James Puente

Director, Nurse Licensure Compact

National Council of State Board of Nursing

Jim Puente was appointed Director, Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) in 2009. This position at the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN), Chicago is dedicated to the goals of the Compact’s governing body, the Interstate Commission of Nurse Licensure Compact Administrators (ICNLCA). Puente is charged with managing the operations of the NLC, the development of implementation strategies for regulatory compliance and implementation of the Compact strategic plan. Jim has over 30 years of experience in the healthcare sector.

Puente holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame (South Bend, Indiana), an MS degree in Public Service Management from DePaul University (Chicago) and a Master of Jurisprudence degree in Health Law & Policy from Loyola University School of Law (Chicago). Jim is also a Certified Association Executive (CAE).

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