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

Member and Term Ending Dates

Michelle Johnson, EdD, RN, CPNP-PC

Kimberly Baxter, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC (UNR, Orvis School of Nursing) – Reno – May 2022
Mary Chalfant, MS, RN (Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center) – Las Vegas – September 2020
Irene Coons, PhD, RN, CNE (College of Southern Nevada) – Las Vegas – May 2022
Judith Cordia, EdD, RN (Western Nevada College) – Carson City – July 2020
Nancy Hency Cywinski, RN, BSN, MS, NHA (CCDS) – Las Vegas – May 2022*
Amber Donnelli, PhD, RN, CNE (Great Basin College) – Elko – May 2023
Susan E. Drossulis, MSN, RN, OCN-BC (Carrington College) – Reno – May 2023*
Julia Millard, MSN, RN (Brightwood College) – Las Vegas – July 2020*
Brian C. Oxhorn, PhD, RN (Roseman University) – Las Vegas -May 2021*
Kyle Salinas, Student, (Chamberlain University) – Las Vegas – May 2022*
Vicki Walker, DNP, RN (Chamberlain College) – Las Vegas – January 2022*
Ruby Wertz, MSHA, BSN, RN (Nevada State College) – Las Vegas – May 2022*

* Indicates that this is the committee member’s first term

Education Advisory Committee Meeting Information

Meeting DatesMeeting AgendaMeeting Minutes
January 11, 2019Minutes
April 11, 2019Minutes
August 9, 2019Minutes
October 11, 2019Minutes
January 10, 2020Minutes
April 17, 2020Cancelled
August 21, 2020Agenda
October 23, 2020

Meeting Minutes for Preceding 5 years