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NLN Committees and Panels

Academy of Nursing Education Review Panel

Karen Pardue, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF, Chair
Mindi Anderson, PhD, RN,  ANEF, CPNP
William ‘Richard’ Cowling III, PhD, RN, AHN-BC,ANEF
Karren Kowalski, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, ANEF
Janet Phillips Nice, PhD, RN, ANEF
Elizabeth Speakman, EdD, RN, ANEF, FNAP 
Queen Utley-Smith, EdD, RN, CNE, ANEF
Anne Krouse, PhD, MSN, MBA, RN, Board Liaison

Audit and Compliance Committee

Ann Marie P. Mauro, PhD, RN, CNL, CNE, FAAN, Chair
Teresa Shellenbarger, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF
Patricia Yoder-Wise, EdD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, ANEF
John D. Lundeen, EdD, RN, CNE, COI  
Anne Krouse, PhD, MSN, MBA, RN, Ex-Officio
Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN, Ex-Officio

Awards Committee

Karen Frith, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, Chair
Cynthia Brown, DNS, RN, AHN-BC, CNE
Majeda El-Banna, PhD, RD
Malliga Jambulingam, PhD, RN, CEIM
Debra Raines, PhD, EdS,RN, ANEF, FAAN
Vincent L. Salyers, EdD, RN, ANEF
Kathryn Whitcomb, DNP, RN, CHSE
Mark A. Vogt, Board Liaison

Bylaws Committee

Linda Moneyham, PhD, RN, FAAN, Chair
Versie Johnson-Mallard, PhD, MSN, ARNP-BC
June Larson, EdD, RN, ANEF
John Lundeen, EdD, RN, CNE, COI
Jane Mahowald, MA, RN, ANEF
Darrell Spurlock, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, ANEF
Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN, Ex-Officio

Centers of Excellence (COE) Review Panel

Gloria Jacobson, PhD, RN, Chair
William “Bill” Cody, PhD, RN, CNE, FAAN
Laura Dzurec, PhD, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN, ANEF
Mary Ellen Glasgow, PhD, RN, ANEF, FAAN
Joan Frey, EdD, RN, NEA-BC
Deborah Hoover, MSN, RN, CRNP
Carole Kenner, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF
Kim Tharp-Barrie, DNP, RN, SANE
John Lundeen, EdD, RN, CNE, Board Liaison

Certified Nurse Educators (CNE) Board of Commissioners

Rita D’Aoust, PhD, ACNP, CNE, FAANP, Chair
Steve Hyndman, EdD, Public Member 
Carmella Mikol, PhD, RN-BC, CPNP-C, CNE
Rose Nieves, PhD, ARNP, FNP-BC, CNE
Judy Ogans, DNP, RN, CNE
Rebecca D. Peinhardt, DNP, RN, CNE
Debbie Rickeard, DNP, RN, CCRN, CCN, CNE
Terry Valiga, EdD, RN, CNE, FAAN, ANEF
Ann Marie Mauro, PhD, RN, CNL, CNE, FAAN, Board Liaison

Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) Test Development Committee

Carmella Mikol, PhD, RN-BC, CPNP-C, 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

Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) Test Item Writing Committee

Tammy Barbe, PhD, RN, CNE
Kristin Barbee, PhD, RN, CNE
Jodi Berndt, PhD, RN, CNE
Christopher Blackwell, PhD, RN, CNE
Tammy Buchholz, MSN, RN, CNE
Wendy Deras, MS, RN, CNE
Jeff Dyck, MSN, CNE
Pamela Fifer, MSN, RN, CNE
Cynthia Gaudet, PhD, RN, CNE
Anne Heyen, DNP, RN, CNE
Edna Hull, PhD, RN, CNE
Yolanda VanRiel, PhD, RN-BC, OCN, CNE, ANEF  
Amella Lanz, MSN, RN, CNE
Jane Leach, PhD, RN, CNE
Timothy Legg, PhD, RN, CNE
Carmella Mikol, PhD, RN-BC, CPNP-C, CNE
Joanne Noone, PhD, RN, CNE
Steven Pavloski, MSN, RN, CNE
Kathleen Poindexter, PhD, RN, CNE
Stacy Rosenberg, DNP, RN, CNE
Patricia Sharpnack, DNP, RN, CNE
Lisa Singleterry, PhD, RN, CNE
John Ujcich, MSN, RN, CNE

