Faculty & Staff

Faculty
Debera Thomas
Debera Thomas, DNS, RN, ANP/FNP
Dean and Professor
(775) 682-7140
PHS 317
2727
Emeritus
Faculty
Kim Baxter
Kim Baxter, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC
Associate Professor & Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs
(775) 682-7145
PHS 309
2727
Staff
Nancy Beets
Nancy Beets
Administrative Assistant II
(775) 682-7160
PHS 331
2728
Faculty
Lorraine Bonaldi
Lorraine Bonaldi, MSN, MBA, APRN, FNP-BC
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7107
PHS 341
2727
Faculty
Jasen R. Brooks
Jasen R. Brooks, MSN, RN, WCC, CNL
Lecturer II
(775) 682-7179
PHS 334
2727
Faculty
Andrew Brown
Andrew Brown, MSN, APRN, FN-BC
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7150
PHS 320
2727
Faculty
Shannon Burleson
Shannon Burleson, MSN, RN, CCRN
Lecturer II
(775) 682-7222
PHS 340
2727
Faculty
Aubree Carlson
Aubree Carlson, MSN, RN
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7220
PHS 339
2727
Faculty
Vania C. Carter-Strauss
Vania C. Carter-Strauss, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
Lecturer II
(775) 682-7136
PHS 338
2727
Faculty
Stephanie DeBoor
Stephanie DeBoor, PhD, APRN, ACNS-BC, CCRN
Associate Professor & Associate Dean of Graduate Programs
(775) 682-7156
PHS 316
2727
Faculty
Stacy Demitropoulos
Stacy Demitropoulos, MSN, RN, OCN
Lecturer II
(775) 682-7163
PHS 323
2727
Faculty
Cameron Duncan
Cameron Duncan, DNP, MS, APRN, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC
Assistant Professor, PMHNP Track Leader
(775) 843-8428
2727
Faculty
William S. Erdley
William S. Erdley, DNS, RN, CHSE
Associate Professor, Simulation Specialist
(775) 682-7169
PHS 337
2727
Faculty
Susan Ervin
Susan Ervin, Ph.D., RN, CNE
Assistant Professor & Nurse Educator Track Leader
(775) 682-7153
PHS 321
2727
Faculty
Jacqueline Ferdowsali
Jacqueline Ferdowsali, DNP, AGACNP-BC, ACNPC-AG
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7219
PHS 340
2727
Faculty
Catherine Gonzalez
Catherine Gonzalez, MSN, RN
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7132
PHS 339
2727
Faculty
Kris Gregor
Kris Gregor, MSN, RN
Lecturer II
(775) 682-7159
PHS 339
2727
Faculty
Staff
JoAnn Hiestand-Brumit
JoAnn Hiestand-Brumit
Administrative Assistant III; Faculty & Administrative Support; Search Coordinator; Web Master
(775) 682-7137
PHS 331
2728
Faculty
Carrie Hintz
Carrie Hintz, DNP, RN, CEN
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7170
PHS 315
2727
Staff
Marsha Holford
Marsha Holford
Undergraduate Program Coordinator
(775) 682-7143
PHS 328
2728
Faculty
Ezra Holston
Ezra Holston, Ph.D., RN
Associate Professor
(775) 682-7157
PHS 302
2727
Faculty
Molly Kokenge
Molly Kokenge, MSN, RN, CNL, CEN
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7165
PHS 341
2727
Staff
Kelly Larson
Kelly Larson
Budget & Personnel Coordinator
(775) 682-7151
PHS 304
2728
Faculty
Zhizhong Li
Zhizhong Li, MSN, MA, RN, CNL
Assistant Professor; Assistant Dean, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; CNL Track Leader He / Him / His
(775) 682-7162
PHS 310
2727
Emeritus
Bernadette Longo
Dr. Bernadette Longo, Ph.D., RN, APHN-BC, CNL, FAAN
Associate Professor, Emerita
(775) 784-6841
PHS 331
2729
Faculty
Kimberly Marcus
Kimberly Marcus, MSN, RN
Lecturer II
(775) 682-7120
PHS 341
2727
Faculty
Emily McClure
Emily McClure, MSN, RN, CCRN-K
Assistant Professor
775-682-7158
PHS 341A
2727
Faculty
Sandra Olguin
Sandra Olguin, DNP, RN
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7144
PHS 307
2727
Faculty
Cassandra Padgett
Cassandra Padgett, MSN, RN, VA-BC
Lecturer II
(775) 682-7147
PHS 339
2727
Staff
Jeannine Patterson
Jeannine Patterson
Administrative Assistant III; Faculty Support; DNP & Graduate Admissions/Records; Assistant Scholarship Committee
(775) 682-7139
PHS 331
2728
Faculty
Megan Pratt
Megan Pratt, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, GS-C
Assistant Professor, Family Nurse Practitioner Track Leader
(775) 682-7161
PHS 306
2727
Faculty
Cheryl Reed
Cheryl Reed, MSN, APRN, NP-C
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7122
PHS 338
2727
Faculty
Shannon Richard
Shannon Richard, MSN, RN, CEN, CNE
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7224
PHS 324
2727
Faculty
George Rodway
George Rodway, PhD, APRN
Associate Professor
(775) 682-7154
PHS 314
2727
Emeritus
Patsy Ruchala
Patsy Ruchala, DNSc, RN
Professor, Emerita
2729
Faculty
Haley Schwade
Haley Schwade, MSN, RN
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7133
PHS 338
2727
Faculty
Deborah Lowell Shindell
Deborah Lowell Shindell, Ph.D., FNP-BC, CNE
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7180
PHS 341
2727
Staff
Pamela Smith
Pamela Smith
Executive Assistant to the Dean
(775) 682-7166
PHS 318
2728
Staff
Jillian Szewczak
Jillian Szewczak
Assistant Director of Development
(775) 682-7178
PHS 301
2728
Faculty
Lisa Thomas
Lisa Thomas, Ph.D., RN, CNE, FAAN
Associate Professor
(775) 682-7155
PHS 313
2727
Staff
Grace Tout
Grace Tout
Program Officer, Academic Advising
(775) 682-7249
PHS 327
2728
Faculty
Faculty
Salli Vannucci
Salli Vannucci, DNP, PMHNP-BC, MSN/E, RN, GCPH, CNE
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7131
PHS 308
2727
Faculty
Ashley Walker
Ashley Walker, MSN, APRN, ACNP-BC, CPNP-AC
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7148
2727
Faculty
Rochelle Walsh
Rochelle Walsh, DNP, RN, PCCN
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7146
PHS 336
2727
Faculty
Theresa Watts
Theresa Watts, PhD, MPH, RN, CPH
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7130
PHS 303
2727
Faculty
Lisa Woodall
Lisa Woodall, MSN, RN
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7121
PHS 305
2727
Faculty
Suchawadee Yimmee
Suchawadee Yimmee, Ph.D., RN
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7149
PHS 325
2727