Kellee White

Contributing Faculty
College of Nursing
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Dr. Kellee White has been in the field of nursing for 31 years. She serves as a contributing faculty member in the MSN programs at Walden University. She is also a full-time online nursing faculty at Purdue Global University. She has spent a total of 19 years working in many different clinical areas of the hospital from pulmonary, intermediate nursey, telemetry, ICU, homecare, and telephone system triage. Dr. White completed her MSN in Nursing Leadership and Healthcare Systems in 2007 from Grand Canyon University. She completed a PhD. in Nursing Education and Administration in May of 2018 at William Cary University in her hometown of Hattiesburg, Mississippi. She teaches nursing research, nursing leadership, nursing informatics and nursing ethics. Dr. White’s dissertation focused on emotional intelligence and job satisfaction among online nursing faculty. She has an interest in global education and student retention and attrition in online institutions.


PhD, William Carey University

MSN, Grand Canyon University

BSN, William Carey College

Awards / Honors

10-year Kaplan Employee recognition of service, Kaplan University, 2017

15-year Purdue University Global Employee Service Award, Purdue University, 2023

Cambridge Who’s Who Registry of Executives and Professionals, Cambridge University, 2007

Kaplan 5 Year recognition Employee/Service Award, Kaplan University, 2012


White, K., Saucier, T., Karket, K. (2021). Providing Comfort & Support for Isolated COVID-19 Patients & Family Members. Purdue University Global