Constituent League Leadership Committee

Linda Kmetz, PhD, RN, Chair
Maude McGill, PhD, RN-BC
Karen Morin, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF
Rose Saunders, EdD, RN, CNE
Yolanda VanRiel, PhD, RN-BC, OCN, CNE, ANEF  
Launette Woolforde, EdD, DNP, RN-BC, Board Liaison

Executive Committee

G. Rumay Alexander, EdD, RN, FAAN, President
Patricia Yoder-Wise, EdD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, ANEF, President-Elect
Teresa Shellenbarger, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF, Secretary
Anne Krouse, PhD, MSN, MBA, RN, Treasurer
Ann Marie P. Mauro, PhD, RN, CNL, CNE, FAAN
Launette Woolforde, EdD, DNP, RN-BC
Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN, Ex-Officio

Finance Committee

Anne Krouse, PhD, MSN, MBA, RN, Chair
Cheryl Killion, PhD, RN, FAAN
Michael Newsome, CRA
Mark A. Vogt
Launette Woolforde, EdD, DNP, RN-BC
G. Rumay Alexander, EdD, RN, FAAN, Ex-Officio
Patricia Yoder-Wise, EdD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, ANEF, Ex-Officio
Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN, Ex-Officio


Governance Committee

G. Rumay Alexander, EdD, RN, FAAN, Chair
Ann Marie P. Mauro, PhD, RN, CNL, CNE, FAAN
Mark A. Vogt
Beverly L. Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN, Ex-Officio

Nominations Committee

Teresa Shellenbarger, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF, Chair
Susan Gonda, DNP, MSN, RN
Carol Neil, PhD, RN
Maude McGill, PhD, RN-BC
Stephanie D. Wynn, DNP, RN-BC, PMHNP-BC, COI
Patricia Yoder-Wise, EdD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, ANEF, Board Liaison

Nursing Education Perspectives Editors and Editorial Board

Linda Thompson Adams, DrPH, RN, FAAN 
Marsha Howell Adams, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF
Sandra L. Baker, DNP, RN, CNE, ANEF
Audrey Beauvais, DNP, MBA, RN, CNL
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-BC, FAAN, ANEF
Teresa Shellenbarger, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF
Kathleen Sitzman, PhD, RN, CNE, FAAN, ANEF
Diane M. Wieland, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, ANEF
Joyce Fitzpatrick, PhD, RN, FAAN, Editor 
Linda J. Caputi, EdD, RN, CNE, ANEF Innovation Center Editor 
Barbara J. Patterson, PhD, RN, ANEF, Research Briefs Editor
Diane J. Skiba, PhD, FAAN, FACMI, Emerging Technologies Editor 
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

Research Grant Review Panel

Angela McNelis, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF, Chair
Lisa Day, PhD, RN, CNE
Michael Gates, PhD, RN
Crystal Graham, PhD, RN, CHSE
Susan Luparell, PhD, ACNS-BC, CNE, ANEF
Larry Slater, PhD, RN-BC, CNE
Marivic Torregosa, PhD, RN, FNP-BC
Amy Weaver, PhD, RN, CNE
Dorothy Otto, EdD, RN, ANEF, NLN Foundation Liaison
Teresa Shellenbarger, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF, Board Liaison

Strategic Steering Committee

G. Rumay Alexander, EdD, RN, FAAN, Chair
Patricia Yoder-Wise, EdD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, ANEF, Chair-elect
Leah Binder, MA, MGA
Linda Burnes Bolton, DrPH, RN, FAAN
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
Cheryl Taylor, PhD, RN, FAAN