Board of Directors

Meet the 2020-21 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. Applications are accepted until June 30th. Please fill out the Prospective Board Member Questionnaire.

Marilyn Bach, MSN ’95, BSN ’74
Heritage Committee Representative
Fairview Health Services, Organizational Development and Learning Consultant, Retired

Anya Butzer, BSN ‘18
DNP Student Representative
Fairview UMMC, Boynton Health Services, General Med/Surg, Public Health Nursing

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

Yumi Davis, MN ’16, BA
Children's Hospital Minneapolis, Critical Care RN

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

Maureen J Fuchs, PHN, BSN ’92
Minnesota Department of Health, Maternal Child Health/Home Visiting Consultant, Retired

Ann Gershone, DNP ‘17
Mental Health Counseling, Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Megan Holle Whipps, BSN ‘12
Park Nicollet Health Services

Laura Kirk, PhD. ’08, MS ’97, BSN ’95
University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Assistant Professor

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

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

Karen MacDonald, MSN ’87, BSN ’72
Health Care and Leadership Consultant

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

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

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

Julie Vanderboom, MSN ’88, BSN
ANW/Allina Health System & Clinics/Medica, Retired

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

Jacob Wager, BSN ‘12
M Health Fairview

Sara Weingartner, BSN ‘21
BSN Student Representative