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Veronica Anderson, MSN, RN-BC, CNL 
GAP RN/Unit Based Educator
Goose Creek Primary Care Clinic
Goose Creek, SC
CNL certified since January 2017 

  June 30, 2022 

Jeanne A. Bernier, MSN, RN, CNL            
Instructor
Mississippi College School of Nursing
Knoxville, TN
CNL certified since August 2017 

  June 30, 2022 
Elena Capella, EdD, MSN/MPA, RN, CNL, CPHQ, LNCC
Online Director RN to MSN Program
University of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
CNL certified since July 2012

  June 30, 2020

Elizabeth J. Cianci, JD, MBA, MSN, PMHRN-BC, CNL     
Clinical Nurse Leader, Inpatient Mental Health
VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System
Reno, NV
CNL certified since May 2018 

  June 30, 2022 

Laura L. Cooper, MSN, RN, CNL, PCMH CCE  
Quality & Risk Coordinator
Christ Community Health
Augusta, GA
CNL certified since February 2013

 
  June 30, 2022 
Bridget Drafahl, PhD, RN-BC, CNL
Chair, DNP and Healthcare Programs
American Sentinel University
Aurora, CO
CNL certified since March 2017

June 30, 2020

Christine M. Emmons, MSN, MPH, CNL, RNC-NIC 
Neonatal Outreach Educator
HSHS St. John's Hospital
Springfield, IL
CNL certified since July 2017

 
  June 30, 2121 

Angela Hageman, MSN, RN, CNL
Clinical Nurse Leader
Dayton VA Medical Center
Dayton, OH
CNL certified since July 2011

 
  June 30, 2021
Alma Holley, BSN, MPH, CNL, CCM
Clinical Nurse Leader
Washington DC Medical Center
Upper Marlboro, MD
CNL certified since September 2010

June 30, 2020
Diane Horton, MSN, RN, CNL
Clinical Nurse Leader
St. Louis VA – JB
Saint Louis, MO
CNL certified since March 2012

  June 30, 2020
Jo Ellen Inman-Puckett, MSN, MBA, RN, CNL, CMSRN, AHN-BC
Clinical Nurse Leader
Carolinas Medical Center
Charlotte, NC
CNL certified since October 2011

  June 30, 2020

Karen Ivie, MSN, RN, CNL 
Assistant Professor
Mississippi College
Clinton, MS
CNL certified since August 2017

 
  June 30, 2022 
Deirdre Jackson, MSN, RN, CNL, APN, CPN
Nursing Outreach Coordinator and CNL Track Leader
The College of New Jersey
Ewing, NJ
CNL certified since August 2016

  June 30, 2020

Lauren Langford, MSN, RN, CNL   
Patient Safety and Quality Coordinator
Washington University School of Medicine
Saint Louis, MO
CNL certified since August 2017

 
  June 30, 2022 
Joslin B. Leasca, DNP, MSN, FNP, CNE, CNL
Associate Professor
Sacred Heart University
Fairfield, CT
CNL certified since January 2015

  June 30, 2021

John M. Leger, PhD, MBA, RN, CNL, NEA-BC, CNE  
Assistant Dean/Associate Professor
UTMB Galveston
Galveston, TX
CNL certified since June 2016

 
  June 30, 2022 
Meghan Lorbiecki, MSN, RN, CNL
Clinical Nurse Leader
Columbia St. Mary’s – Milwaukee
Bayside, WI
CNL certified since August 2015

June 30, 2020

Brandy Manigo, MSN, RN, CNL, CNN 
Registered Nurse/Nursing Informatics
Ralph H. Johnson VAMC
Charleston, SC
CNL certified since January 2016

 
  June 30, 2022 
Terrye Moore-Harper, DNP, RN, CNL, ACNS-BC
Nursing Faculty
Touro University
Vallejo, CA
CNL certified since March 2016

  June 30, 2020
Danijela Pavlic, DNP, RN, CNL
Assistant Professor
University of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
CNL certified since January 2010

June 30, 2020
Jessica L. Peck, DNP, APRN, CNL, CPNP-PC, CNE, FAANP
Associate Professor
Texas A&M University 
Corpus Christi, TX
CNL certified since February 2013

  June 30, 2020
Joanne F. Roy, PhD, RN-BC, CNL
Director Clinical Professional Dev
Hartford Healthcare Central Region
Meriden, CT
CNL certified since April 2015

June 30, 2020
Laree J. Schoolmeesters, PhD, RN, CNL
Associate Professor
Queens University of Charlotte
Charlotte, NC 
CNL certified since February 2009

  June 30, 2020

Julia Stocker Schneider, PhD, RN, CNL 
Associate Professor
University of Detroit Mercy
Detroit, MI
CNL certified since August 2016

 
  June 30, 2021
Janice Wilcox, DNP, RN, CNL
Clinical Instructor of Practice
The Ohio State University College of Nursing
Columbus, OH
CNL certified since August 2013

June 30, 2020
Shantal H. Johnson, Director (Staff Liaison)
Commission on Nurse Certification
Washington, DC
sjohnson@aacnnursing.org