Catherine Benjamin-Bovell, class of 1974
Catherine Benjamin-Bovel received her AA in Nursing from Borough of Manhattan Community College, and went on for her BA at Long Island University. In 1979 she received and an MA in Nursing from Teachers College, Columbia University.
Catherine has served in several executive positions within the Veterans Administration, where she currently works. She is Past President and still associated with, the Caribbean American Nurses Association, a Board member of Directors-Community Healthcare Network, and since 2009, has served as a member of the BMCC Nursing Advisory Committee.. In 2004 she was named 'Nurse of the Year' by the Caribbean Nurses Organization.