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The Board of Visitors is a distinguished group of policy experts, healthcare leaders and influential alumni. Appointed by the dean of the School, they provide strategic counsel on programmatic development, capital planning, and fundraising, in order to advance Columbia University School of Nursing as a leading institution of nursing education, research, and patient care.

Rear Admiral Tina Alvarado ’81, MHA, RN

Deputy Chief, Reserve Policy & Integration, Bureau of Medicine & Surgery, U.S. Navy

Raleigh, North Carolina


Don Boyd ’06 ’17, PhD, MS, CRNA

Nurse Anesthetist, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Columbia University Medical Center

New York, New York


Brenda Barrowclough Brodie ’65, RN

Durham, North Carolina


Paul Coyne ’13 ’15 ’16, DNP, MBA, MSF, RN, AGPCNP-BC

President and Co-Founder, Inspiren

New York, New York


Delphine Mendez de Leon ’78, MBA, MPH, RN

New York, New York


Dorothy Simpson Dorion ’57, MS, RN

Jacksonville, Florida


Angela Clarke Duff ’70, RN

Forest Hills, New York


Gerral Felson ’93, MBA, MS, RN

Boynton Beach, Florida


Marjorie Harrison Fleming ’69, RN


Seabrook Island, South Carolina


Kenneth A. Forde, MD

Scarborough, New York


Susan Fox ’84, MBA, RN

President & CEO, White Plains Hospital

White Plains, New York


Susan Furlaud ’09 ’12, MS, RN

New York, New York


Karen Hein, MD

Jacksonville, Vermont


Mary Turner Henderson ’64, RN

San Francisco, California


Janice J. Izlar ’06, DNAP, MS, CRNA

Chatham Anesthesia Services, LLC

Savannah, Georgia


Mary Dickey Lindsay ’45, RN

New York, New York


Wilhelmina Manzano, MA, RN, NEA-BC

Senior Vice President, Chief Nursing Executive, & Chief Quality Officer, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and

Regional Hospital Network

New York, New York


Duncan V. Neuhauser, PhD

Blue Hill, Maine


Janet Ready ’81, MBA, MPH, RN, FACHE

President, PennMedicine/Princeton Medical Center, Senior Vice President, Princeton Health

Princeton, New Jersey


Susan Salka, MBA

President & CEO, AMN Healthcare

San Diego, California


Sara Shipley Stone ’69, MS, RN

Brooksville, Maine


Keville Frederickson Tomasson ’64, EdD, RN, FAAN

Professor and Founding Director Nursing PhD Program, Pace University

Pleasantville, New York