We are so proud of our alumni who serve as distinguished leaders and continue to impact nursing and health care each day.

If you are currently serving in a leadership role and are not included on the list below, please let us know here.

Deans/Deans Emeriti/Former Deans

Dr. Kathleen G. Andreoli (DSN 1979)
Dr. Janet S. Awtrey (MSN 1968, PhD 1980)
Dr. Birdie I. Bailey (BSN 1973, MSN 1975)
Dr. Lazelle Benefield (MSN 1978)
Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner (BSN 1992, MNA 1996, PhD 2008)
Dr. Debra C. Davis (MSN 1978, PhD 1984)
Dr. Lisa W. Eichelberger (MSN 1979, PhD 1986)
Dr. James Fain (MSN 1979)
Dr. L. Ellen Fineout-Overholt (MSN 1985)
Dr. Susan J. Gennaro (PhD 1983)
Dr. Kathleen Goldblatt-Bond (BSN 1965)
Dr. Sarah H. Gueldner* (DSN 1983)
Dr. Constance Smith Hendricks (BSN 1974, MSN 1981)
Dr. Patricia A. Holden-Huchton (PhD 1995)
Dr. Eleanor E. Howell (MSN 1981)
Dr. Barbara James (PhD 2001)
Dr. Nadine T. James (PhD 2001)
Dr. Deborah Jones (BSN 1996, MSN 2002, PhD 2005)
Dr. Edith Kitchens (MSN 1979)
Dr. Wipada Kunaviktikul (PhD 1994)
Dr. Lora Lacey-Haun (BSN 1977, MSN 1980)
Dr. Sarah V. Latham (MSN 1975, PhD 1985)
Dr. Martha G. Lavender (MSN 1984, PhD 1988)
Dr. Judith W. Lott (PhD 1992)
Mrs. Penne P. Mott (BSN 1983, MSN 1988)
Dr. Elham A. Nagshabandi (DSN 1993)
Dr. Linda D. Norman (DSN 2001)
Dr. Marie L. O'Koren* (MSN 1958)
Dr. Mary J. Padgett (MSN 1978)
Dr. Ann Peden (PhD 1991)
Dr. Vanice W. Roberts (PhD 1990)
Dr. Nena F. Sanders (MSN 1979, PhD 1985)
Dr. Christie Shelton (PhD 2009)
Dr. Patricia L. Starck (PhD 1979)
Dr. Annette Stevens (BSN 1961)
Dr. Linda Streit (PhD 1991)
Dr. Joan Vitello-Cicciu (MSN 1982)

Chief Nursing Officers/Chief Nursing Executives/Former Chief Nursing Officers and Executives

Ms. Myra Aultman (BSN 1978, MNA 1995)
Dr. Pam Autrey (BSN 1976, MSN 2004)
Dr. Cynthia Barginere (MSN 1995)
Dr. Velinda J. Block (DNP 2010)
Ms. Debra Cook (MSN 1985)
Dr. Gregory S. Eagerton (BSN 1985, MSN 1991)
Ms. Marye Elliott (MSN 1991)
Dr. Kimberly Froelich (BSN 1991)
Ms. Tracey Hammack (MSN 2007)
Dr. Patricia Hannon (BSN 1984, MSN 1991)
Dr. James L. Harris (MSN 1982, PhD 1989)
Mrs. Patrice I. Jones (MSN 2003)
Ms. Sharon Jones (BSN 1978, MSN 2007)
Dr. Kathleen Ladner (MSN 1974)
Ms. Jacquelyn Y. Martinek (BSN 1979)
Ms. Patsy Myers (BSN 1976, MSN 1980)
Dr. Terri Poe (BSN 1986, DNP 2013)
Dr. Carol J. Ratcliffe (MSN 1995)
Ms. Surpora S. Thomas (BSN 1985)
Dr. Cathy R. Ward (BSN 1977)
Ms. Deborah Wesley (MSN 1986)
Ms. Amy Wilson (MSN 2004)

