Education Committee

Next Committee Meeting Day and Time:


August 2023
9:00 am

Meeting Agenda

Friday, June 2, 2023

Work Group Agenda

Monday, May 22, 2023

How to Listen to the Meeting

To join this meeting by phone:

dial: +1 601-552-3126‬‬
and enter this PIN: 896 379 377‬#

Please mute your phone/microphone upon entry

Meeting Minutes

Download the meeting minutes from the Education Committee meetings. Note: For minutes older than 3 years please email us.

Meeting Audio

An audio recording of this committee meeting will be made available within three days of the meeting.

The purpose of the Education Committee is to make recommendations to the Board on matters related to nursing education.

Education Committee Meeting Public Notice and Agenda

The Education Committee meets every 5-8 weeks meeting details can be found on the agenda which will be posted at least 24 hours before the meeting and will remain until the next agenda is posted. Meetings are open to the public.


2023 Meeting Schedule

Friday, February 3, 2023
Wednesday, April 5, 2023
Friday, June 2, 2023
Friday, August 4, 2023
Friday, October 6, 2023
Friday, December 1, 2023

Committee Policies

Policy on Submission of Materials to Education Committee

Meeting Goals

2019- 2022 Education Committee Goals

Education Committee Members


Lisa Smith, PhD, RN, CNE


Margi Schultz, PhD, RN, CNE, PLNC, FAADN

Board Staff:Shannon Bitza, DNP, AGPCNP-BC, AGACNP-BC
Committee Members:

Brian Weirich, DHA, MHA, BSN, RN, CENP

Candice Vaughan Griffin, MS, BSN, RN, NEA-BC

Celia Renteria, DNP, RN

Constance Powers MSN, RN, CCRN, CNE

Frances Griego, RN

James Wells, MSHQS, BSN, RN

Julie Bowman, MSN, RN

Katherine Kenny, DNP, RN, ANP-BC, FAANP, FAAN

Maryann Bowersox, DNP, MSN, BSN

Pamela Stetina, PhD, RN, CNE

Rhonda Thompson, DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC

Sara Lemley, MSN, CNE, RN

Tracy Schreiner, DNP, MSN, MBA, RN

Trina Staton, MSN, RN