Faculty

Amy A. Abbott, Ph.D, R.N.

Associate Professor

Critical Care

Cindy Adams, BSBA

Assistant Dean for Administration and Finance

Marilee Aufdenkamp, R.N., MSN

Assistant Professor

Medical-Surgical Nursing

Sarah J. Ball, MSN, RNC-OB, C-EFM

Instructor

Maternal Child-Obstetrics

Sara Elizabeth Banzhaf, MSN, APRN-NP, PMHNP-BC

Instructor

Psychiatric Mental Health

Karen Boardman, M.S., R.N., C.S

Assistant Professor

Nancy D. Bredenkamp, Ph.D, APRB-FNP

Assistant Professor

Primary Care
,
Cardiac Care
,
Education

Cathy Carrico, DNP, APRN-NP, FNP

Assistant Professor

Immunizations
,
Primary Care
,
Pediatrics

Helen S. Chapple, Ph.D., R.N., MSN, C.T.

Assistant Professor

Nursing Ethics
,
Medical Anthropology
,
Death and Dying

Susan Connelly, M.N., APRN-NP

Assistant Professor

Amy J. Cosimano, Ed.D., R.N.

Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
Assistant Professor

Labor and Delivery
,
Breast Feeding
,
Postpartum Depression

Cindy L. Costanzo, Ph.D., R.N., CNL

Interim Dean
Associate Professor
MSN Program Chair

Administration
,
Research
,
Health Promotion

Katy Duggan, R.N., ME.d

Clinical Teaching Assistant

Joely T. Goodman, MSN, R.N.

Assistant Professor

Maternal Child

Lesa Grovas, M.N., APRN-NP

Assistant Professor

Pediatrics
,
Wound Care
,
Ostomy Care

Amy Haddad, Ph.D.

Professor, College of Nursing and School of Pharmacy & Health Professions
Director, Center for Health Policy and Ethics

Cynthia Hadenfeldt, R.N., MSN, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor

Ann Harms, Ed.D., RN-APRN-CS

Assistant Professor

Kim Hawkins, M.S., APRN-NP, PMHNP-BC

Assistant Professor

Maribeth Hercinger, Ph.D, R.N., B.C.

Associate Professor

Lindsay M. Iverson, DNP, APRN-NP, ACNP-BC

Assistant Professor
Program Coordinator for Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program

Acute Care
,
Simulation
,
Gerontology

Amanda J. Kirkpatrick, MSN, RN-BC

Instructor

Intensive Care
,
Burn/Wound Care
,
Education

Mary Kunes-Connell, Ph.D, R.N.

Professor
Associate Dean for Academic and Clinical Affairs

Joan Lappe, Ph.D, R.N., FAAN

Professor
Beirne Endowed Chair in Nursing

Ann M. Laughlin, Ph.D, R.N.

Associate Professor

Health Promotion and Wellness
,
Gerontology

Linda L. Lazure, Ph.D, R.N.

Associate Dean for External Relations
Associate Professor

Health Policy
,
Leadership
,
Professional Organization Leadership

Julie A. Manz, M.S., R.N.

Assistant Professor
BSN Program Chair

Medical-Surgical Nursing
,
Evaluation of Student Performance in Simulation

Kandis L. McCafferty, Ph.D.(C), RNC-OB, C-EFM

Instructor

Women's Health
,
Research
,
Education

Margo Minnich, MSN, R.N.

Assistant Professor

Public Health Nursing
,
Community Health Nursing

Patricia Nilsson, M.S., APRN, B.C.

Assistant Professor

Anna Nolette, MSN, R.N., CPNP

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Catherine O'Keefe, DNP, APRN

Associate Professor

Ann Oertwich, MSN, R.N.

Assistant Professor

Leadership
,
Education
,
Emotional Intelligence

Jane M. Parks, MSN, R.N.

Assistant Professor
Program Corodinator

Medical-Surgical Nursing
,
Community Health Nursing
,
Informatics in Nursing

Michelle Peterson, R.N., BSN, CEN

Clinical Teaching Assistant

Meghan Potthoff, MSN, APRN-NP

Assistant Professor

Pediatrics
,
Pediatric End of Life

Hilarie Price, MSN, R.N.

Assistant Professor

KC Pullen, BSN, R.N.

Clinical Teaching Assistant

Lori Rubarth, Ph.D., APRN, NNP-BC

Associate Professor
NNP Program Coordinator

Neonatology
,
Ways of Knowing
,
Research Methods

Lori Rusch, Ph.D., R.N., ACNS-BC

Assistant Professor

Anne M. Schoening, Ph.D., R.N., CNE

Assistant Professor
Obstetric Nursing Faculty Development Coordinator

Obstetrics
,
Teaching/Learning

Misty Schwartz, Ph.D., R.N.

Assistant Clinical Professor

Health Promotion Research
,
Obesity Prevention

Cindy L. Selig, DNP, SPRN, RNC-OB, CPLC

Assistant Professor

Maternal Child
,
Perinatal Bereavement/ Palliative Care

Nancy Shirley, Ph.D., R.N., CNE

Associate Professor

Community Health Nursing
,
Leadership

Cindy Slone, Ed.D, R.N., CEN

Assistant Professor

Barb Synowiecki, MSN, SPRN, C-PNP

Assistant Professor

Martha J. Todd, APRN-NP

Assistant Professor

Family Nurse Practitioner
,
Health Disparities
,
Clinical Simulation

Joyce C. Tow, Ph.D., APRN-WHNP-BC, RNC-OB

Assistant Professor

Women's Health
,
Obstetric Nursing
,
Reproductive Health

Mary E. Tracy, Ph.D., R.N.

Associate Professor
DNP Program Chair

Gerontology
,
End of Life/Palliative Care
,
Research

Mary Watson, M.S., R.D., LMNT

Special Faculty Instructor

Ali Whittaker, M.S., R.N.

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Sandra Woods, DNP, R.N., C.S., CCRN

Assistant Professor

Jenna S. Woster, Ph.D., R.N., M.A.

Assistant Professor

Gerontology

Amy M. Yager, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

Assistant Professor

Family Practice
,
Women's Health
,
Pediatrics