NGNA 2015 Wall of Honor


Click here to nominate a deserving member for the Wall of Honor today

Elizabeth Capezuti, Ph.D.
Nominated by: Sharon Stahl Wexler, PhD, RN, BC, FNGNA
"Thank you for paving the way for gerontological nurses!"

Jackie Close, PhD, RN, GCNS-BC, FNGNA
Nominated by: Peg Gray-Vickrey and Ann M. Mayo, DNSc, RN
"Jackie is an exceptional gerontological nurse and advocate for older adult quality of life!"
2015 Research Committee Member

Lin Drury, PhD, RN
Nominated by: Peg Gray-Vickrey
2015 Research Committee Member

Jean Gaines, PhD, RN, FNGNA
Nominated by: Peg Gray-Vickrey
2015 Research Committee Member

Susan Goncalves, DNP, MS, RN-BC
Nominated by: Peter Donato
Peg Gray-Vickrey, DNS, RN, FNGNA
Nominated by: Peg Gray-Vickrey
2015 Research Committee Member

Kathleen Hall, PhD, APRN, GNP-BC
Nominated by: Peg Gray-Vickrey
2015 Research Committee Member

Janellyn Hannah Herin, MSHS, BSN, PHN, RN,BC, CDE, CHES, FNGNA
Nominated by: Anonymous
“Jane has been a Board member for many organizations... she is an advocate”

Barbara Hulsman, PhD, RN
Nominated by: Peg Gray-Vickrey
2015 Research Committee Member

Michelle Kimzey, MSN, RN
Nominated by: Peg Gray-Vickrey
2015 Research Committee Member

Beth Mastel-Smith, PhD, BSN, MS, FNGNA
Nominated by: Peg Gray-Vickrey
2015 Research Committee Member

Caryl Mayo, MS, RN, FNGNA
Nominated by: Marcia Daly Shad, RN-BC, FNGNA
"With thanks for your longtime devotion to our organization, and in recognition of your promotion to full professorship role at University of Cincinnati, Raymond Walters College of Nursing"

Cherie Simpson, PhD, APRN, CNS-BC
Nominated by: Peg Gray-Vickrey
2015 Research Committee Member

Janet K. Specht, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN
Nominated by: Wanda Spurlock, DNS, RN-BC, CNE, FNGNA
"Congratulations on your NGNA Lifetime Achievement Award!"

Wanda Spurlock, DNS, RN-BC, CNE, FNGNA
Nominated by: Trudy Williams, PhD, RN
"A great advocate and leader for the gerontological population"

In Memory of
Cynthia Steele, RN, MPH
You Will Always Be Our Caring Hands
Maryland/DC Chapter, NGNA

Ibby Tanner, PhD, RN, FNGNA
Nominated by: Peg Gray-Vickrey
2015 Research Committee Member

Sharon Wexler, PhD, RN, BC, FNGNA
Nominated by: Peg Gray-Vickrey
2015 Research Committee Member

Carole H. Woolfork, MA, RNC
Nominated by: Carole Hyman
“Carole was always there for me when I needed help with my seniors.”

Miss Colorado and ALL (stethoscope-wearing) nurses!
Nominated by: Caryl A Mayo, MS, RN, FNGNA
"Thank you for your courage as we educate the world on who nurses really are! You are the real winner of the pageant. P.S. – An ED doc borrows MY stethoscope when he needs one at home for his family!"

The Clinical Team, Geriatric Clinic, Washington, DC VAMC
Nominated by: Susan Carlson, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, GNP-BC, FNGNA
"Honoring Your Service To Our Veterans"

Cedar Commons and Keystone Center Staff of Masonic Home of New Jersey
Nominated by: Cindy Shemansky, MEd, RN-BC, LNHA, FNGNA, Assistant Executive Director/Administrator
"Thank you for caring and making a difference in the lives of our residents!"