Harold W. Kleinpaste Nursing Scholarship

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About The Scholarship

The Harold W. Kleinpaste Nursing Scholarship was established to provide assistance to current Mountain Vista employees in their pursuit of education in the field of nursing. This program allocates funds to students for academic fees, course materials, books certifications/licensure and more.

The scholarship is awarded annually to an eligible staff member and grants up to $1,500 per semester.


Congratulations to the 2013-2014 Harold W. Kleinpaste Nursing Scholarship recipient: Deena Jordan

Deena Jordan, LPN, has been with ABHM at Mountain Vista Senior Living Community for over 12 years. Balancing the challenges of being a single mom, working full-time, as well as pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing she continues to excel in all that she undertakes. Deena is very motivated and understands the importance of higher education as a pathway to better outcomes for our resident. She is currently one of our Clinical Care Managers, a role in which she manages the care for 45+ residents, along with the frontline staff involved in their care, and plans to continue her nursing career at Mountain Vista when she completes her BSN program.