Welcome From the President

KalaAs one of our graduates or friends, you are part of a rich tradition of nursing excellence. The UAB School of Nursing has more than 17,000 alumni throughout the world, and the impact our alumni community is astonishing.

You are very important to us, and we want to stay connected with you! We also want to help you stay connected with your fellow nursing alumni and former faculty as well. Consider becoming involved in our alumni community by attending upcoming events or by joining the Nursing Chapter of the UAB National Alumni Society. We rely on these memberships to help us with student programs, alumni and student awards and events, and other special initiatives.

We are extremely proud of all of our graduates and are grateful for the impressive reputation we have developed.

Kala Blakely, DNP, CRNP, NP-C
MSN 2010, DNP 2013

Nursing Alumni Chapter

2018-2019 Nursing Alumni Chapter Board

Dr. Kala Blakely, President (MSN 2010, DNP 2013)
Bryan Combs, President-Elect (MSN 2010, MSN 2012)
Becky Jacobs, Award and Scholarship Chair (MSN 1987)
Delicia Mason, Student Relations Chair (MSN 2014)
Pat Cleveland, Archivist (BSN 1973, MSN 1975)
Dr. Melanie Hallman, Secretary/Treasurer (BSN 1983, MSN 1990, MSN 1995, DNP 2012)
Dr. Kimberly Froelich, Board Member (BSN 1991)
Dr. Cori Johnson, Board Member (BSN 2010, MSN 2014, DNP 2017)
Marilyn Johnson, Board Member (BSN 1982)
Jeremy Jordan, Board Member (MSN 2014)
Dr. Krista Niedermeier, Board Member (BSN 1989, MNA 2006, DNP 2013)
Dr. Ashley Petty-Burnley, Board Member (MSN 2009, DNP 2016)