed scholarship in the School of the Nursing, the Per Aspera ad Astra: Emerging Nurse Leaders Scholarship, which will be awarded for the first time in 2018. She was also recognized in 2013 as one of the School of Nursing’s 120 Visionary Leaders.