Board of Directors

Angela Patterson DNP, FNP-BC, NEA-BC
Chair
Chief Nurse Practitioner Officer, CVS MinuteClinic
Vice President, CVS Health
Mary Cloud, MSN, RN
Vice Chair
Assistant Clinical Professor
College of Nursing
University of Rhode Island
PhD Nursing Student
Kimberly Bissell, RN, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
Treasurer
Family Nurse Practitioner
Optum
United Health Care
Jeanne McColl, MS, RN, CNE
Secretary
Interim Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs/Nurse Education

Community College of Rhode Island
Yvonne Heredia, PhD, RN
Director
Manager Care Management
Neighborhood Health Plan of RI
Providence, RI
Susan Jauregui
Director
Parent Representative
Maria Ducharme, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Director
Senior Vice President, Patient Care Services, Chief Nursing Officer
The Miriam Hospital
Providence, RI
Michael Garrity DNP, MSN, RN, CPHQ
Director
Evidence-Based Clinical Coordinator
Patient Care Quality, Safety, and Professional Development
Med/Surg, Critical Care, Telemetry, Emergency Services
Our Lady of Fatima Hospital, Chartercare Health Partners
Linda Mendonca RN, MSN, MEd, NCSN, PHNA-BC, FNASN
Director
PHNA-BC, FNASN
Assistant Professor Public/Community Health College of Nursing
Rhode Island College
Jillian Pastina, MS, RN
Director
Associate Director of Nursing
The Providence Center
Providence, RI
Denise Roncarati
Director
Senior Program Manager Workforce Development
Care New England Health System