CCNE Accreditation Review Committee

Co-Chairs

Term Expires

Lori Escallier, PhD, RN, CPNP 
Dean and Professor
College of Nursing
State University of New York Downstate Medical Center
Brooklyn, NY

Anne Hirsch, PhD, ARNP, FAANP, FAAN
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
School of Nursing
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 

Philip R. Martinez, Jr., EdD, MSN, APRN-BC
Advanced Practice Nurse
Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Middlesex Hospital
Middletown, CT

 

2020*

 

 

2022*

 

 

2021


Committee Members

Janice B. Agazio, PhD, CRNP, RN, FAAN, FAANP
Assistant Dean for Doctoral Programs and Professor
School of Nursing
The Catholic University of America
Washington, DC

2022*
   

Janet M. Baiardi, PhD, RN, FNP-BC

Professor and Coordinator
McAuley School of Nursing
University of Detroit Mercy
Detroit, MI

 2022
   

Elizabeth Buck, PhD, RN
Assistant Dean for Nursing/Director of the Online Nursing Program
Associate Professor of Nursing
Maryville University of Saint Louis
Saint Louis, MO

2020*
   

Teresa L. Cervantez Thompson, PhD, RN 
Professor Emeritus
College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Madonna University
Livonia, MI 

2022 
   

Michael Flaitz, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Alachua Area Medical Reserve Corps Volunteer
Gainesville, FL

2021*
   

Cynthia Greenberg, DNSc, RN, CPNP-PC, FAAN 

Associate Dean

College of Health and Human Development

California State University, Fullerton

Fullerton, CA 

2020
   

Vincent P. Hall, PhD, RN, CNE
MSN Program Director
School of Nursing
Walden University
Minneapolis, MN

2022*
   

James L. Harris, PhD, RN, CNL, FAAN
Professor and Practice Consultant
College of Nursing
University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL

2021*
   

Laura Kelly, PhD, RN, APRN
Associate Professor
School of Nursing
Columbia University
New York, NY

2022*
   

Kenneth Lowrance, DNP, APRN, CNS, FNP-BC, NEA-BC, CNE, FAANP              
Associate Professor of Professional Practice
Harris College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Texas Christian University
Fort Worth, TX

 2022
   

Elizabeth Nichols, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor Emeritus
College of Nursing
Montana State University
Bozeman, MT

2022 
   

Kathleen Ogle, PhD, FNP-BC, CNE 

Associate Professor

Department of Nursing

Towson University

Towson, MD

2020
   

Sharon Souter, PhD, RN, CNE
Dean and Professor
Scott and White College of Nursing
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
Belton, TX

2022*
   

Jan S. Strom, PhD, MPH, RN
Dean
School of Nursing and Allied Health
Aurora University
Aurora, IL

2021*
   

Ann White, PhD, MBA, RN, NE-BC 
Dean
College of Nursing and Health Professions
University of Southern Indiana
Evansville, IN 

2021
   

* Final term