The University of Akron
Elizabeth Simkanin earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Bachelor of Science in Food and Environmental Nutrition from The University of Akron in May 2023. Simkanin also received a minor in Consumer Marketing and a Certificate in Healthcare Sales. A Medina, Ohio, native, Simkanin attended Revere High School and participated in the College Credit Plus program earning a head start on her post-secondary career. She has held many leadership roles while at The University of Akron, including the Class of 2023 Nursing Board, president of the Student Nurses Association and as a scholar for the Area Health Education Center (AHEC). Simkanin will start her professional nursing career at Summa Health in the Mother-Baby Unit.