2020 CNL Research Symposium Planning Committee

Tobie Olsan, PhD, MPA, RN, CNL, NEA-BC, FNAP (Chair)
Professor of Clinical Nursing
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY
Tobie_Olsan@URMC.Rochester.edu 

Wesley Richardson, PhD, MSN, RN, CNL (Co-Chair)
Nurse Educator, South Texas Veterans Healthcare System
Assistant Professor, University of Texas Health Science Center 
San Antonio, TX 
richardsonwf@uthscsa.edu 

Donna A. Ernst, DNP, RN, CNL, NEA-BC

Coordinator for CNL Program
Assistant Professor
Texas Christian University
Harris College of Nursing and Health Sciences
d.a.ernst@tcu.edu 

Jason Garbarino DNP, RN-BC, CNL
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Vermont
Burlington, VT
jason.garbarino@med.uvm.edu 

Rosemary  L. Hoffmann, PhD, RN, CNL
Associate Professor, CNL Program Director, Online Program Director, MSN Program Director
University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA
rho100@pitt.edu

Miranda A. Rodrigues, MSN, RN, CNL, CCRN-K  
Clinical Specialist
Texas Children’s Hospital  
Houston, TX 
marodri2@texaschildrens.org 

Gabriela Whitener, MSN, RN, CNL, CCRN

Clinical Nurse Leader Cardiac 3 Telemetry
Texas Health Resource Fort Worth Hospital
Fort Worth, TX
GabrielaWhitener@texashealth.org 

Denise M. Wienand MEd, MSN, RN, CNL
Director
Clinical Nurse Leader Program, Care Transitions, and Nursing Education
Rush Oak Park Hospital
Oak Park, IL  
Denise_Wienand@rush.edu 

Shantal H. Johnson (Staff Liaison)
Director
Commission on Nurse Certification
sjohnson@aacnnursing.org