Academy Supporters

Each dollar raised directly supports the Academy's mission of transforming health policy and practice through nursing knowledge. We are grateful as we acknowledge the generosity of our supporters and their commitment to the Academy. The Academy's board is proud to report that they have a 100% giving participation, at the President's Circle level and above, among all board members. Click here to learn about our supporter benefits. If you would like to support the Academy, please consider donating to the Rheba de Tornyay Development Fund at the level that is meaningful to you.

The list below recognizes supporters who have generously made gifts to the Academy from January 1, 2022 through June 9, 2022. And thank you to our 2021 donors for their support.

Rheba de Tornyay Fund Supporters

Vision Society
This society recognizes fellows who have generously donated a total of $25,000 or more over the past 10 years.
Bobbie Berkowitz
Linda Burnes Bolton
Colleen Conway-Welch*
Karen S. Cox
Ada Sue Hinshaw
Angela McBride
Pamela H. Mitchell
Jeannine M. Rivet

Leadership Circle

$2,500 to $4,999

Sandra Bibb
Angela McBride
Pamela H. Mitchell

President's Circle Members

$1,000 to $2,499

Rhonda M. Anderson
Debra Bakerjian*
Judy Beal
Bobbie Berkowitz
Kathleen Bower*
Nancy Browne*
Karin Cadwell*
Karen Daley*
Nancy DeBasio*
Joanne Disch
Marilyn J. Dodd
Karen Drenkard
Jane Englebright
Betty R. Ferrell
Eileen Fry-Bowers*
Kathleen Chavanu Gorman
Mary Dee Hacker
Robert Hess
Renee Hoeksel
Patricia K. Howard*
Denise Hinton*
Lauren Inouye
Mary Jo Jerde
Mary Beth Kingston
Cara Krulewitch*
Ramon Lavandero*
Colleen Leners*
Linda Lewis
Beverly L. Malone
Marie Ann Marino
Diana Mason
Kathleen McCauley*
Jeri Milstead
Wanda Montalvo*
Susan R. Morrison
Michael Neft

Linda Norman*
Tracy Ortelli*
Freida Outlaw*
Patricia Reid Ponte*
Linda D. Scott
Patricia Sharpnack*
Linda A. Silvestri
Roy L. Simpson
Patricia E. Sloan*
Wanda Spurlock*
Joan Vitello-Cicciu*
Joachim Voss
Michael Weaver*
Kenneth R. White
Laura J. Wood
Claire Zangerle
Phyllis A. Zimmer

*Denotes recurring donors who will reach the President's Circle level by December 31, 2022.

$500 to $999

Linda Aiken
Suzanne Miyamoto
Eileen Sullivan-Marx


$250 to $499

Judith Cornelius
Mattia Gilmartin
Denise M. Hinton
Sharon E. Lock
Tracy Ortelli
Freida Outlaw


$25 to $249

Virginia W. Adams
Myrna L. Armstrong
Carol M. Baldwin
Marjorie V. Batey
Anne R. Bavier
Felesia R. Bowen
Christine K. Bradway
Karen M. Butler
Anita J. Catlin
Karis, Kin-Fong Cheng
Teri Chenot
Kimberly Cleveland
Bernice L. Coleman

Ellie Cook
Janet E. Cuddigan
Kathleen Shannon Dorcy
Ann-Margaret Dunn Navarra
Martha K. Engelke
Jacqueline Fawcett
Elizabeth Fildes
Barbara J. Hatcher
Marilyn J. Hammer
Debra Hunt
Carole A. Kenner
Erundina (Dina) A. Krenzischek
Carla A. Lee

Myrna E. Mamaril
Ruth A. O'Brien
JoAnn Oliver
Rebecca M. M. Patton
Winifred V. Quinn
Nancy E. Reame
Paula A. Rieger
Kathleen Scharer
Barbara J. Warren
Barbara Wilson
Stephanie G. Witwer
Zane M. Wolf
Margarete L. Zalon