Administration, Faculty & Staff
SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION
Donna M. Penn, MSN, RN, CNE
Dean, School of Nursing
BSN, MSN, The College of New Jersey

Roseminda Santee, MA, RN, NEA-BC, CNE
Associate Dean, School of Nursing
Diploma, Zamboanga General Hospital School of Nursing, Philippines
BSN, Concordia College, Philippines
MA, Jersey City State College, NJ
MA, New York University, NY

Monina Franco-Tantuico, MSN, BSMT, RN, CCRN
Assistant Dean, School of Nursing
BSMT, College of Holy Spirit, Philippines
BSN, New York University, NY
MSN, College of St. Elizabeth, NJ

FACULTY
Maryse Annulysse, MSN, RN, CCRN
Diploma, Elizabeth General Medical Center School of Nursing, NJ
AS, Union County College, NJ
BA, St. Lawrence University
BSN, MSN College of St. Elizabeth, NJ

Thangamani Aravindan, MSN, RN, CCRN
BSN, Annamalai University, India
MSN, The TamilNadu Dr. MGR Medical University,
India

Miramene Aupont, MSN, RN
Diploma, Trinitas School of Nursing
AS, Union County College
BSN, MSN, College of St. Elizabeth, NJ

Carol Blecher, MS, RN, AOCN, APNC
BSN, New York University, NY
MS, Rutgers University, NJ

Teresa Bowers, MS, RN, BC, CCRN, CCNS, CNE
Diploma, Christ Hospital School of Nursing, NJ
BSN, Jersey City State College, NJ
MS, Rutgers University, NJ

Kanisha Boyd-Basden, MSN/MHA, RN, NE-BC
Diploma in, Christ Hospital School of Nursing, NJ
BSN, New Jersey City University, NJ
BA, Rutgers University
MSN/MHA, University of Phoenix

Rosemary Byrne, MS, RN, BC, CNE
BSN, Seton Hall University, NJ
MS, Rutgers University, NJ

Patricia Carey, MSN, RN, BC
AS, Middlesex County College, NJ
BSN, MSN, Kean University, NJ

Dina Carilo, MSN, RN, CCRN
BSN, University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
MSN, College of St. Elizabeth, NJ

Howard Castillo, MSN, RN, CCRN, ACNP-BC, CCRN
BSN, University of Puerto Rico
MSN, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, NJ

Nicole Champagne, DNP, MSN, RN
Diploma, Mountainside Hospital School of Nursing
BSN, MSN, University of Phoenix, AZ
DNP, Felician College, NJ

Loretta Chappotin, MSN, RNC
BSN, Rutgers University, NJ
MSN, University of Phoenix, AZ

Teru Coleman, MSN, RN
Diploma, Trinitas School of Nursing, NJ
AS, Union County College, NJ
BSN, MSN, College of St. Elizabeth, NJ

Mary Cathrin Crowley, MSN, RN, APN, BC
Diploma, Elizabeth General Medical Center School of Nursing, NJ
AS, Union County College, NJ
BA, Caldwell College, NJ
MSN, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, NJ

Clare Cruz, MSN, RN
BSN, University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
MSN, College of St. Elizabeth, NJ

Geraldine Cruz, MSN, RN, CCRN
BSN, University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
MSN, College of St. Elizabeth, NJ

Betty Ann Derco, MSN, RN, CCRN
BSN, MS, Rutgers University, NJ

Illya DeVera-Bonilla, MSN, RN
Diploma, Trinitas School of Nursing, NJ
AS, Union County College, NJ
BSN, MSN, College of St. Elizabeth, NJ

Deborah Durand, MSN, RN, APN, CCRN
Diploma, Elizabeth General Medical Center School of Nursing, NJ
AS, Union County College, NJ
BA, Rutgers University, NJ
MSN, Seton Hall University, NJ

Carol Fasano, MSN, RN, ANP, BC, CNE
Diploma, St. Mary's School of Nursing, NJ
BA, BSN, Jersey City State College, NJ
MA, New York University, NY
APN, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, NJ

Janice Fleming, MSN, RN
Diploma, Muhlenberg School of Nursing
AS, Union County College
BSN, Thomas Edison State College, NJ
MSN, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, NJ

Karen Galuci, MSN, RN
AS, Middlesex County College, NJ
MSN, Monmouth University, NJ

Carol Gillard, MSN, RN, CCRN
BSN, Adelphi University, NY
MSN, Seton Hall University, NJ

Janine Graf-Kirk, DNP, MA, RN, BC, CNE
Diploma, St. Vincent's Medical Center School of Nursing, NY
BSN, Fairleigh Dickinson University, NJ
MA, New York University, NY
DNP, Walden University

Ana Grillo-Dias, MSN, RN
Diploma, Trinitas School of Nursing, NJ
BSN, MSN, College of St. Elizabeth, NJ

Anna Haywood, MSN, RN
Diploma, Jewish Hospital and Medical Center School of Nursing, NY
BSN, Jersey City State College, NJ
MSN, College of St. Elizabeth, NJ

Nancy Innella, MSN, RN, CNOR, CNE
BSN, Seton Hall University, NJ
MSN, Monmouth University, NJ

