Nina Ross

Nina Ross

Soldier/APRN/Pistol Instructor

SGT Nina Ross joined the military in 1997 as a combat medic.  While serving she advanced to a supervisory role of a base medical facility and was the lead instructor for all regional medical first responder courses.  Nina deployed in support of the Kosovo conflict where she served as a flight medic for all casualty evacuation missions.  She was a key component of advanced party operations and was responsible for assisting in establishing the base medical response plan. Additional duties included assuming responsibility for all safety and sanitation operations on the base.  In addition to this deployment, Nina assisted in multiple humanitarian missions throughout Europe and Africa.

During her time in the military, Nina maintained an expert qualification on the M16/M4 Rifle, M9 Pistol, M249 Squad Automatic Weapon, and the M2 .50 Cal Heavy Machine Gun.

After the military, Nina continued her service in the medical profession as an EMTP, ER, Oncology, Bariatric, Intensive care, and Progressive Care Registered Nurse.  She also worked in Home Health Care as a clinical supervisor.

Nina has continued to develop her shooting and instructing capabilities throughout her career currently focusing on training pistol marksmanship skills and contributing her medical expertise to the OKC Tactical curriculum.

 Military Schools:

  • Army Basic Training
  • Warrior Leaders Course
  • Military CPR/AED, and First Responder instructor course
  • Field Surgery Certification Course
  • Basic Arrhythmia Course

Military Awards:

  • Army Commendation Medal (3)
  • Army Achievement Medal (6)
  • Kosovo Liberation Medal
  • Nato Medal
  • Army Good Conduct Medal
  • Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Overseas Service Ribbon


Medical Resume:


  • Registered Nurse
  • Paramedic
  • Combat Flight Medic
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Pediatric Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support
  • High Risk OB
  • Advanced Trauma Skills (TNCC)