CNE Corner

The MLN would like to promote and recognize all nurse educators in Michigan who currently maintain their nurse educator certification through the NLN.  Please take a moment to view the list as an acknowledgement of the dedication and time each of these nurse educators committed to obtaining and maintaining this certification.

If you are interested in the CNE please click on the link below to be directed to the NLN CNE information page.   http://www.nln.org/professional-development-programs/Certification-for-Nurse-Educators

Also, if you would like to contact a CNE to ask questions and discuss their CNE journey please contact Susan Jepsen (susantj@comcast.net) and she will connect you with a CNE mentor.

MI CNE January 2017*
Laurie Arnswald DNP,RN,PMHCNS-BC,CNE Professor Grand Rapids Community College Nursing Program
Deborah Bambini PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, CNE, CHSE, ANEF Professor Grand Valley State University
Kirkhof School of Nursing
Kathleen Bates MSN, RN, CNE Faculty Muskegon Community College
Department of Nursing
Debbie Beck PhD, MSN, MSA, RN, CNE Associate Professor Chamberlain College of Nursing - Online
Cora Beute MSN, RN-BC, CNE Professor Grand Rapids Community College Nursing Program
Amanda Binge MSN, RN, ENPC, CNE Simulation Lab and Clinical Coordinator Davenport University - Warren
 College of Health Professions
Rhonda Bishop EdD, RN, CNE Assistant Professor Ferris State University
Meredith Bladecki CNE   Delta College
 Nursing Division, Discipline
Heidi Brendel MSN, RN-BC, CNE Faculty Schoolcraft College
Department of Nursing
Pamela Brown MSN, APRN, FNP, CNE   Muskegon Community College
Department of Nursing
Karen Brown-Fackler EdD, RN, CNE, CNL, NEA-BC Associate Professor Saginaw Valley State University
Joyel Brule PhD, APRN, CNE    
Theresa Bucy DNP, APRN, CNE, NP-C Professional Faculty - Nursing Washtenaw Community College Nursing & Health Sciences
Marie Burns MSN, RN, CNE Professor Grand Rapids Community College Nursing Program
Mary Burns-Coral MSN, RN, CNE Department Chair Washtenaw Community College
Chesanny Butler MSN, RN, CNE Assistant Professor Saginaw Valley State University
Crystal M. Lange College of Nursing
Lorraine Chiappetta MSN, RN, CNE Professional Faculty - Nursing Washtenaw Community College Nursing & Allied Health Sciences
Evelyn Clingerman PhD, RN, CNE, FNAP Executive Director Bonnie Wesorick Center for Health Care Transformation Grand Valley State University
 Kirkhof School of Nursing
Sharon Colley PhD, RN, CNE Faculty Ferris State University
 Department of Nursing
Laura Conklin MSN, RN, ONC, LNCC, CNE Professor Wayne County Community College Nursing Program
Melissa Copenhaver MS, RN, LMSW, CNE Faculty Northern Michigan University
Marguerite DeBello MSN, RN, CNS, CNE Instructor Eastern Michigan University School of Nursing
Sally Decker CNE Dean Saginaw Valley State University
Crystal M. Lange College of Nursing
Steven Deller MSN, CMSRN, CNE   West Shore Community College
 Department of Nursing Education
Teresa Delpier CNE   Northern Michigan University
 School of Nursing
Christina Donley MSN, RN, FNP-BC, CNE Nursing Program Director Muskegon Community College
Mary Dyke MSN, RN, CNE Curicululm Chairperson Muskegon Community College
Department of Nursing
Kathleen Esper MS, RN, CNE Associate Professor-retired Madonna University College of Nursing and Health
Cynthia Fenske DNP, RN, CNE Campus Dean for Nursing, Associate Professor Concordia University Ann Arbor
