Ginger Vaughn-Pullin, DNP, NE, FNP-BC
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Ginger Vaughn-Pullin, DNP, NE, FNP-BC, is an Assistant Professor of Nursing in Graceland University School of Nursing’s graduate and doctoral program where she teaches Epidemiology, Advanced Health Assessment, Primary Care of Pediatrics and the Pediatric Practicum course. She also teaches students in the onsite Focus Session.
Dr. Vaughn-Pullin studied at the University of Kansas where she earned a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Nursing, as well as a Bachelor’s in Psychology. She completed her Nurse Educator certificate and Doctor of Nurse Practice in Organizational Leadership at Graceland University. Dr. Vaughn-Pullin has been practicing as a Board Certified Nurse Practitioner since 2007.
Throughout her years in practice, Dr. Vaughn-Pullin has spent time as a provider in the ER and Neurosurgical ICU, in family practice and wellness coaching, and serving as the Director of Clinical Services for a local wellness company. Dr. Vaughn-Pullin previously owned a functional medicine practice where the focus was on holistic lifestyle treatment through nutrition, movement, stress reduction and sleep. Currently, she works in pediatric primary care and leads her clinical organization's innovation team. In addition, Dr. Vaughn-Pullin spends some clinical hours working as a provider in a local emergency room and serves as a consultant for various wellness groups around the country.
Dr. Vaughn-Pullin was raised in the Kansas City Metro Area and currently lives in a suburb of the city. In her spare time, she stays active by completing triathlons and obstacle course races, performing in local musical theatre productions and experiencing the outdoors whenever she can. She is passionate about her family, her children, wellness and life balance.