Foundation

Explore the applications for educators and students below! – Applications due June 15, 2022

OADN Foundation Mission

The OADN Foundation promotes the mission and vision of OADN, through the development of resources, the recognition of scholarship and excellence in associate degree nursing education, and the support of advocacy for associate degree nursing.

OADN Foundation Goals

Collaboration

Support Associate degree nursing education’s responsiveness to current health care needs and best practices in nursing education.

Education

Provide recognition of excellence in teaching and research in associate degree nursing education.

Inclusivity

Provide scholarships to support preparation of associate degree faculty and students.

Leadership

Promote the development of nurse leaders in Associate degree nursing education.

Advocacy

Support OADN in advocating for associate degree nursing education.

OADN Foundation Resources

PRESIDENT: Christy Dryer, DNP, RN, CNE – Vice-President of Academic Programs, Cecil College – North East, Maryland

VICE PRESIDENT: Open Position

TREASURER & EX-OFFICIO DIRECTOR: OADN Immediate Past President Donna Spivey, RN, DNP – Director, HESI Content Operations, ELSEVIER | Nursing and Health Education – Houston, Texas

SECRETARY: Open

DIRECTOR: Tom Cucuel – Chief Operating Officer, CastleBranch – Wilmington, North Carolina

DIRECTOR: Monique Davis, PhD, MSN, RN – Dean of Instruction, Health Sciences & Director of Nursing, Montgomery College – Takoma Park, Maryland

DIRECTOR: Kimberly J Harper MS, RN, FAAN – Chief Executive Officer, Indiana Center for Nursing – Indianapolis, Indiana

DIRECTOR: Tina Rayfield, MSN, RN, PA-C – President at Sylvia Rayfield & Associates, Inc – Kansas City, Missouri

DIRECTOR: Patricia Smart, MN, RN-BC, CNE – Professor of Nursing, Delgado Community College/Charity School of Nursing – New Orleans, Louisiana

DIRECTOR: Sandra Y. Walker, EJD, MS, RN, FAADN – Dean of Technical Studies, Central Ohio Technical College – Newark, Ohio

DIRECTOR: Andy Mendelson – Vice President of Institutional Partnerships, Osmosis – Sewell, New Jersey

EX-OFFICIO DIRECTOR: OADN Chief Executive Officer – Donna Meyer MSN, RN, ANEF, FAADN, FAAN, San Diego, California

Latest News

OADN Foundation Announces Scholarships, Awards, and Research Grant for 2022

The OADN Foundation promotes the mission and vision of OADN, through the development of resources, the recognition of scholarship and excellence in associate degree nursing education. The Foundation is pleased to announce the applications are now being accepted for the numerous scholarships and awards. The Foundation is excited to announce that the level of funding […]

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