Lisa Flood DNP, RN, CNE Professor Northern Michigan University
 School of Nursing
Jaclyn Fontaine MSN, RN, CNE Instructor Madonna University
Melissa Fournier MSN, RN, CNE Director Alpena Community College
Diane Fox EdD, RN, CNE, LRT Associate Professor Eastern Michigan University School of Nursing
Susan Frazier MSN, RN, CNE Faculty Muskegon Community College
Department of Nursing
Ellen Gajewski MSN, RN, CNE Visiting Instructor Oakland University
School of Nursing
Anastasia Gale MSN, RN, CNE    
Denise Gardner MSN. RN, CNE Faculty Lake Michigan College
Nicole Garner MSN, RN, CNE Assistant Professor Monroe County Community College
Nanci Gasiewicz CNE Associate Dean and Director Northern Michigan University
School of Nursing
Carol Gorelick CNE Visiting Professor Chamberlain College of Nursing, University of Detroit/Mercy
Barbara Goudie MSN, RN, CNE    
Susan Green MSN, RN, CNE Assistant Professor Madonna UniversityCollege of Nursing and Health
Karen Grobson MSN, RN, CNE    
Glenes Hamersma MSN, RN, GNP, CNE Professor Grand Rapids Community College Nursing Program
Bonnie Harmer PhD, MSN,  RN,CNE    
Denise Harrison MSN, RN, CNE   Eastern Michigan University
School of Nursing
Linda Heller-Burgess MS, RN, CNE Professor Mott Community College, Divisionof Heath Sciences, Nursing Program
Julie Higbie PhD, RN, CNE, CPHN Clinical Director Lake Superior Hospice
Wendy Hillman MSN, RN, CNE Retired  
Kimberly Holka DNP, MSA RN, APHN-BC, CNE Adjunct Instructor Oakland University
School of Nursing
Paula Hopper MSN, RN, CNE Professor Emeritus Jackson College 
Ronald Hutchins PhD, RN, CNE Academic Dean Lake Superior State University Department of Nursing
Laura Jaroneski MSN, RN, CNE    
Susan Jepsen MSN, RN, CNE Adjunct Faculty Lansing Community College
Michelle Johnson MSN, RN, CNE  Professor Northern Michigan University
Sharon Jones PhD, RN, CNE Assistant Professor Indiana University South Bend
Jennifer Kaiser MSN, RN, CNE    
Eileen Kaslatas MSN, RN, CNE    
Cynthia Klingler MSN, RN, CNE Faculty Oakland Community College
Michelle Kluka MSN, RN, CNE Visiting Instructor Oakland University
 School of Nursing
Karen Kulhanek MSN, MA, RN, CNE Professor Kellogg Community College
Department of Nursing
Kimberly Lindquist MSN, RN, CNE Dean of Health Sciences/Director of Nursing Monroe County Community College
 Health Science Division Nursing Program
Mary Linton DNP, RN, CNN, CNE Faculty Alpena Community College
Mary Loreti CNE Faculty Gogebic Community College
 Allied Health Programs
Nancy Maas MSN, RN, FNP-BC, CNE   Northern Michigan University
School of Nursing
Katherine Marshall DNP, PMHCNS-BC, NP, CNE Faculty Michigan State University College of Nursing
Marina Martinez-Kratz MS, RN, CNE Professor Jackson College Department of Nursing
Tonie McMaster MSN, RN, CNE Director Kellogg Community College
Department of Nursing
Amy McMillan MSN, RN, CNE Student Mentor Western Governors University
Daisy McQuiston MS, RN, CNE Associate Professor Delta College
Nursing Division
Katherine Menard PhD, RN, CCRN, CNE Associate Professor Northern Michigan University
Renee Mielke MSN, RN, CNE   Kellogg Community College
Department of Nursing
Larissa Miller MSN, RN, CNE   Lansing Community College
Department of Nursing
Kathy Miller DNP, RN, CNE Assistant Professor Madonna University College of Nursing and Health
Michelle Montpas EdD, RN, CNE Professor Mott Community College, Divisionof Heath Sciences, Nursing Program
