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Management Team

  • Janice Brewington, PhD, RN, FAAN
    Chief Program Officer
    Director, NLN Center for Transformational Leadership
  • Stephen Cerame, CPA
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Linda Christensen, EdD, JD, MSN, RN
    Chief Administration Officer
  • Susan Forneris,PhD, RN, CNE, CHSE-A
    Excelsior Deputy Director, NLN Center for Innovation in Simulation and Technology
  • Judith Halstead, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF
    Executive Director, NLN Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (CNEA)
  • Dana Hoover
    Director, Membership and Recognition Programs
  • Mike Kristek, MA
    Deputy Chief Administration Officer
  • Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN
    Chief Executive Officer
  • Larry Simmons, PhD, RN, CNE, NEA-BC
    Director, CNE Program
  • M. Elaine Tagliareni, EdD, RN, CNE, FAAN
    Chief Program Officer
    Director, NLN Center for Excellence in the Care of Vulnerable Populations and NLN | Chamberlain Center for the Advancement of the Science of Nursing Education