Board of Directors

Meet the 2021-22 Nursing Alumni Society Board of Directors

Interested in sharing your expertise and nurturing strong relationships among alumni?

School of Nursing Alumni Board of Directors serve three-year terms.

Jean A Carraher, DNP ’16, MS ’03, BSN ’95, BS ’91
Past President
Fairview Health Services, Nursing Professional Practice Leader

Yumi Davis, MN ’16, BA
Natividad County Medical Center, Pediatric RN

Connie White Delaney, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI, FNAP
Professor and Dean

Ann Gershone, DNP ‘17
Calla Health private practice , Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Megan Holle Whipps, BSN ‘12
Park Nicollet Health Services
DNP Student Representative

Aaron Kilyun, BSN’22 (anticipated)
BSN Student Representative

Laura Kirk, PhD. ’08, MS ’97, BSN ’95
University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Clinical Associate Professor
Faculty Representative

Susan Lampe, MS ’77
Heritage Committee Representative

Cheryl Lanigan, BSN ’73
Grace University Lutheran Church, Faith Community Nurse

Kate Leddy, BSN ‘18
M Health Fairview – UMMC East Bank

Jonathan Nghiem, BSN ’20
M Health Fairview – UMMC East Bank

Nick Schuler, BSN ‘18
M Health Fairview – UMMC East Bank

Kathryn Schwartz Eckhardt
University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Director - Office of Student & Career Advancement Services


Susan Strohschein, DNP ’16, MS ’80, BSN ‘68
Public Health Nurse Consultant, Retired

Teri Verner, DNP ‘12
HealthEast System, Director of the Integrative Services

Jacob Wager, BSN ‘12
M Health Fairview

Alexa Tremble