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STTI announces inaugural Experienced Nurse Faculty Leadership Academy participants

Julie J. Adams
The Honor Society of Nursing,
Sigma Theta Tau International     
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STTI announces inaugural Experienced Nurse Faculty
Leadership Academy participants

 Academy is a program of the Sigma Theta Tau International/
Chamberlain College of Nursing Center for Excellence in Nursing Education

INDIANAPOLIS — The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) today announced the participants and faculty in the inaugural cohort of the Experienced Nurse Faculty Leadership Academy (ENFLA). The STTI/Chamberlain College of Nursing Center for Excellence in Nursing Education administers the academy mentoring program thanks to a generous grant from the Chamberlain College of Nursing.
The ENFLA is a highly selective 12-month mentored leadership academy designed to:
• Further academic career development and success.
• Promote personal and professional leadership development.
• Develop and begin to implement a personal leadership progression plan.
• Expand the influence of the Leadership Scholar within his or her sponsoring academic institution, the community, and the profession in the context of teaching, scholarship, or service.
• Advance nursing education through leadership development projects implemented by Leadership Scholars during the program.
• Promote experienced nurse faculty retention in academe.


The ENFLA pairs experienced full-time faculty leaders, called scholars, with mentors, who are then supported by ENFLA faculty members. The academy curriculum includes a variety of educational strategies for developing leadership knowledge, competence, and outcomes.
For more information about the ENFLA, visit  
2014-2015 Experienced Nurse Faculty Leadership Academy Participants
ENFLA Scholars    
Terry Delpier, DNP, RN, CPNP
Northern Michigan University    
Karen Gorton, PhD, MS, RN, ATC
University of Colorado 
Deborah Greenawald, PhD, RN, CNE
Alvernia University
Shelley Hawkins, PhD, FNA-BC, GNP, FAANP
University of San Diego
Rebecca Lee, PhD, RN, PHCNS-BC, CTN-A
University of Cincinnati
Greta Marek, DNP, RN, CNE
East Tennessee State University
JoAnn Oliver, PhD, ANP-BC, CNE
University of Alabama
Pennie Sessler Branden, PhD, MSN, RN, CNM
Sacred Heart University
Kathryn Trotter, DNP, CNM, FNP-BC
Duke University
ENFLA Mentors
Karen Morin, DSN, RN, ANEF, FAAN 
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Angela McNelis, PhD, RN, ANEF, CNE
Indiana University
Zane Wolf, PhD, RN, FAAN
La Salle University
Debra Lyon, PhD, RN, FAAN
University of Florida
Gwen Sherwood, PhD, RN, FAAN
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Mary Hays, DSN, RN, COI
University of Alabama at Huntsville
Sandra Millon-Underwood, PhD, RN, FAAN
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Jane Kirschling, PhD, RN, FAAN
University of Maryland, Baltimore
Anne Moore, DNP, APN, FAANP
Vanderbilt University
ENFLA Faculty 
Karen Carlson, PhD, RN
University of New Mexico 
Cindy Clark, PhD, RN, ANEF, FAAN
Boise State University 
Carol Huston, MSN, MPA, DPA, FAAN
California State University, Chico 
Pam Jeffries, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF
Johns Hopkins University 
Donna M. Nickitas PhD, RN, NEA-BC, CNE, FNAP, FAAN
Hunter College 
Suzanne Prevost, PhD, RN
University of Alabama 
Alyce Schultz, PhD, RN, FAAN
EBP Concepts 
Clarann Weinert, SC, PhD, RN, FAAN
Montana State University
The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is advancing world health and celebrating nursing excellence in scholarship, leadership, and service. Founded in 1922, STTI has more than 135,000 active members in more than 85 countries. Members include practicing nurses, instructors, researchers, policymakers, entrepreneurs and others. STTI’s roughly 500 chapters are located at approximately 695 institutions of higher education throughout Armenia, Australia, Botswana, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, England, Ghana, Hong Kong, Japan, Kenya, Lebanon, Malawi, Mexico, the Netherlands, Pakistan, Portugal, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Swaziland, Sweden, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, the United States, and Wales. More information about STTI can be found online at

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