NSP II Successes

NSP II NLN Certified Nurse Educator Workshop, Towson University Northeastern

  • Anne Arundel Community College: Ellen Asbury, Alice "Carrie" Jackson, Ashley Hernandez & Shawn Wilson
  • Baltimore City Community College: Patricia Clarke-Black & Dionne Woolford-Hudgins
  • Bowie State University: Earlene Merrill
  • Carroll Community College: Nancy Perry, Tammy Keller & Katelyn Barley
  • Cecil College: Cynthia Horton & Rhonda Rash
  • Chesapeake College: Jodi Stein & Heather Westerfield
  • College of Southern Maryland: Linda Goodman, Jeanne Hill, Robin Madera, Robin Young, Linda Hamel, Rose Miller, Lisa Gonzalez, Lynn Kennedy, Kathleen Parsons, Laura Polk & Karen Russell
  • Community College of Baltimore County: Kandi Hudson, Deborah Miller, Lucinda Morse, Stephanie Diodato, Judith Boyle, Mary Kay DeMarco, Renee Eugene, Stephanie Kratzen, Jane Trainis & Karen Wons
  • Coppin State University: Crystal Day-Black
  • Frederick Community College: Jennifer Dalton
  • Frostburg State University: Stefanie Hay, Lindsey Staggers-Gardner, Mary Beth McCloud, Kara Platt & Heather Gable
  • Harford Community College: Amanda Girardi, Rosemarie Sedney, Catherine Sikora, Mary Gallagher, Julie Kocur, Sonia Galvan, Jessica Powers & Laura Schenk
  • Hood College: Jennifer Cooper
  • Howard Community College: Archiena Beaver, Georgene Butler, Rachael Farrell & Ellen Nichols
  • Johns Hopkins University: Rita D'Aoust, Colleen King, Shawna Mudd, Amanda Rohde, Deborah Busch, Nancy Goldstein, Nancy Gentry Russell, Joanne Silbert-Flagg, Elizabeth Sloand, Brigit VanGraafeiland, Diana Baptiste, Michal Goodwin, Catherine Ling & Kimberly McIltrot
  • Montgomery College: Charmaine Hutchinson, Sabrina Bielefeldt, Brenda Knopp & Valerie Swan
  • Notre Dame of Maryland University: Maren Reinholdt, Kathryn Handy, Amanda Henson & Rodnita Davis
  • Prince George’s Community College: Jennifer Madkins, Kimberly Veney, Barbara Engh & Claudeth Jeffrey
  • Salisbury University: Kimberly Allen, Annette Barnes, Nicole Hall, Lisa Seldomridge, Debra Webster & Jeffrey Willey
  • Stevenson University: Helena Jenkins & Laurel Moody
  • Towson University: Sarah Caro, Renada Gilliard, Nancy Hannafin, Hyunjeong Park, Joy Schucker, Nasreen Bahreman, Mary Curran, Stanjay Daniels, Susan King, Briana Snyder, Elizabeth Austin, Adriane Burgess, Elizabeth Crusse, Karen Frank, Mary Lashley, Teresa Nikstaitis, Kathleen Ogle & Marie "Dolly" Rock
  • University of Maryland: Susan Bindon, Tolvalyn Dennison, Ann Hoffman, Maeve Howett, Maranda Jackson-Parkin, Tabitha Legambi, Sandra Lucci, Carol O'Neil, Tonya Schneidereith, Rebecca Weston, Michelle Moulton, Hannah Buc, Kathleen Martin, Gina Rowe, Mary Ulicny & Janet Wulf
  • Washington Adventist University: Helen John Wilson
  • Wor-Wic Community College: Deborah Wilson

The National League for Nursing's Certified Nurse Educator (CNE®) credential recognizes faculty and nurse educators for excellence in education. The academic nurse educator certification serves as the credential recognizing nursing education as a specialty area of practice and creates a means for faculty to demonstrate their expertise in this role.

Maryland Faculty-
Certified Nurse Educator© (CNE) credential achievement or renewal

The American Academy of Nursing (AAN) serves the public and the nursing profession by advancing health policy and practice through the generation, synthesis, and dissemination of nursing knowledge. The Academy's more than 2,600 fellows (FAAN's) inducted from the international community of nurses are recognized for their extraordinary contributions as nursing's most accomplished leaders in education, management, practice, and research.


New Fellows at American Academy of Nursing 2021

  • Deborah Baker, DNP, APRN, NEA-BC – Johns Hopkins Health System
  • Linda Costa, PhD, RN NEA-BC – University of Maryland
  • Peg E. Daw, DNP, RN-BC, CNE – Maryland Higher Education Commission
  • Laura Samuel, PhD, MSN – Johns Hopkins University

Fellows at American Academy of Nursing 2020

  • Diana-Lyn Baptiste, DNP, RN, CNE - Johns Hopkins University
  • Andrew Benson, DNP, CRNA - Johns Hopkins University
  • Gina S. Brown, PdD, MSA, RN - Howard University
  • Kristen M. Brown, DNP, CRNP, CPNP-AC, CHSE-A - Johns Hopkins University
  • Loressa Cole, DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE - American Nurses Association Enterprise
  • Mary C. DiBartolo, PhD, MBA, RN-BC, CNE, FGSA - Salisbury University
  • Mary K. Fey, PhD, RN, CHSE-A, ANEF - Harvard Medical School
  • Kathleen Griffith, PhD, MPH, FNP-BC, AOCN - George Washington University
  • Denise Hinton, MS, BSN, RN - U.S. Food and Drug Administration
  • Robie "Victoria" Hughes, DNS, RN, CENP - Johns Hopkins University
  • Paule V. Joseph, PhD, MS, FNP-BC, CTN-B - National Institutes of Health
  • Junxin Li, PhD, MSN, RN - Johns Hopkins University
  • Paula M. Neira, JD, MSN, RN, CEN - Johns Hopkins Medicine
  • Melanie A. Prince, MSS, MSN, BSN, RN, NE-BC, CCM - Case Management Society of America
  • Madelyn Reyes, DNP, MA, MPA, RN - Health Resources and Services Administration
  • Tonya Schneidereith, PhD, CRNP, PPCNP-BC, CPNP-AC, CNE, CHSE-A - University of Maryland

Fellows at American Academy of Nursing 2019

Carmen Paula Alvarez, PhD, MSN, BSN, RN, CRNP, CNM — Johns Hopkins University
Jesus (Jessie) Casida, PhD, RN, APN-C — Johns Hopkins University
Yvonne Commodore-Mensah, PhD, MHS, RN, FAHA, FPCNA — Johns Hopkins University
Kenneth Dion, PhD, MSN, MBA, RN — Johns Hopkins University
Miki Goodwin, PhD, RN, PHN, CNE, NEA-BC — Johns Hopkins University
Katie Huffling, MS, RN, CNM — Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments
Peter G. Johnson, PhD, CNM, FACNM — Jhpiego; Johns Hopkins University
Margaret Farmar Keil, PhD, CRNP — National Institutes of Health
Catherine G. Ling, PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP — Johns Hopkins University
Kimberly Sue McIltrot, DNP, CRNP, WOCN — Johns Hopkins University
Marla Oros, MS, RN — Mosaic Group
JoEllen Schimmels, DNP, RN, PMHNP — Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences