Mrs. Nury Marcelo RN, MSN, CCHP-RN
Director of Medical Operations
DuPage County Jail
Nury Marcelo is the Director of Medical Operations at DuPage County Correctional Center. Mrs. Marcelo is also the President and CEO of Nova Correctional Solutions, Inc. She began her career at Advocate Masonic Medical Center in Chicago before joining the field of corrections. She has worked in correctional medicine for more than seven years as everything from a floor nurse, to a regional manager, Director and VP of medical operations overseeing multiple county jails across several different states. A CCHP-RN, she oversees medical operations at DuPage County jail in Wheaton IL, a facility that has received both ACA and NCCHC accreditation for more than 30 years. In 2019, Mrs. Marcelo was recognized by the American Nurses Association as a recipient of the 40 under forty Emerging Nurse Leader Award for her work and passion in correctional nursing. She currently holds a master's degree in nursing education and is pursuing a nurse practitioner degree at DePaul University to not only further her education, but ultimately to bring awareness to field of correctional nursing.