Melissa Myers DNP, RN, CPN, CNE Assistant Professor Chamberlain College of Nursing 
Linda Myler DNP, RN, CNE, CNE Assistant Professor Eastern Michigan University
School of Nursing
Tara Neeb CNE    
Rachel Nye MS, RNC-OB, CNE Faculty  
Diane O'Connor MSN, RN-BC, CNE    
Jodi Orm MSN, RN, CNE   Lake Superior State University
Sandra Osborne MSN, RN, CNE Faculty Muskegon Community College
 Department of Nursing
Corinne Overmyer MSN, RN, FNP, CNE    
Chris Patterson MSN, RN, CNE Instructor Muskegon Community College
 Department of Nursing
Valerie Pauli MSN, RN, CNE   Mercy College of Ohio, Division of Nursing
Nancy Pavelek MSN, RN, CNE Nursing Faculty  
Steven Pavloski MSN, RN, FNP, CNE    
Caroline Peltz PhD, RN, MSHSA, CNE   Eastern Michigan University
 School of Nursing
Barbara Penprase PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF Professor Oakland University
 School of Nursing
Kathleen Poindexter PhD, RN, CNE Director Adult-Gerontology CNS and Education Program Michigan State University College of Nursing
Lynda Poly-Droulard MSN, RN, CNE Adjunct Faculty Oakland University
 School of Nursing
Richard Richardson MSN, RN, CNE    
Denise Robinson CNE Asst. Professor Monroe County Community College
Health Science Division Nursing Program
Cynthia Roman PhD, RN, CNE President-Highland Lakes Oakland Community College
Suzanne Savoy CNE   Saginaw Valley State University
Linda Sawyer MSN, RN, CNE Professor Macomb Community College Department of Nursing
Marcia Scherer PhD, RN, CNE, PHN Assistant Professor Lake Superior State University Department of Nursing
Mary Beth Schmekel MSN, RN, CNE Professor Mott Community College, Division of Heath Sciences, Nursing Program
Karon Schwartz PhD, RN, CNE    
Kathleen Seurynck DNP, RN, CHSE, CNE Assistant Professor Eastern Michigan University School of Nursing
Lisa Singleterry PhD, RN, CNE    
Cynthia Small MS, APRN, CNE Nursing Instructor Andrews University
Department of Nursing
Tanya Sobaski MSN, RN, CNE    
Kathleen Spencer DNP, RN, CNS, CNE Special Instructor Oakland University
 School of Nursing
Mary Stahl MSN-Nedu, RN, CEN, CNE Master Faculty Specialist Western Michigan University
Bronson School of Nursing
Lynda Stallwood PhD, RN, CPNP, CNE Associate Professor Chamberlain College of Nursing
Carmen Stokes PhD, NP, CNE Associate Professor University of Detroit Mercy
McAuley School of Nursing
Temple Stovall MSN, RN, CNE Clinical  Faculty Kellogg Community College
 Department of Nursing
Wendy Szafranski CNE RN, MSN Delta College
 Nursing Division
Liia Thatcher MSN, RN, CNE   Kellogg Community College
Department of Nursing
Patti Tibble MSN, RN, CNE Faculty Southwestern Michigan College
Pamela Tuoriniemi MSN, RN, CNE Professor Macomb Community College Department of Nursing
Gloria Velarde MSN, RN, CNE Course Coordinator Washtenaw Community College Nursing & Health Sciences
Debra Veltkamp MSN, RN, CNE Professor Grand Rapids Community College Nursing Program
Gwendolyn Walters MSN, RN, CNE   University of Detroit Mercy
 McAuley School of Nursing
Kate Walters EdD, RN, CNE Adjunct Faculty  
Susan Zemke MSN, RN, CNE Faculty Muskegon Community College
Department of Nursing
Sammye Zollman MSN, RN, CNE Professor Grand Rapids Community College Nursing Program

*List was provided by the NLN and is current as of January 2017. The CNE's listed previewed and edited/updated  content as of February 2017. Please contact Susan Jepsen (susantj@comcast.net) for further updates and/or corrections.