Peggy Kamper, APRN
Adult Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing
Center for Complex Care
330 Crampton Street
Reno, NV 89502
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as a Psychiatric Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist (PMHCNS-BC)
Graduate Medical Education
Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing from the University of Virginia | Charlottesville, VA
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), University of Virginia | Charlottesville, VA
Peggy was born in Chicago (go Cubs!) and raised in a small farm town before moving to New Jersey in her teen years. She has been in Reno for 29 years.
She has spent her entire career working in mental health nursing, both in clinical settings and in teaching. Peggy was an assistant professor of nursing for two years at the University of Virginia and taught psychiatric nursing for one year in Tabriz, Iran. She worked several years at Friends Hospital in Philadelphia, PA before moving to Denver, CO where she worked at two different community mental health clinics. Prior to joining Community Health Alliance, Peggy worked at Northern Nevada Adult Mental Health Services (NNAMHS) for over 25 years.
Peggy has been a member of The Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing since 1973, and is currently a member of the American Nurses Association (ANA) and the Nevada Nurses Association (NNA).
Peggy enjoys gardening, watching football, and going to plays and rock concerts. She is a thrift store and auction junkie and likes refinishing furniture. She also enjoys any time she can spend with her two adult children and her pets.