National Advisory Council

National Advisory Council Members

 

Chair

  • Donna Nickitas, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, CNE, FNAP, FAAN
    Rutgers School of Nursing - Camden

Vice Chair

  • Lauran Hardin, MSN, CNL, FNAP, FAAN
    Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers

Members 

  • Hyochol Brian Ahn, PhD, RN, MSN, MS-ECE, MS-CTS, APRN, ANP-BC, FAAN
    Florida State University College of Nursing
  • Billie Lynn Allard, MSN, RN, FAAN
    Southwestern Vermont Medical Center
  • Debra Bakerjian, PhD, APRN, FAAN, FAANP, FGSA
    Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis
  • Josepha Campinha-Bacote, PhD, PMHCNS-BC, CTN-A, FAAN
    Transcultural C.A.R.E. Associates
  • RADM Michelle Dunwoody, MS, WHNP-BC, FAAN
    MedHealth Consulting, LLC
  • Laura Gonzalez, PhD, APRN, CNE, CHSE-A, ANEF, FAAN
    Sentinel U
  • Millicent Gorham, PhD (Hon), MBA, FAAN (Honorary Fellow)
    National Black Nurses Association, Inc. 
  • Ukamaka Oruche, PhD, RN, FAAN
    University of South Florida College of Nursing
  • Carol Shieh, DNSc, MPH, RNC-OB, FAAN
    Indiana University School of Nursing
  • Roy Simpson, DNP, RN, DPNAP, FAAN, FACMI
    Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing at Emory University
  • Joyce Thomas, MPH, PNP, RN, FAAN
    Center for Child Protection and Family Support

Board Liaison

  • Mary Gullatte, PhD, RN, APRN, BC, AOCN, FAAN
    Emory Healthcare

    Staff Liasion

    • Lauren Inouye
      Chief Program Officer
      American Academy of Nursing