Program Partners: Advisory Board

The Duke-Johnson & Johnson Nurse Leadership Program Advisory Board is comprised of 11 individuals who are leaders and visionaries in the field of health care leadership. They are our thought partners in the implementation and sustainability of this program and are dedicated to effecting change for the role of nurse leader. Board members provide support and guidance to help achieve program goals. During the three years they serve as board members, they represent different nursing associated professions and organizations and numerous geographical areas.

  • Carolyn Buppert, MSN, JD
  • Brigit M. Carter, PhD, MSN, RN, CCRN
  • Kahlil Demonbreun, DNP, RNC-OB, WHNP-BC, ANP-BC, FAANP
  • DeAnna Hawkins, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
  • Tarik S. Khan, CRNP, MSN, RN, FNP-BC
  • Brenda Marion Nevidjon, RN, MSN, FAAN
  • Barbara J. Pinekenstein, DNP, RN-BC, CPHIMS
  • Randolph Rasch, PhD, RN, FNP, FAANP
  • Jimmy A. Reyes, DNP, AGNP, RN
  • Richard Ricciardi, PhD, CNP