College of Health Professions

Department of Nursing



Janet Tompkins McMahon, MSN, RN

Clinical Associate Professor of Nursing

Member Board of Governors, National League of Nursing

Office:   Hagerstown Center
Phone:   240-527-2725

    Janet Tompkins McMahon is a member of the faculty of Towson University in Hagerstown, Maryland as Clinical Associate Professor of Nursing. Her teaching area of focus is adult health and medical surgical nursing. Ms. McMahon is Chair of the NCLEX-RN Task Force and is an active member on the Student Affairs committee at Towson University’s department of nursing.

  Ms. McMahon is a member the National League for Nursing (NLN) and was elected as “Governor” to the board of the NLN located in Washington, DC. In addition, she is a former President elect and board member for the DC-MD League for Nursing.

  Ms. McMahon has years of experience and served with both the Accreditation Commission for education in Nursing (ACEN) as a site visitor for accreditation, and the National Council State Board of Nursing (NCSBN) as an item writer and reviewer. She is also a presenter and accreditation consultant in collaboration with NurseTim Inc. Ms. McMahon has also authored, contributed and reviewed for various publishers and textbooks nationwide. Her first published co-authored textbook, NCLEX-PN Review book 2nd Ed, released in 2010 from Delmar-Cengage Publishers.

  In the field of nursing education, she is a national speaker and consultant for continuing education programs in academia and nursing organizations across the US. The topics include an array of subjects dedicated to the nursing profession to improve outcomes in education.

  Ms. McMahon is a Williamsport, Pennsylvania native. She is graduate of the Geisinger Medical Center School of Nursing, Danville, PA, St. Francis University and the Pennsylvania State University. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International and received distinguished awards from the Penn State University and various nursing organizations.





Department of Nursing
Linthicum Hall, Room 301 (map)
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Phone: 410-704-2067
Fax: 410-704-4325





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