El Camino College Director of Nursing Wanda Morris will be honored with the “Lifetime Achiever” award by the Council of Black Nurses (CBN), Los Angeles at the organization’s 49th Anniversary & Scholarship Luncheon set for June 24 at The Proud Bird Food Bazaar & Event Center.

The luncheon event is titled, “Developing the Next Generation of Nursing Leaders,” and will feature keynote speaker Gale Washington, professor and director of the Patricia A. Chin School of Nursing at California State University, Los Angeles.

“Wanda’s passion and dedication have made a positive and lasting influence on the nursing programs at El Camino College and Compton College,” said El Camino Community College District Superintendent/President Dena P. Maloney. “Encouraging students to be the best that they can be, Wanda utilizes her extensive experience to educate our nursing students, preparing them for the field of nursing.”