Nursing Advisory Board

The following individuals serve as members of the UMass Lowell School of Nursing Advisory Board:

  • Don Anderson CMSRN, Ed.D., Anderson Testing Service, Curry College
  • Carolyn Blanks, VP of Labor & Workforce Development, Massachusetts Senior Care
  • Rachel Chaddock, Executive Director, Circle Home Inc., Chair, Nursing Advisory Board, Sept. 2013 to Present
  • Katherine Gehly, MS, RN, Assistant Dean for Nursing, Middlesex College
  • Sharon George, Ph.D., RN, Dean Emerita of Nursing, Saint Anselm College
  • Demetra Gys, Major Gifts Officer, Office of University Advancement, UMass Lowell
  • Elizabeth Hale, VP Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer, Lawrence General Hospital
  • Christina A. Larson, MSN, CFP, RN, CEO, Larson Financial Planning CEO, Vice-Chair, Nursing Advisory Board, Sept. 2013 to Present
  • Cecelia Lynch, MS, NEA-BC, FACHE, RN, VP of Patient Care Services and Chief Nurse Executive, Lowell General Hospital
  • Denise McQuaide, MS, RN, GNP, Chief Executive Officer, Parmenter Community Health Care
  • Lori O'Connor, RN, Director of Nursing and Community Health Programs, Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley
  • Naomi Prendergast, President & CEO, D'Youville Senior CareĀ 
  • Janice M. Stecchi, Ed.D., RN, Professor and Dean Emerita, UMass Lowell
  • Diane Trowbridge, RN, Director, Lowell Community Health Center
  • Patricia Walker, Chief Executive Officer, Ideal Healthcare Solutions
  • Lauri Welch, FNP-BC, Ph.D., Nurse Practitioner, GI Consultants of Greater Lowell