CCNE Nominating Committee


Kit Smith, PhD, RN, CNE
Assistant Dean for Program Evaluation
School of Nursing & Health Studies
University of Missouri – Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Committee Members
Patricia Cowan, PhD, RN, FAAN
Dean and Professor
College of Nursing
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR
Michele Edmonds, PhD, FNP-BC, CNE
Professor of Nursing
School of Nursing
Jacksonville University
Jacksonville, FL
Kenneth Lowrance, DNP, APRN, CNS, FNP-BC, NEA-BC
Associate Professor of Professional Practice; Director, Post-Master's DNP and CNS Programs
Harris College of Nursing and Health Services
Texas Christian University
Fort Worth, TX
Judy Neubrander, EdD, FNP-BC, CNE
Mennonite College of Nursing
Illinois State University
Norman, IL