BOD and Staff

New Jersey State Nurses Association
Institute for Nursing
1479 Pennington Road | Trenton | New Jersey 08618
(609) 883-5335
Fax (609) 883-5343

Directors

Margaret Daingerfield, EdD, RN

Director

(2020-2022)

Ann Tritak, EdD, RN

Director

(2020-2022)

Tara Heagele, PhD, RN, PCCN, EMT

Director

(2019-2021)

JoAnne Penn, MA, RN-BC

Director Staff Nurse

(2020-2022)

Region Directors

PATRICIA BAXTER, DMH, MSN, RN, CPHQ

Region 1

Counties: Morris, Passaic, Sussex, and Warren

 

MARY JANE GENUINO, DNP RN-BC

Region 2

Counties: Bergen and Hudson

 

Norma Rodgers, BSN, RN, CCRA

Region 3

Counties: Essex and Union

 

Maureen Clark-Gallagher, MS, RN

Region 4

Counties: Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Somerset, and Bucks

Summer Valenti, BSN RN-BC

Region 5

Counties: Burlington, Camden, Cumberland, Gloucester, and Salem

Mary Fortier, EdD, RN, CNL

Region 6

Counties: Atlantic, Cape May, Monmouth, and Ocean

NJSNA Staff

Judy Schmidt, MSN, DHA(c), CCRN

Chief Executive Officer

Debra Harwell, BA

Deputy Director

(ext. 119)

Terri Ivory, MSN, RN

RAMP Director

(ext. 152)

Jennifer Chanti

Executive Assistant/Membership Services Administrator

(ext. 111)

Lynne Stauffer

Finance Department

(ext. 116)

Tyea Santiago, BSN, RN

Education Coordinator

(ext. 112)

Kortnei Jackson

Education Administrative Assistant

(ext. 120)

Deborah Robles

RAMP Administrative Assistant

(ext. 102)

Benita James, BSN, RN

RAMP Case Manager

(ext. 125)

Joan Peditto, RN

RAMP Case Manager

(ext. 134)

Etha Westbrook, MSN, RN

RAMP Case Manager

(ext. 123)

Andrew Haviland, RN

RAMP Case Manager

(ext. 121)

Annemarie Edinger

RAMP Communications Coordinator

(ext. 115)

Emily Gannon

RAMP Intake Coordinator

(ext. 124)

Forum/Other Contacts

Regina Adams, MSN, RN, CNOR

NJNS, Inc. Administrator

(ext. 122)

Amita Avadhani, PhD, DNP, DCC, ACNP-BC, NP-C, CCRN, FAANP, FCCM

FNAP Chair

Kathleen Prendergast, APN, CNP

SPAPN Chair

Keith Hovey, BSN, JD 

INPAC Chair

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