Cathy Higginbotham, RN, BSN, MHA

Associate Director of Nursing

About Cathy

cathy-hCathy Higginbotham joined NCSU Student Health in 2016 as Associate Director of Nursing.  She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from University of Charleston, Charleston, WV and Masters in Healthcare Administration from Ohio University.

Cathy has spent her career of 17 years in nursing in the hospital setting starting as a staff nurse in Cardiac Telemetry and moved to ICU. Then moved to management and administration where she was Director of Nursing Resources for the past 9 years in Charleston, WV.  Her professional passion is quality care and compassionate leadership, with a strong focus on teamwork.