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NLN Committees and Panels

Academy of Nursing Education Review Panel

Karen Pardue, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF, Chair
Mindi Anderson, PhD, ARNP, CPNP-PC, CNE, CHSE-A, ANEF
Sandra Baker, DNP, RN, CNE, ANEF
William ‘Richard’ Cowling, PhD, AHN-BC, APRN-BC, RN, FAAN, ANEF
Karren Kowalski, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, ANEF
Cesarina Thompson, PhD, RN, ANEF
Queen Utley-Smith, EdD, RN, CNE, ANEF
June Larson, EdD, MSN, RN, ANEF, Board Liaison
Dana Hoover, Staff Liaison

Audit and Compliance Committee

June Larson, EdD, MSN, RN, ANEF, Chair
Anne Marie Mauro, PhD, RN, CNL, CNE
Teresa Shellenbarger, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF
Patricia Yoder-Wise, EdD, RN, NEA-BC, ex-officio
Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN, ex-officio
Steve Cerame, CPA, Staff Liaison

Awards Committee

Carol Boswell, EdD, RN, CNE, ANEF, Chair
Debra Barksdale, PhD, RN, FAAN
Karen Frith, PhD, RN, NEA-BC
John Lundeen, EdD, MSN, RN, CNE, Board Liaison
Arielle Charles, Staff Liaison

Bylaws Committee

Rumay Alexander, EdD, RN, FAAN, Chair
Versie Johnson-Mallard, PhD, MSN, ARNP-BC
Mary Lou Bond, PhD, RN, CNE, FAAN, ANEF
Jane Mahowald, MA, RN, ANEF
Darrell Spurlock, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, ANEF
Kathleen Stevens, EdD, RN, FAAN, ANEF
Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN, Ex-Officio
Linda Christensen, EdD, JD, MSN, RN, CNE, Staff Liaison

Centers of Excellence (COE) Review Panel

Gloria Jacobson, PhD, RN, Chair
Liz Carlton, MSN, RN, CCRN, CPHQ
William “Bill” Cody, PhD, RN, CNE, FAAN
Mary Ellen Glasgow, PhD, RN, ANEF, FAAN
Deborah Hoover, MSN, RN, CRNP
Lisa Hopp, PhD, RN, FAAN
Carole Kenner, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF
Linda Kmetz, PhD, RN
Launette Woolforde, EdD, DNP, RN-BC, Board Liaison
Dana Hoover, Staff Liaison

Certified Nurse Educators (CNE) Board of Commissioners

Kathleen Poindexter, PhD, RN, CNE, Chair
Michelle Byrne, PhD, RN, CNE
Rita D’Aoust, PhD, ACNP, ANP-BC, CNE, FAANP, FNAP
Debra Hagler, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, CNE, CHSE
Steve Hyndman, EdD, CNE
Johnetta Kelly, PhD, RN, CNE
Carmella Mikol, PhD, RN-BC, CPNP-PC
Judy Ogans, MS, RN, CNE
Rebecca Peinhardt, DNP, RN, CNE
Paul Smith, MN, RN, CCRN, CNE
Rita Wunderlich, PhD, RN, CNE
John Lundeen, EdD, MSN, RN, CNE, Board Liaison
Linda S. Christensen, EdD, JD, RN, Staff Liaison
Larry Simmons, PhD, RN, CNE, NEA-BC, Staff Liaison

Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) Test Development Committee

Carmella Mikol, PhD, RN,-BC, CNE, Chair
Rita D’Aoust, PhD, ACNP, CNE, FAANP
Pamela Fifer, MS, RN, CNE
Debbie Lindell, DNP, RN, CNE
Brenda Morris, PhD, RN, CNE
Judy Ogans, MS, RN, CNE
Kathleen Poindexter, PhD, RN, CNE
Debbie Rickeard, MSN, RN, CNE
Sharron Schlosser, PhD, RN, CNE
Rita Wunderlich, PhD, RN, CNE
Larry Simmons, PhD, RN, CNE, NEA-BC, Staff Liaison

Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) Test Item Writing Committee

Carmella Mikol, PhD, RN,-BC, CNE, Chair
Tammy Barbe, PhD, RN, CNE
Kristin Barbee, PhD, RN, CNE
Christopher Blackwell, PhD, ARNP, CNE
Tammy Buchholz, MSN, RN, CNE
Wendy Deras, MS, RN, CNE
Jeff Dyck, MSN, CNE
Cynthia Gaudet, PhD, RN, CNE
Anne Heyen, DNP, RN, CNE
Yolanda Hyde, PhD, RN, CNE
Jane Leach, PhD, RNC-MNN, CNE
Timothy Legg, PhD, NPP, CNE
Joanne Noone, PhD, RN, CNE
Steven Pavloski, MSN, RN, OCN, CNE
Patricia Sharpnack, DNP, RN CNE, ANEF
Lisa Singleterry, PhD, MSN, CNE
Jerry Thompson, MSN, RN, CNE
John Ujcich, MSN, RN
Larry Simmons, PhD, RN, CNE, NEA-BC, Staff Liaison

Constituent League Leadership Committee

Ellen Freeman, MS, RN, CNE, Chair
Kellie Bassell, EdD, MSN, RN
Yolanda Hyde, PhD, RN, BC, OCN
Randall Mangrum, MSN, RN
Rose Saunders, EdD, RN, CNE
Janet Phillips, PhD, RN, ANEF, Board Liaison
Dana Hoover, Staff Liaison

