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Awards & Recognition Committee

The members of the Awards & Recognition Committee review both Annual Awards nominations and the APNA Board of Directors Student Scholarship applications.


Chair

Rick Pessagno, DNP, PMHNP-BC, CGPN

Committee

Marissa Abram, PhD, PMHNP-BC, CASAC
Susie Adams, PhD, APRN, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN
Omar Al Omari, PhD
Lorraine Anderson, PhD, RN, MPA
Crystal Andrews, DNP, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Tina Aown, MSN, RN-BC, CNML
Susan Archacki-Resnik , MSN, ARNP, FPMHNP-BC
Jeanette Avery, PhD, MSN, CNE
Nina Beaman, EdD, MSN, RN-BC (PMH)
Susan Blaakman, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC, FNAP
Julie Brandy, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, CNE
Jasmine Bratton-Robinson, MSN-Ed, PMH-BC
Gail Burmeister, RN, MSN
Kim Butts, DNP, MBA, MSN-Ed, RN-BC
Carol Campbell, DNP, APRN, PMHCNS-BC, PMHNP-BC, FNP-C
Lorraine Chiappetta, RN, MSN, CNE
Avni Cirpili, DNP, RN
Kathy Cline, RN, DNP
Lenore Cortez, MSN, RNC
Susan Dawson, EdD, PMHCNS/NP-BC
Sheila Deyette, PhD, APRN, PMHCNS-BC
Cameron Duncan, DNP, MS, APRN, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC
Laura Dzurec, PhD, RN, PMHCNS, BC
Carol Elliott, PhD, RN, PMHCNS, BC
Brooke Finley, MSN, PMHNP-BC, RN-BC
Loraine Fleming, DNP, PMHNP-BC
Jeanne Florio, RN, MS, APRN, BC
Julie Floyd, PMHNP-BC, Ed.D
Mary Ann Foley-Mayer, DMH, RN, APN, C
Diane Forsyth, RN, PhD
Maryanne Fournier, PMHNP-BC
Kathy Gaffney, MSN, APN, PMHCNS, CPNP, PMHS-BC
Laurie Galatas, RN, MN
Niki Gjere, PhD, MA, MS, PMHCNS-BC, RN, APRN, CNS
Jennifer Graber, EdD, PMHAPRN, CS, BC
Sonya Green, MSN, RN
Anne Greenwalt, MSN, RN, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Cynthia Handrup, DNP, APRN, PHMCNS-BC
Paula Harrison, RN, BSN, MSN
Brittany Haskell, DNP, MA, PMHNP-BC
Myrthle Henry, PhD, RN
Diane Hickman , PhD, APRN, PMHCNS-BC
Rebecca Hietsch, MS, RN-BC
Elizabeth Hutson, PhD, APRN-CNP, PMHNP-BC
Joanne Iennaco, PhD
Kathi Johnson, MS, RN
Merrie Kaas, Ph.D, APRN, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN
Sooksai Kaewbua, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Brayden Kameg, DNP, PMHNP-BC, CARN, CNE
Cathleen Kealey, MSN, RN, PMH-BC
David Keller, MS, RN ,CNE
Rose Kutlenios, PhD, CRNP
Laura Leahy, DrNP, APRN, PMH-CNS/FNP, CARN-AP, FAANP
Elizabeth (Liz) LeCuyer, RN, MN, PhD, PMHNP
Rebecca Luebbert, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC
Susan Matthews, PhD, APRN
Jamie Mayo, PhD, RN
Kathleen McCoy, APRN-BC, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP
Leslie Miles, DNP, PMHNP-BC
Amy Morton-Miller, PhD, APRN, PMHCNS-BC, CNE
Erin Muladore, DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC
Kristen Myers,
Sandra Nelson, PhD, APRN-BC
Marian Newton, PhD, PMHCNS-BC, PMHNP-BC, RN
Kosuke Niitsu, PhD, ARNP, PMHNP-BC
Ify Nkemakolam, RN, BSN
Janette O’Connor, MS, BS, BSN, RN-BC
Chizimuzo Okoli, PhD, MSN, MPH, RN
Leslie Oleck, MSN, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, LMFT
George Peraza-Smith, DNP, APRN, GNP-BC, GS-C, CNE, FAANP
Kate Pfeiffer, APRN, PMHCNS, PMHNP
Beth Phoenix, PhD, RN, CNS
Frannie Pingitore, PhD, PMHCNS-BC
Cherie Rebar, PhD, MBA, RN, COI
R. John Repique, MS, RN, NEA-BC
Michael Rice, PhD, APRN, BC, FAAN
Nancy Rogers, MS, RN-BC, CASAC, CNE
Jacquelyn Rosen, MS, RN, PMHCNS-BC
Jeanette Rossetti, EdD, MS, RN, CNE
Cynthia Rost, DNP, RN
Sally Rothacker-Peyton, MSN, PMHCNS, PMHNP
M Joyce Sasse, DNP, APRN, PMHNP, CNS
Rebecca Schroeder, DNP, PMHNP, BC
Amanda Schuh, PhD, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Britney Scolieri, DNP, PMHNP
Valerie Seney, MA, MSN, LMHC, RN-PMH-BC
Delaine Smith, DNP, MSN, APRN, BC
Julia Smith, EdM, RN, PMHNP-BC
Melissa Smith, MSN, PMHNP-BC
Briana Snyder, PhD, RN-BC, CNE
Pam Stover, DNP, ARNP, PMHNP-BC