Presidents/Chief Executive Officers/Former Presidents and CEOs

Mr. Matthew Banks (BSN 2009, MSN 2011)
Ms. Melinda Beswick (BSN 1975, MSN 1976)
Dr. Susan Burrow (MSN 1994)
Dr. Joyce Clifford* (MSN 1969)
Dr. Carol Z. Garrison (MSN 1976)
Dr. Martha G. Lavender (MSN 1984, PhD 1988)
Ms. Genell Lee (BSN 1975, MSN 1979)
Mr. Ed McCracken (BSN 1974, MSN 1977)
Ms. Betty Sue McGarvey (PhD 2002)
Dr. Rita B. Monsen (DSN 1988)
Dr. Nancy Moody (PhD 1991)
Ms. Duellyn Pandis (BSN 1993)
Ms. Vanda Scott (MSN 1983)
Dr. Karen J. Stanley (BSN 1983)
Ms. Edwina Taylor (BSN 1978, MSN 1999)
Dr. Patricia E. Thompson (MSN 1971)
Ms. Sharon E. Yeldell (MSN 1980)

Chief Clinical Officers/Former Chief Clinical Officers

Ms. Connie Barden (MSN 1982)
Ms. Martha Loveland (DIPL 1962, BSN 1971, MSN 1973)
Ms. Donna Smaha (BSN 1975, MSN 1997)

Vice Presidents/Chancellors/Provosts/Former

Ms. Beverly Barrett (BSN 1993)
Ms. Jean Bates (BSN 1980)
Dr. Kristi Henderson (DNP 2010)
Dr. Mary H. Hill (PhD 1999)
Dr. Phyllis N. Horns (PhD 1980)
Mr. Larry Hornsby (BSN 1981, BS 1985)
Dr. Andrew Loehr (DNP 2018)
Dr. Nena Sanders (MSN 1979, PhD 1985)
Ms. Danine L. Watson (MSN 1989)

Nursing Directors/Former Nursing Directors

Dr. Pam Autrey (BSN 1976, MSN 2004)
Dr. Mary Bemker (MSN 1992, PhD 1996)
Dr. Joan Carlisle (BSN 1975, MSN 1979, PhD 1991)
Ms. Becky B. Casey (BSN 1977, MSN 1984)
Dr. Joanne M. Disch (MSN 1976)
Dr. Denise H. Elliott (PhD 2001)
Dr. Linda R. Forte' (PhD 1997)
Dr. Anna Gawlinski (MSN 1978)
Ms. Bonnie C. Glass (BSN 1985, MSN 1991)
Dr. June Goyne (BSN 1972, MSN 1979)
Dr. Bernita K. Hamilton (BSN 1976, MSN 1979)
Dr. Cindy M. Jones (MSN 1981)
Dr. Priscilla Koeplin (DSN 1991)
Dr. Alfred E. Lupien (MSN 1989)
Dr. Wanchai Moongtui (MSN 1994, PhD 1999)
Dr. Karen H. Morin (PhD 1987)
Dr. Linda Olivet (BSN 1964, MSN 1967, DSN 1985)
Dr. Darrell Owens (DNP 2010)
Dr. Lynn C. Parsons (PhD 1995)
Ms. Kimberly Rawson (BSN 1977, MSN 1980)
Dr. Joan M. Vitello-Cicciu (MSN 1982)
Dr. Connie White-Williams (MSN 1991, PhD 2009)
Dr. Sharon Wyatt* (BSN 1970, MSN 1971)

Associate Deans/Former Associate Deans

Dr. Virginia Dare Domico (PhD 1997)
Dr. Sandra B. Dunbar (PhD 1982)
Dr. Melissa S. Faulkner (PhD 1991)
Dr. Anne Foote (BSN 1970, MSN 1973, DSN 1985)
Dr. Donna Gullette (PhD 1998)
Dr. Sheila M. Marable (BSN 1977, MSN 1983, PhD 2004)
Dr. Linda D. Norman (DSN 2001)
Dr. Bonita Pilon (PhD 1988)
Dr. Cindy S. Selleck (PhD 1987)
Dr. Marcia K. Stanhope (PhD 1981)
Dr. Beth Stullenbarger (MSN 1982, PhD 1984)


*Deceased