Kim Jordan, MHSA, BSN, RN, CEN

Director of Nursing and Program Director of Canopy Children’s Solution’s CARES Center

Kim Jordan serves dual roles within Canopy Children’s Solutions as the Director of Nursing, and as of May 2019, was named Program Director for the CARES Center psychiatric residential treatment facility in Jackson. In the role of Program Director, Jordan oversees day-to-day operations of the facility, which encompasses two campuses and serves a total of 60 children at a time ages six to 17. She works alongside other CARES Center leaders and supervisors to develop programming, address challenges, and ensure the children of the CARES Center are receiving care that is outlined in best-practices and is meaningful for each individual child served.

Jordan joined Canopy in June 2017 as the Director of Nursing where she managed nursing for Canopy’s CARES Center. Prior to joining the organization, Jordan was a full-time emergency room nurse for more than a decade. She accredits this experience with equipping her with critical thinking and organizational skills and the ability to be flexible in serving needs as they arise.

An alumna of Mississippi College, Jordan received her Bachelor of Nursing degree in 2004. Prior to leaving emergency medicine, she attained Board Certification in Emergency Medicine. Most recently, Jordan completed her master’s in Healthcare Administration from Mississippi College in 2018.

Jordan was born and raised in Brookhaven, where she and her family of four reside today. Away from work, she enjoys using her organizational skills to plans adventures and travel.

Chrisy Ainsworth

CARES Center Clinical Director