Membership in the Association is open to the College/University of baccalaureate and higher degree programs with a major in nursing within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania which are an integral part of a regionally accredited university or college. The Dean/Director of the member nursing program serves as the official representative.

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Alvernia University

Deborah A. Greenawald, PhD, RN, CNE

Associate Professor and Nursing Department Chair

Mary Ellen Symanski, PhD, RN



Bloomsburg University

Sheila Hartung, PhD, RN


Lynn Painter, DNSC, RN

Assistant Chairperson


California University of Pennsylvania

Donna Caruthers, PhD, RN

Nursing Department Chair


Carlow University

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Lynn George, PhD, RN, CNE

Dean of College of Health and Wellness, Directory of Nursing Program


Cedar Crest College

Wendy Robb, PhD, RN, CNE

Nursing Department Dean & Professor


Clarion University

Deborah Kelly, DNP, RN, CHPCA

Chair / Nurse Administrator

Mary Terwilliger

Undergraduate Coordinator


DeSales University

DeSales_1_mary-elizabeth-doyle-tadduni-Web1Mary Elizabeth Doyle-Tadduni, PhD, MBA, RN

Chairperson and Associate Professor


Megan Szivos Frazier

Professional Program Administrator


Drexel University

Susan Smith

Interim Dean, College of Nursing

Drexel_2_Rundio_Al-Web1Al Rundio, PhD, DNP, RN, APRN, NEA-BC, DPNAP

Associate Dean, College


Duquesne University

Duquesne_1_Glasgow, Mary-Web1Mary Ellen Glasgow, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC

Dean and Professor


East Stroudsburg University

Suzanne Prestoy, PhD, RN-BC


EastStroudsburg_1_LWaters-Web1Laura Waters, PhD, RN

Associate Professor



Eastern University

Dianne DeLong, PhD, MSN, RN, CNE

Chair of Nursing


Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

Amy McClune, PhD, RN

Chair, Department of Nursing

Amy Weschler

Assistant Chair


Gwynedd Mercy University, Frances M. Maguire School of Nursing

Andrea Hollingsworth, PhD, RN

Dean and Professor


Holy Family University

Cynthia Russell, PhD, RN, FAAN, ACC

Dean and Professor, School of Nursing

Catherine Heilferty, PhD, RN

Associate Dean


Immaculata University

Jane Tang, PhD, RN, NE-BC

Professor and Chair, Division of Nursing


Indiana University of PA

Theresa Gropelli, PhD, RN

Chair, Nursing and Allied Health Department

Riah Hoffman, PhD, RN

Assistant Chair, Nursing and Allied Health Department


Jefferson University

Marie Ann Marino, EdD, RN, FAAN



La Roche College

Terri Liberto, PhD, RN

Chair, Department of Nursing


LaSalle University

LaSalle_1_Czekanski_Kathy-Web1Kathleen Czekanski, PhD, RN, CNE

Dean, School of Nursing and Health Sciences


LaSalle_2_Jane Kurz-Web1Jane M. Kurz, PhD, RN

Professor and Chair, Under Graduate Programs


Lock Haven University – Clearfield Campus

Scott Carnicom

Dean, College of Natural, Behavioral, and Health Sciences


Mansfield University of PA

Jamie Klesh, PhD, APRN

Assistant Professor


Marywood University

Marywood_1_Judith Williams-Web1Judith Williams, PhD, MSN, MS, RN-BC

Chair of Nursing, Assistant Professor


Marywood_2_Tulaney,TheresaWebPicture5-1-2015-Web1Theresa Tulaney, MS, RN, GCNS-BC

Assistant Chair of Nursing, Clinical Assistant/Clinical Coordinator


Messiah College

Kim Fenstermacher, PhD, CRNP

Chairperson, Department of Nursing and Professor of Nursing


EPSON MFP imageLouann Zinsmeister, PhD, RN, CNE

Professor of Nursing and Director, Graduate Programs in Nursing


Millersville University of PA

Kelly Kuhns, PhD, RN

Chairperson, Department of Nursing


Misericordia University

Annette Weiss, PhD, RN, CNE

Chairperson Department of Nursing

Annette Calderone

Assistant Dean and Chief Nursing Officer


Moravian College

Moravian_1_Cheever, Kerry-Web1Kerry H. Cheever, PhD, RN

Professor and Chair of Nursing


Moravian_2_Goodolf, Dawn-Web1Dawn M. Goodolf, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor of Nursing, RN to BSN

