Thank you to all alumni, faculty, students, and friends who attended Alumni Night 2017! For event photos, click here. We look forward to seeing you at next year's event!


Gold Level Sponsors


ChildrensofAlabama     UAB Hospital with Tagline1        


ECU logo

Green Level Sponsors

pitt   UAB NAS


Award Recipients


Distinguished Alumni Award
Phyllis Horns, PhD, RN, FAAN (PhD 1980)

Marie L. O'Koren Alumni Award for Innovation
Eileen Chasens, PhD, RN, FAAN (PhD 2000)
Pamela Stewart Fahs, PhD, RN (PhD 1991)

Young Alumni Merit Award
Kristen Waddell, MSN, RN (BSN 2007, MSN 2013)

Career Achievement in Nurse Anesthesia Award
Ronald Whorton, MNA, CRNA (BS 1987, MNA 2008)

Rising Star in Nurse Anesthesia Award
Cari Evans, MSN, CRNA (BSN 2008, MSN 2015)

JoAnn Barnett Award for Compassionate Care
Erica Arnold, MSN, RN, CNL, CHFN (BSN 2008, MSN 2012)
Amanda Chambers, MSN, RN, CPAN (BSN 2010, MSN 2013)
Wendy Isom, BSN, RN (BSN 1991)