40 Under 40 Award Winners 2019

Celebrating the Next Generation of WV Nursing Leaders

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Sara Belch
Sara Belch

BSN, NE-BC Nurse Manager WVU Medicine

Elizabeth Morrissey
Elizabeth Morrissey

BSN RN, Certified Faith Community Nurse Preceptor Pierpont Church of the Nazarene, WVU

Anthony Jafari
Anthony Jafari

MSN, APRN, FNP-C School Nurse Kanawha County Board of Education

Rhode Laguerre
Rhode Laguerre

BSN, RN Clinical Practice Model Coordinator, WVU Medicine

Melody Cottrell
Melody Cottrell

BSN, RN Personal Care Clinical Manager, KEPRO

Megan Doerr
Megan Doerr

MSN, RN Nurse Manager, WVU Medicine

Lenée Hartleben
Lenée Hartleben

BSN, RN House Supervisor WVU Medicine

Leigh Ann Hannas
Leigh Ann Hannas

MBA, MSN, RN System Director of Patient Experience, Thomas Health

Kristen Gutta
Kristen Gutta

BSN, RN, CCRN Clinical Preceptor / Nursing Administration, WVU Medicine

Kayla Watson
Kayla Watson

MSN, PPCNP-BC Coordinator, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Track, WVU School of Nursing

Kaycie Harper
Kaycie Harper

RN, ACM-RN Care Manager Thomas Health

Curtis D. Ash
Curtis D. Ash

BSN, RN, CEN Nurse Manager, Emergency Services, WVU Medicine

Jessica Eva Wukasch
Jessica Eva Wukasch

MSN, APRN, FNP-BC Nurse Practitioner, Milan Puskar Health Right

Jessica Scritchfield Wooten
Jessica Scritchfield Wooten

DNP, FNP-BC Family Nurse Practitioner, Coplin Health Systems

Jessica Huffman
Jessica Huffman

MSN, RN Director of Acute Care Services, WVU Medicine, Adjunct Professor of Nursing, Xavier University

Jennifer Ferrell
Jennifer Ferrell

MSN, RN, OCN, NE-BC Nurse Manager,Charleston Area Medical Center

Jennifer Olczak
Jennifer Olczak

BS, BSN, RN, CNRN Transition Coordinator WVU Medicine

Jennifer Justice Keeney
Jennifer Justice Keeney

RN Staff Nurse, Charleston Area Medical Center

Jenna Sargent
Jenna Sargent

BSN, RN, CLIN III Charge Nurse, Charleston Area Medical Center

Emily Rae Baldwin
Emily Rae Baldwin

BSN, RN, Clinical Coordinator, Harm Reduction Nurse ,Milan Puskar Health Right

Kevin Steuer
Kevin Steuer

BSN, RN Clinical Preceptor / Nursing Administration WVU Medicine

Danielle Maness
Danielle Maness

APRN, MSN, CNM, WHNP-BC Nurse Practitioner FamilyCare,WomanCare

Crystal Dionne Lovett
Crystal Dionne Lovett

BS, AD, RN MDS Coordinator Eastbrook

Cara E Hawkins
Cara E Hawkins

MSN RN CCRN NE-BC Nurse Manager, Medical ICU, WVU Medicine

Calina Whittington
Calina Whittington

BSN, RN Charge Nurse, Preceptor OB Unit, Thomas Health

Caitlin Preece
Caitlin Preece

BSN RN Nurse Manager, Charleston Area Medical Center

Beth Ann Allowatt
Beth Ann Allowatt

MSN, APRN, FNP-C Nurse Supervisor WVU Medicine

Jan Augusta Nieves
Jan Augusta Nieves

RN, PCCN, PMHNP, (EGD 8/11/19) Substance Use Disorder Coordinator, WVU Medicine/University Healthcare

Ashley R. Williams
Ashley R. Williams

MSN, RN, CEN Assistant Professor of Nursing, University of Charleston

Angela S Bohon
Angela S Bohon

MSN, APRN, FNP-C Staff Nurse, Mon Health

Andrea Criss
Andrea Criss

MSN, RN-BC Manager of Clinical Training, Cabell Huntington Hospital

Ben Klos
Ben Klos

BSN, CCRN Lecturer, Charge Nurse WVU School of Nursing & WVU Medicine

Tonya Crum
Tonya Crum

BSN, RN Clinical Educator and Director of Acute Inpatient Rehab, Logan Medical Center

Anitra Marie Ellis
Anitra Marie Ellis

DNP, MSN, RN, FNP-C Assistant Professor of Nursing, University of Charleston

Taura L. Barr
Taura L. Barr

PhD, RN, FAHA Interim CEO & Founding Scientist, Valtari Bio

Tara Lea Miller
Tara Lea Miller

APRN, FNP-BC Medical Data Reviewer, IQVIA and Nurse Practitioner, Cancer Center, CAMC

Brad Phillips
Brad Phillips

MSN, RN, CNE Lecturer, WVU School of Nursing

Susanna R McMillen
Susanna R McMillen

BSN, RN, OCN, NE-BC, Nurse Manager, 9 East Surgical-Oncology, WVU Medicine

Sarah Danyelle Rogers
Sarah Danyelle Rogers

BSN, RN Critical Care RN United Hospital Center

Sarah M. Kelly
Sarah M. Kelly

MSN, RN Nursing Faculty/ Assistant Professor, Bridgevalley Community &Technical College