Your browser version is outdated. We recommend that you update your browser to the latest version.



2016 Award WINNERS Announced 

Click here for details


2016 Scholarship Recipients Announced
Click here for details


Get Notifications!

Complete this form to be added to our mailing/email list for information about our Awards, Scholarships and Gala. 


The 2017 Nightingale Awards Gala will be held on Friday, November 3, 2017 at the Radisson Penn Harris Hotel & Convention Center
in Camp Hill, PA. 


THANK YOU to our Contributors!

View the list of our generous sponsors and donors - we are extremely grateful for their support! 




2016 Board of Trustees


Back Row, L-R: Richard Arbour, Connie Sheaffer, Kelly Zoller, Denise Charron-Prochownik, Mary Rodgers Schubert, Nancy Miller, AnnMarie Papa, Carol Amann, Valerie Hardy-Sprenkle, Susan Robel, Eva Bering
Front Row, L-R:  Barbara Tachovsky, Barbara Wadsworth, Janie Blymiller, Betty Long (as Florence Nightingale), Suzan Brown, Susan Condie, Cynthia Swartz
Not Pictured: Jayne Felgen, Linda Kauffman, Donna Sullivan Havens, Sharon Muscatell, Tamara Reisinger



Barbara A. Wadsworth, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
Senior Vice President/CNO
Main Line Health


President Elect

AnnMarie Papa, DNP, RN, CEN, NE-BC, FAEN, FAAN
Vice President & Chief Nursing Officer
Einstein Medical Center Montgomery


Past President & Development Committee Chair

Mary Rodgers Schubert, DNP, RN, MPM
Director of Continuing Education
University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing


President Emeritus

Jayne A. Felgen, RN, MPA
Creative Health Care Management


Valerie S. Hardy-Sprenkle, RN, MPH, NEA-BC, FACHE
Retired - Vice President, Acute Care Nursing Practice 
WellSpan Health 


Patient Choice Co-Chair

Carol Ann Amann, PhD, MSN, RN-BC, FNGNA
Nursing Faculty
Gannon University

Richard B. Arbour, MSN, RN, CCRN, CNRN, CCNS, CCTC, FAAN
Neuroscience Clinical Nurse Specialist
Lancaster General Hospital

Scholarship Committee Chair

Eva Bering, MSN, RN, MHA, NHA
Vice President
Landis Communities

Patient Choice Chair & Awards Co-Chair

Janie Blymiller, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Nurse Recruiter

Saint Vincent Health Center

Program Committee Chair

Suzan Brown, MS, RN, CCNS, CCRN
Manager Value Analysis
WellSpan Health 

Denise Charron-ProchownikPhD, RN, CPNP, FAAN - Professor
Nursing and Graduate School of Public Health
Department of Health Promotion and Development, School of Nursing

Awards Committee Chair

Associate Dean - Nursing Academics
West Coast University - Orange County Campus

Michelle Conley, MBA, BSN, RN
Senior Vice President & Chief Nursing Officer
Aria Jefferson Health

Communications Committee Chair

Linda Kauffman, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Chief Nursing Officer
Mercy Health System

Donna Sullivan Havens, PhD, RN, FAAN
Interim Dean
Professor, Healthcare Systems & Outcomes School of Nursing
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Associate CNO for Academic Affairs, UNC Hospitals 

Nancy MillerRN, MBA

Sharon L. Muscatell, RN, BS, LNC
Clinical Analytic and Design Consultant 
Care Model Innovations and Design - Highmark, Inc.

Tamara Reisinger, BS, MHA

Adjunct Faculty
Shippensburg University, Eastern University

Connie M. Sheaffer, BSN, RN, MHA
Nurse Manager - Prep & Recovery
WellSpan Health/Good Samaritan Hospital

Cynthia A. Swartz, RN, MS, ACNS-BC
Assistant Vice President of Nursing
Holy Spirit Hospital

Barbara J. Tachovsky , MSN, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE
Main Line Health