KSON Professional Memberships

Administration

Cheryl L. Bergman, PhD, APRN, CEN

Interim Dean, BRCHS

  • Florida Association of Colleges of Nursing (FACN)
  • First Coast Nurse Leaders (FCNL) Consortium
  • Emergency Nurses Association (ENA)
  • Counselor: Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large
  • American Nurses Association
  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)
  • Florida Nurses Association
  • Phi Kappa Phi

Michelle Edmonds, PhD, APRN-BC, CEN, CNE

Interim Associate Dean of Nursing

  • Florida Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large

Directors

Kathleen Ann Kavanagh DMH, MSN, Ed RN

  • American Society for Bioethics & Humanities
  • Bioethics Association
  • Florida Healthcare Simulation Alliance
  • Florida Nurses Association
  • International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation & Learning (INACSL)
  • Jacksonville Association of Nurses in Education
  • Jacksonville Coalition Human Trafficking
  • Mayo Clinic Bioethics Committee
  • MRC Duval County Florida
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large

Hilary Morgan, PhD, CNM

  • President, Phi Kappa Phi, JU chapter
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large
  • Treasurer, Northeast Florida Council of Nurse Midwives
  • American College of Nurse Midwives
  • Florida Nurses Association
  • Association of the United States Navy

Jessica Shearer PhD, RN, CNE

  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large
  • International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation & Learning (INACSL)
  • Research Council, Baptist Health Systems

Faculty

Elaine C. Borne, DNP, APRN, ANP-BC, AGACNP-BC

  • Society of Hospital Medicine, Committee for NPs and PAs

Teri M. Chenot, EdD, RN

  • American College of Healthcare Executives
  • American Organization of Nurse Executives
  • American Nurses Association
  • Florida Association for Healthcare Quality (FAHQ)
  • Florida Nurses Association
  • Florida Organization of Nurse Executives
  • Jacksonville Area Nurses in Education (J.A.N.I.E.)
  • National Academies of Practice
  • National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ)
  • Northeast Florida Association for Healthcare Quality
  • Northeast Florida Organization of Nurse Executives
  • Patient Safety Movement Foundation - Patient Safety Curriculum in Schools Workgroup
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
  • QSEN Academic Task Force
  • QSEN Institute - Board of Directors
  • QSEN International Task Force
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large
  • Southern Nursing Research Society
  • UF Health Jacksonville - Nursing Research Council
  • University of Missouri School of Medicine and The Dartmouth Institute - Health Professions Educators

Roberta Christopher, EdD, MSN, APRN, NE-BC, CHTS-CP

  • American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)
  • American Nurses Association
  • ANIA-Caring (American Nursing Informatics Association)
  • Cochrane Nursing Field
  • Florida Nurses Association
  • HIMSS Tiger Scholars Workgroup
  • HIMSS – Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society
  • Northeast Florida Association for Healthcare Quality
  • Northeast Florida Health Information Management Association (NEFHIMA)
  • QSEN Institute Regional Center at Jacksonville University, Co-Director
  • QSEN Practice Task Force – Magnet Subcommittee and International Subcommittee
  • President: Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large

Mary Gipson, PhD, APRN

  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN)
  • First Coast American Association of Colleges of Nursing
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large

Charles A. Harvey, MSN, RN, CNOR

  • American Nurses Association
  • American Operating Room Nursing Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter

Ann Heusinger, MSN, APRN

  • American Nurses Association
  • American Public Health Association
  • AWHONN, Association for Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses
  • Florida Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Alpha Theta
  • Student Health Advisory Committee for the Duval County Public Schools

Erica Kines, DNP, FNP-BC

  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • Florida Nurse Practitioner Network
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large

Dorcas Kunkel, DNP, RN, PHNA-BC, LHIT-HP, CPHIMS

  • American Nurses Association
  • American Public Health Association
  • Association of Community Health Nurse Educators
  • Florida Nurses Association
  • Florida Public Health Association Center for Nursing Informatics, University of Minnesota
  • Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society
  • Institute for Healthcare Improvement
  • International Council of Nurses, Nursing Education Network
  • National League of Nursing
  • Northeast Florida Association for Healthcare Quality
  • Omaha System Community of Practice
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large & Zeta Chapter

Ashlee Loewen, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • Northeast Florida Advance Registered Nurse Practitioners
  • Florida Association of Nurse Practitioners

Teresa MacGregor PhD, APRN

  • JU Vice President: Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • Florida Nurses Association
  • Association of Rehabilitation Nurses
  • National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners

Michele McDonald

  • Jacksonville Association of Nurse Educators/Instructors (JANIE)
  • National and First Coast Chapter of the American Association Critical Care Nurses (AACN)

Lindsay McKim, PhD, MSN, M.ED, ED.s

  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • American Psychiatric Nurses Association 
  • Neuroscience Education Institute

Lois Merrick, MSN

  • Florida Nurses Association
  • Oncology Nursing Society
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Global

Dennis Oakes, MS, BSN, RN, CEN

  • Emergency Nurses Association (ENA)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large
  • Florida Association for Healthcare Quality
  • Northeast Florida Association for Healthcare Quality

Dian Renfro MSN, RN

  • National Organization for Arts in Healthcare

Pam Rillstone, PhD, APRN, CN-BC, CT

  • American Holistic Nurses Association
  • American Psychiatric Nurses Association
  • Association of Death, Education, & Counseling
  • APNA North Florida Advanced Practice Council

Annie Rini, MSN, APRN-BC

  • American Nurses Association
  • Florida Nurses Association
  • Northeast Florida Council of APRNs

Nancy Robayo

  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses
  • American Nurses Association
  • Florida Nurses Association
  • Mayo Clinic Florida, Nursing Clinical Practice Council
  • Mayo Clinic Florida, NCPC Evidence-Based Practice Subcommittee

Nancy Robinson, MN, MPH, CNM

  • American College of Nurse Midwives
  • American College of Nurse Midwives, Vice President Northeast Florida Chapter
  • Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Phi Kappa Phi

Amber Santos MSN, MBA, RN

  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large
  • Florida Nurses Association
  • Organizational Leadership Network

Pam Swan MSN, BS, RN-BC

  • JU Counselor: Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter
  • American Psychiatric Nurses Association
  • Psi Chi
  • Liberty University School of Nursing Honor Society

Mary Vanderhoef, DNP, APRN

  • Florida Nurses Association
  • Mayo Hospital DNP Academic Support Program
  • Northeast Florida Nurse Practitioner Association (NEFLAPRNA)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large

Jennifer Willison

  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)
  • Northeast Florida APRN Association (NEFLAPRNA)

Lindsay Jamison Wolf, DNP, APRN, PNO-BC

  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Lambda-Rho Chapter at Large
  • Epsilon Delta Honors Society
  • National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners