Board of Directors

Meet the Nursing Alumni Society Board of Directors 2020-21

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

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

Anna A Munson Carpenter, MN ’16, BA Board Secretary
Fairview Health Services, NICU RN

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

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 

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

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

Cheryl Lanigan, BSN ’73
Minnesota Visiting Nurses Association, Director of QI and Analysis

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

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

Barbara Mullikin, MS, BSDH ’78
University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Director of Alumni Relations & Annual Giving

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

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

Marc Skjervem, MSEd, BA,
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

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

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

Sara Weingartner, BSN ‘21
BSN Student Representative


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