Education Advisory Committee

The purpose of this committee is to advise and report to the Board on matters related to education and continuing education.  The committee consists of representatives from nursing education, nursing associations, and employers.

Members
Catherine Prato-Lefkowitz, PhD, MSN, RN, Director of Nursing Education – Chair
Rick Carrauthers, LPN - Board Liaison
 
Susan Adamek, MSN, RN (St. Rose Dominican Hospital) - Henderson - November 2017
Kimberly Baxter, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC (UNR, Orvis School of Nursing) - Reno - May 2019*
Mary Chalfant, MS, RN (Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center) - Las Vegas - September 2017*
Sherrilyn Coffman, PhD, RN (Nevada State College) - Henderson - July 2018
John Coldsmith, RN, MSN, DNP (c), NEA-BC (Centennial Hills Hospital) - Las Vegas - January 2020
Irene Coons, PhD, RN, CNE (College of Southern Nevada) - Las Vegas - May 2019*
Judith Cordia, EdD, RN (Western Nevada College) - Carson City - July 2017*
Jody Covert, MSN, RN (Truckee Meadows Community College) - Reno - September 2019
Amber Donnelli, PhD, RN, CNE (Great Basin College) - Elko - March 2017*
Andrea Gee (nursing student) - Las Vegas - March 2019*
Josh Hamilton, DNP, RN-BC, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC, CNE (College of Southern Nevada) - Las Vegas - March 2019*
Andrea Highfill, MSN, RN (Carson Valley Medical Center) - Gardnerville - May 2019
Judith Hightower, PHD, Med, RN (Chamberlain College) - Las Vegas - March 2018*
Mary Ann Lambert, MSN, RN (Retired) - Reno - May 2017
Madelon Lawson, BSN, RN (Carrington College) - Reno - July 2018
Ren Scott-Feagle, MSN/Edu,RN, CNOR (University Medical Center) -- Las Vegas - May 2018
Julie Siemers, DNP, RN (Chamberlain College) - Henderson - September 2018*
Marianne Tejada, DNP, MSN, RN, PHN (University of Nevada, Las Vegas) - Las Vegas - March 2019*
 
 
Meeting Agenda
January 27, 2017
 
Other Meeting Dates
January 27, 2017
April 7, 2017
August 4, 2017
October 6, 2017
January 26, 2018
April 13, 2018
August 3, 2018
October 5, 2018
 
Meeting Minutes