Nurse Scholars Acadeemy team

The Nurse Scholars Academy Team

Jim D’Alfonso, DNP, RN, PhD(h), NEA-BC, FNAP
Executive Director Professional Practice, Leadership
Development, Research, and Nurse Scholars Academy

Priscilla S. Javed, DNP, RN, FACHE
Regional Director Nursing Professional Practice

Rayne Soriano, PhD, RN
Regional Director Nursing Professional
Development & Education

Jonalyn B. Wallace, DNP, RN, CENP
Regional Academic Relations Director

Antonetta B. Yun, MPA
Strategy and Planning Program Director

Ryan M. Fuller, MSN, RN, CNML
Strategic Initiatives Director

Linda C. Ackerman, MSN, RN
Regional Caring Science Program Director

Peggy J. Hilden
Health Care Education Fund Management
Co-Director

Nikki B. West, MPH
Health Care Education Fund Management
Co-Director

Nursing Research
Daniel Linnen, PhD, MS, RN-BC
Nursing Research & Data Science Program Director

Gretchen Summer-Gafford, PhD, RN
Nursing Research Community Benefit Program Director

Nursing Professional Development Leaders
Carrie R. Waters, MSN, RN-BC
Tiffany M. Ward, MSN, RN, CNS
Jenny C. Mendenhall, BSN, RN, CNOR

Lead Consultants
Elizabeth C. Winstead
Luis Perez

Analysts and Program Support
Richard C. Peute
Diane Wills-Garner
Cristi-Lynn Martin
Geoffrey Palmer
Yin P. Tham

Administrative Support
Marie Calilung
Journie Hurley