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Dr. Kelly Price Noble is the Principal of KAPN Consulting: Innovative Solutions, LLC, connecting people to people.  Prior to that, she was a Clinical Researcher at the Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System assigned to the Spinal Cord Injury Center; the Executive Director of Cal-Diego Paralyzed Veterans Association and the President of the Paralyzed Veterans of America's Association of (34) Chapter Executive Directors. 

She is Chair for the College of Health Professions, supervising local and online faculty and students in 29 states.  Responsibilities: Health Services Administration, Higher Education Administration, Team Leader, Leadership, Management, Training, Leadership Development. Strategic Planning, Management, Staff Development, Program Management, Research, Policy, Organizational Development, Recruiting, Marketing, Interviews, Budgets, Facilitation, Community Outreach, Coaching, and Public Speaking. 

For the National Veterans Transition Services, Inc., she facilitates Acing the Interview, assisting Active Duty, Veterans, and Spouses transition to civilian life;  and is the former Chair of the Graduate School of Business and Management and Dissertation Chair for Argosy University San Diego.

Dr. Price Noble graduated from Mount Holyoke College with a B. A. in English, French, and Third World Relations. She earned Continued Education Certification from San Diego State University in Community Economic Development, a M.A. from the University of Phoenix in Organizational Management, and a Doctorate in Health Administration from University of Phoenix.

She has more than 25 years in Public Relations, Television, and Sales experience and was an Emmy Nominee for Gallaudet University's Fantastic, a television program geared toward deaf and hard of children.

For more than a decade, she was affiliated with the United States Navy as a member of the Navy Wifeline Association and several Navy Spouse Clubs around the globe including Agana, Guam and Rota, Spain. She received formal training as Causality Assistance Calls Officer (CACO) and provided support with base activities in conjunction with Fairconron One & Two.

She is married with two children in college.


Blessed with Activity: A Mindfulness Journey (2018)

Identifying Quality Long-Term Care for Non-Service-Connected Spinal Cord Injured Veterans: Isolating Barriers to Care (2013)

Contributing Writer/Editor: Beachcomber, a monthly publication of the Cal-Diego PVA (2004-2011)

Caring for An Aging Population, eBella Magazine;; Los Angeles Times; Sacramento Bee; and The Virginian Pilot; (2018)

US Adults Unwilling to Make Positive Lifestyle Changes Now to Live Well in Later Years, Healthy Living Magazine (2018)


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