Ms. Nebraska

Ms. Nebraska Nationwide 2021


Sue McCann

Platform Issue:  Ballgowns for Smiles:  Dementia Awareness

  • Age: 49
  • Hometown: Omaha, Nebraska
  • College Major:  Bachelor of Science (BSN) in Nursing from University of Iowa – Iowa City, Iowa.  Master of Science in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner certificate from University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa.  National Board Certification from American Nurses Credentialing Center.
  • Scholastic Ambition: Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner.
  • If I am crowned Ms. Nationwide: I will continue to raise awareness of the impact of dementia on patients and families. As Ms. Nationwide I would encourage women of all ages to take time to pursue their own dreams and to try every day to find joy.
  • Bio: Sue McCann, a native of Winfield, Illinois, enjoys singing, dancing, crafting and reading in her spare time. She is the mom of a 15 year old son. At age 47, she ran her first 5k race and was passed by someone wearing a giant inflatable dinosaur costume!  Sue is the Founder of Ballgowns for Smiles.  Sue uses “Ballgowns for Smiles”- to bring joy to those living in senior living facilities.  It also allows her to raise awareness around dementia and it’s impact on families.
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