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
Irene Coons, PhD, RN, CNE (College of Southern Nevada) – Las Vegas – May 2022
Jody Covert, MSN, RN (TMCC) – Reno – September 2023
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*
Michael Johnson, PhD, RN, CNE (Nevada State College) – Las Vegas – November 2023*
Brian C. Oxhorn, PhD, RN (Roseman University) – Las Vegas -May 2021*
Kyle Salinas, Student, (Chamberlain University) – Las Vegas – May 2022*
Angela Silvestri-Elmore, PhD, APRN, FNP-BC, CNE (UNLV) – Las Vegas – September 2023*
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
August 21, 2020Agenda
October 23, 2020Agenda
January 8, 2021Agenda
April 9, 2021
August 13, 2021
October 8, 2021

Meeting Minutes for Preceding 5 years

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