Executive Committee

Anne Bavier, PhD, RN, FAAN, President
Rumay Alexander, EdD, RN, FAAN, President-elect
Teresa Shellenbarger, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF, Secretary
Patricia Yoder-Wise, EdD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, ANEF, Treasurer
John Lundeen, EdD, MSN, RN, CNE
Launette Woolforde, EdD, DNP, RN-BC
Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN, Ex-Officio

Finance Committee

Patricia Yoder-Wise, EdD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, ANEF, Chair
David Johnson
Cheryl Killion, PhD, RN, FAAN
Mike Newsome, CRA
Launette Woolforde, EdD, DNP, RN-BC
Don Shuck, Adviser
Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN, Ex-Officio
Steve Cerame, CPA, Staff Liaison
Linda Christensen, EdD, JD, MSN, RN, CNE, Staff Liaison

Governance Committee

Anne Bavier, PhD, RN, FAAN, Chair
David Johnson
Ann Marie Mauro, PhD, RN, CNL, CNE
Janet Phillips, PhD, RN, ANEF
Beverly L. Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN, Ex-Officio
Linda Christensen, EdD, JD, MSN, RN, CNE, Staff Liaison

Membership Action Group

Barbara Yoost, MSN, RN, CNS, CNE, ANEF, Chair
Maude McGill, PhD, RN
Steven Palazzo, PhD, MN, RN, CNE
Chelsey Pernock, MSN, MBA, RN
Leslie Schoenberg, DNP, RN, PHN, CPNP, CNE
Dana Hoover, Staff Liaison

Nominations Committee

Janet McMahon, DNP, MSN, RN, ANEF
Linda Moneyham, PhD, RN, FAAN, Chair
Jo Ann Mulready-Shick, EdD, EN, CNE, ANEF
Carol Neil, PhD, RN
Karen Pennington, PhD, RN
Odette Willis, MN, MBA, RN, CNE
Stephanie D. Wynn, DNP, RN-BC, PMHNP-BC, COI
Rumay Alexander, EdD, RN, FAAN, Board Liaison
Martina Foote, Staff Liaison


Nursing Education Perspectives Editors and Editorial Board

Marsha Howell Adams, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF
Linda Thompson Adams, DrPH, RN, FAAN
Sandra Baker, DNP, RN, CNE, ANEF
Michelle Byrne, PhD, RN, CNE, CNOR
Linda J. Caputi, EdD, RN, CNE, ANEF Innovation Center Editor
Kristina Thomas Dreifuerst, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF
Joyce Fitzpatrick, PhD, RN, FAAN, Editor
Betsy Frank, PhD, RN, ANEF
Ruth Gresley, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF
Stephen Paul Holzemer, PhD, RN
Stephanie Jeffers, PhD, RN
Lynne Lewallen, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF
Dianne McAdams-Jones, EdD, RN, GNE
Angela M. McNelis, PhD, RN, CNE, FAAN, ANEF
Carolyn W. Mosley, PhD, RN, CS, FAAN, ANEF
Ramona Nelson, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF
Barbara J. Patterson, PhD, RN, ANEF, Research Briefs Editor
Teresa Shellenbarger, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF
Kathleen Sitzman, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF
Diane J. Skiba, PhD, FAAN, FACMI, Emerging Technologies Editor
Mary S. Tilbury, EdD, RN, CNAA
Diane M. Wieland, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, ANEF
Leslie Block, Managing Editor

Public Policy Committee

Jessie Colin, PhD, RN, FAAN, Chair
Patricia Castaldi, DNP, RN, ANEF
Patrick DeLeon, PhD, JD
Kathleen Ennen, PhD, RN, CNE
Arlene H. Morris, EdD, RN
Nancy Ridenour, PhD, RN, APRN, BC, FAAN
Linda Moneyham, PhD, RN, FAAN, Board Liaison
Janice Brewington, PhD, RN, FAAN, Staff Liaison
Christine Murphy, MA, Staff Liaison

Research Grant Review Panel

Angela McNelis, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF, Chair
Lisa Day, PhD, RN, CNRN, Vice-Chair
Michael Gates, PhD, RN
Crystal Graham, PhD, RN, CHSE
Lynn Lewallen, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF
Susan Luparell, PhD, ACNS-BC, CNE, ANEF
Larry Slater, PhD, RN-BC, CNE
Amy Weaver, PhD, RN, CNE
Kathleen Stevens, EdD, RN, FAAN, ANEF, Board Liaison
Dorothy Otto, EdD, RN, ANEF, NLN Foundation Liaison
Barbara Patterson, PhD, RN, ANEF, Staff Liaison
Elaine Tagliareni, EdD, RN, CNE, FAAN, Staff Liaison

Strategic Steering Committee

Anne Bavier, Chair
Rumay Alexander, EdD, RN, FAAN
Leah Binder, MA, MGA
Joanne Disch, PhD, RN, FAAN
Linda Everett, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
Cheryl Hoying, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE, FAAN
Angela McBride, PhD, RN, FAAN
Marilyn Oermann, PhD, RN, FAAN
Tonya Rutherford-Hemming, EdD, RN, ANP-BC, CHSE
Joan Shaver, PhD, RN, FAAN
Cheryl Taylor, PhD, RN, FAAN
Janice Brewington, PhD, RN, FAAN, Staff Liaison
Elaine Tagliareni, EdD, RN, CNE, FAAN, Staff Liaison