and Accelerated BSN Program Coordinator


Lori Hoffman

Associate Professor


Mount Aloysius College

Julie Luetschwager, PhD, RN



Neumann University

Kathleen G. Hoover, PhD, RN



Penn State College of Nursing

Laurie Badzek, LLM, JD, MS, RN, FNAP, FAAN

Dean and Professor, College of Nursing

PennState_2_Snyder-Web1Melissa Snyder, DED, CRNP, CNE

Assistant Dean for Commonwealth Campuses


Raymonde Brown

Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs


Pennsylvania College of Technology

Sandra Richmond, DNP, MS, RN, CSN

Assistant Dean

Valerie Myers, EdD, MSN, RN

Director of Nursing


Robert Morris University

RobertMorris_2_englert-111847-Web1Nadine Cozzo Englert, PhD, RN

Interim Dean

Donna McDermott, PhD, RN, CHSE

Department Head of Nursing


Saint Francis University

SaintFrancis_1_Rita_Trofino-Web1Rita Trofino, DNP, MNEd, RN

Associate Dean, School of Health Sciences,

Chairperson and Associate Professor Department of Nursing


Nickole George, Phd, RN

Program Director-BSN, Associate Professor

Camille Wendekler, PhD, RN

Director of MSN Leadership/Education, Assistant Professor


Seton Hill University

Diane Kondas, DNP, RN, FNP, CRNP


Slippery Rock University of PA

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Chair, Nursing Department


Temple University, Department of Nursing, College of Public

Martha Kubik, PhD, RN

Director, Department of Nursing

Dolores Zygmont, PhD, RN

Graduate Program Director


The Lincoln University

Sharvette Law-Philmon, MSN, RN, NEA-BC

Director of Nursing Program

Sandra Nolan, RN, MSN

Interim Assistant Director


University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Antonia Villarruel, PhD, RN, FAAN

Margaret Bond Simon Dean of Nursing

UnivofPenn_1_Julie picture-Web1Julie Sochalski, PhD, RN, FAAN

Interim Associate Dean for Academic Programs and Associate Professor


University of Pittsburgh

UnivofPitt_1_Dunbar-Jacob-Web1Jacqueline Dunbar-Jacob, PhD, RN, FAAN

Distinguished Service Professor and Dean, School of Nursing


UnivofPitt_2_sandra_engberg-Web1Sandra J. Engberg, PhD, RN, CRNP, FAAN

Professor and Associate Dean for Graduate Clinical Education


Kathryn Puskar, PhD, RN, FAAN

Associate Dean for the Undergraduate Education


University of Scranton

Catherine Lovecchio, PhD, MSN, BSN

Department Chair


Villa Maria School of Nursing at Gannon University

Dawn Joy, PhD, RN, CNE


Patricia Marshall, MSN

Undergraduate Chair


Villanova University

Donna Havens, PhD, RN, FAAN


Villanova_2_angie arcamone hi-res-Web1Angelina Arcamone, PhD, RN

Assistant Dean and Clinical Assistant Professor Undergraduate Program

 UnivofPenn_2_Anne Fink-Web1Anne Fink, PhD, RN, CNE

Assistant Dean for Curricular Iniatives


Waynesburg University

Waynesburg_Nancy Mosser-Web1Nancy R. Mosser, EdD, RN

Chair/Professor Department of Nursing


West Chester University of PA

Charlotte Mackey, EdD, RN


Megan Mraz, PhD, RN

Assistant Chair


Widener University

Widener_1_dzurec08-Web1Laura Dzurec PhD, PMHCNS-BC, ANEF

Dean and Professor of Nursing


Widener_2_schwartz picture-Web1Rose Scwartz, PhD, RN

Associate Dean Academic Affairs


Wilkes University

Deborah Zbegner, PhD, CNRP, WHP-BC, RNC-REIN

Dean, School of Nursing

Susan Malkemes, DNP, CCRN

Chair of Undergraduate Nursing Program


York College

Cheryl Thompson, DNP, PhD, RN

Interim Dean

YorkCollege_1_Karen-Web1Karen March, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC