Position: 
Adjunct Faculty
Department: 
Credentials: 
  • 2005, B.S.N., Northern Michigan University
  • 2011, M.S.N., Olivet Nazarene University
  • 2013, F.N.P., Olivet Nazarene University

Laura Rysso is a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Her Bachelor of Science in Nursing was completed at Northern Michigan University in 2005. She was graduated with honors, with a Master of Science in Nursing Education degree from Olivet Nazarene University in 2011. She completed a Post Master’s, with honors, Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate program in 2013, also at Olivet Nazarene University.

Currently Laura is a Family Nurse Practitioner with MinuteClinic, the largest retail health clinic system in the United States. She is Adjunct Faculty for Olivet Nazarene University and Simmons College, out of Boston, MA.  While at Olivet Nazarene University, Laura has taught in the ABSN, MSN and FNP programs. Laura is a Member of the Illinois Society for Advanced Practice Nursing and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.  She was inducted into Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society in 2011 while at ONU.

Laura, along with her husband and son, Michael, reside in Northern Illinois. They are excited to be in the process of adopting their second child! As a family, they love to go to the park, play in the lake and travel! They were able to take a family trip to Spain in the Spring of 2016, and praise God every day for the blessings He continues to bring them.