Contact

Those with questions about the Diversity Faculty Tool Kit are encouraged to contact the following AACN staff members for assistance. For more details on AACN's DEI Initaitives, visit www.aacnnursing.org/Diversity.

AACN Staff:

Dr. Wanda Thruston
Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
wthruston@aacnnursing.org

Christine Downing
Associate Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
cdowning@aacnnursing.org

AACN is grateful to the following for contributing to this tool kit:

Institutional Viability and Capacity

Piri Ackerman-Barger, PhD, RN, FAAN, University of California Davis
Patricia Bradley, PhD, RN, FAAN, Villanova University
Gloria Ramsey, JD, RN, Johns Hopkins School of Nursing

Access and Success

Carolina Huerta, EdD, RN, FAAN, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Lisa Whitfield-Harris, PhD, RN, Jefferson College of Nursing
Shielda Glover Rodgers, PhD, RN, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Culture and Climate


Antonea’ Jackson, PhD, RN, Prairie View A&M University
Barbara Fowler, PhD, PHCNS, Wright State University
Patricia Francis-Johnson, DNP, RN, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Janelle Sokolowich, PhD, RN, Western Governors University

Education and Scholarship


Linda Haen, MSN, FNP-C, United States University
Kae Livsey, PhD, RN, Western Carolina University
Kendra Barrier, PhD, RN, Louisiana State University Health New Orleans Center
Kristin Roslansky, Viterbo University