Deidre Jackson, MSN, RN, APN, CCRN, CPN
BSN, MSN, University of Pennsylvania, PA

Gabriela Kaplan, MSN, RN, AOCN
BSN, Excelsior College
MSN, Hunter College, NY

Nicole Kelly, MSN, RN
BSN, Villanova University, PA
MSN, St Joseph's College, ME

Constance C. Kozachek, MSN, CCRN, RN-BC
AS, Middlesex County College, NJ
BSN, MSN, Kean University, NJ

John Lanier, MS, RN, NE-BC
BSN, University of Phoenix, AZ
MS, University of Hawaii, HI

Anna Latorre, MSN, RN, APN, BC
Diploma, Trinitas School of Nursing, NJ
AS, Union County College, NJ
BSN, University of Wisconsin, WI
MSN, APN, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, NJ

Maryline Locke, MSN, RN
BSN, University of Rochester, NY
MSN, Pace University, NY

Rachel Madrid-Oliveros, MSN, RN, CCRN
BSN, Southwestern University
MSN, Kean University, NJ

Mary McTigue, MA, RNC, CENP
Diploma, Elizabeth General Medical Center School of Nursing, NJ
AS, Union County College, NJ
BSN, Kean University, NJ
MA, New York University, NY

Katherine Melton Mojica, MSN, RN, BC
Diploma, Elizabeth General Medical Center School of Nursing, NJ
AS, Union County College, NJ
BSN, MSN, Kean University, NJ

Christiana Nwachukwu DNP, RN
BS, Anambra State University of Technology, Nigeria
Diploma, Winifred B. Baldwin School of Nursing, NJ
MSN, University of Medicine and Dentistry/Ramapo College of New Jersey, NJ
DNP, Sacred Heart University, CT

Matthew Ona, MSN, RN, APN
BSN, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, NJ
MSN, APN Rutgers University, NJ

Diane Reehil, MSN, RN, BC, CNN, GNP
Diploma, Mercer Hospital School of Nursing, NJ
BSN, Jersey City State College, NJ
MSN, Seton Hall University, NJ

Harriet Sarkodie, MSN, RN, BC
BSN, Seton Hall University, NJ
MSN, Kean University, NJ

Barrie Scanlan, MSN, RN
AAS, Brookdale Community College
BA, University of Colorado, CO
BSN, Felician College
MSN, Kean University

Hilda Sciortino, MSN, RN
AS, Middlesex Community College
BSN, Kean Universirty
MSN, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, NJ

Varsha Singh, MSN, RN, BC, ANP
Diploma, Trinitas School of Nursing, NJ
AS, Union County College, NJ
BHMS, Bombay India
MSN, Seton Hall University, NJ

Lekha Sreekumar, MSN, RN
BSN, Christian Medical College, India
MSN, Rutgers University, NJ

Carole Stavitski, MA, RN, CSN
BSN, Seton Hall University, NJ
MA, New York University, NJ

Anna Stepnowski, MSN, RN
Diploma, Mountainside Hospital School of Nursing, NJ
BSN, MSN, Felician College, NJ

Caterina Tenore, MSN, RN, CWOCN
Diploma, Elizabeth General Medical Center School of Nursing, NJ
AS, Union County College, NJ
BSN, Kean University, NJ
MSN, College of St. Elizabeth, NJ

Mary Thomas, MSN, RN
AS, Middlesex Community College
BSN, St Peter's College, NJ
MSN, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, NJ

Lizzie Umejei, MSN, RN, BC
AAS, Cochran School of Nursing, NY
BSC, MSc, University of Lagos, Nigeria
MSN, Mercy College, NY

Edite Valentim, MSN, RN
Diploma, Elizabeth General Medical Center School of Nursing, NJ
AS, Union County College, NJ
BSN, MSN College of St. Elizabeth, NJ

Virginia Villanueva, MEd, RN, APN, C, CNE
Diploma, C.L. Montelibano Memorial School of Nursing, Philippines
BSN, Philippine Women's University, Philippines
MEd, Teachers College, Columbia University, NY

Dawn Zimmerman, DNP, MSN, RN-BC, APRN, CNE
BSN/MSN, University of Pennsylvania, PA
DNP, Rutgers, the State University, Newark, NJ

LSC Faculty
Mary Beth Adams-Toms, MSN, RN
AS, Middlesex County College, NJ
BSN/MSN, Thomas Edison State College, NJ

Phoebe Andes, MA, RN
BSN, University of the Philippines
MA, Teachers College, NY

Linda Cerami, MSN, RN
AAS, Passaic County Community College, NJ
BSN/MSN, College of St. Elizabeth, NJ

Lisa DiGiovanni, EdD, MSN, RN
AAS, Middlesex County College, NJ
BSN, Kean College, NJ
MSN, University of Phoenix, AZ
EdD, Walden University, MN

Karen Lukenda, MSN, RN, BC
Diploma, Middlesex County College, NJ
BSN, MSN, Kean University, NJ

Joan Pierre, MSN, RN
Diploma, Muhlenberg Regional Medical School of Nursing, NJ
BSN, MSN, Kean University, NJ

Kelly Squitieri, MSN, RN
BSN, St. Peter's College, NJ
MSN, College of St. Elizabeth, NJ

Luz Patricia Torres MSN, RN
Diploma, Trinitas School of Nursing, NJ
AS, Union County College, NJ
BSN, MSN, College of St. Elizabeth, NJ

Director, Student Health
Patricia Stansfield, BSN, RN
Diploma, Elizabeth General Medical Center School of Nursing, NJ
AS, Union County College, NJ
BSN, Dominican College, NY