Working towards optimal health for all older adults


Award Selection

Oversees the selection process for awards established by the organization.
Chair: Vacant


Reviews the bylaws of the Center and makes proposed changes to the Board of Directors.
Chair: Margaret I. Wallhagen, PhD, GNP-BC, AGSF, FGSA, FAAN


Provides input on communication initiatives that promote NHCGNE visibility and networking.
Chair: Donna Owen, PhD, RN, CNE


Responsible for the oversight of the development and/or offering of educational programs of the NHCGNE, other than the annual leadership conference.
Chair: Lisa Skemp, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN


Responsible for developing programs, products and partnerships for NHCGNE that generate new revenue streams for the organization and help fulfill their vision of optimal health and quality of life for older adults.
Chair: Claudia J. Beverly, PhD, RN, FAAN


Conducts business on behalf of the Board of Directors.
Chair: Jan Mentes, PhD, APRN, BC, FGSA, FAAN


Ensures that financial statements and procedures are evaluated to determine that adequate fiscal controls and procedures are in place.
Chair: Lorraine J. Phillips, PhD, RN


Oversight of the requirements and process for membership.

Chair: Alyce S. Ashcraft, PhD, RN, CNE, FNGNA, ANEF

Vice-Chair: Deanna Gray-Miceli, PhD, RN, GNP-BC, FAANP, FGSA, FNAP, FAAN

Mentor Network

Provides information, guidance and support for the Peer Mentorship Program.

Chair: Andrea Yevchak-Sillner, PhD, MSN, BSN


Proposes candidates for Officers and Directors-at-Large
Chair: Claudia J. Beverly, PhD, RN, FAAN

2019 Conference Program

Develops the program for the annual leadership conference.

Co-Chair: J Taylor Harden, PhD, RN, FAAN

Co-Chair: Tracie Harrison, PhD, RN, FNP, FAAN