Ruth Ruppe, LPN

University Nurse
WPU staff member, Ruth Ruppe.

Originally from Long Island, New York, Ruth moved to North Carolina in 1988. After receiving her nursing degree from the State of New York, Ruth served at Good Samaritan Hospital for 10 years ranging from Pediatrics to ICU/CCU. In coming to NC she worked at Wake Medical Center as a float Nurse for many years, with a three year stint in nursing administration. Before coming to Peace, Ruth worked at Accent Urgent Care for 14 years. In her spare time, Ruth enjoys time with her family, her two granddaughters, her dog Genevieve. She loves boating, the beach and travel. Ruth’s favorite Raleigh restaurant is Coquette.

“I love the family-like atmosphere here at Peace.”


  • Degree of Nursing, State University of New York