North Region

ADN Directors

800 S. College Dr., Santa Maria, CA 93454
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Larry Manalo, Jr., MSN Program Director, Associate Degree in Nursing lmanalo@hancockcollege.edu
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Susan Peterson, RN, MSN Director of Nursing peterss@arc.losrios.edu
10863 Gold Center Dr., Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Seaneen Noonan, RN, MSN Director snoonan@itt-tech.edu
Dianna Sherlin, DNP, RN Director dscherline@itt.tech.edu
Pat Widman, MSN, RN, CCRN Interim Director pwidman@itt-tech.edu
3536 Butte Campus Dr., Oroville, CA 95965
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Denise Adams, RN, MSN, MBA Dean of Career and Technical Education AdamsDe@butte.edu
Susan Craig, RN, MSN Nursing Program Director craigsu@butte.edu
Laurie Meyer, RN, MSN Assistant Director meyerla@butte.edu
6500 Soquel Dr., Aptos, CA 95003
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Barbara Johnson, Ph.D., MSN, RN, PHN Director of Nursing bjohnson@cabrillo.edu
Anne Lucero, MSN Assistant Director, Nursing anlucero@cabrillo.edu
8909 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95826
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Eileen De Dios, MSN Assistant Director ededios@carrington.edu
Loleater Gibson, RN, BSN, MSN, EdD(c) Program Director, Registered Nursing Lgibson@carrington.edu
Sarah Warmbrodt Dean of Nursing swarmbrodt@carrington.edu
25555 Hesperian Blvd., Hayward, CA 94545
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Christine Gillis, MSN, RN Assistant Director cgillis@chabotcollege.edu
Connie Telles, DNP, CNE Director of Nursing ctelles@chabotcollege.edu
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Debra Giusto, RN, MSN Department Chair dgiusto@ccsf.edu
Maureen Noonan, RN, MS Director of Nursing mnoonan@ccsf.edu
835 College Ave., Kentfield, CA 94904
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Marshall Alameida, PhD, RN, CNS Dean of Health Sciences marshall.almeida@marin.edu
Carol Elizabeth Johnson, RN, MSN Assistant Director, RN Program mjohnson@marin.edu
1700 W. Hillsdale Blvd., San Mateo, CA 94402
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Enna Trevathan Director, Nursing Department trevathane@smccd.edu
7351 Tompkins Hill Rd., Eureka, CA 95503
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Alison Pritchard, RN, PhD Director, Nursing & Health Occupations Alison-pritchard@redwoods.edu
915 S. Mooney Blvd., Visalia, CA 93277
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Belen Kersten, RN, MSN, CNOR Director of Nursing belenk@cos.edu
800 College Ave., Weed, CA 96094
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Cora Brownell, MSN, RN Director of Nursing brownell@siskiyous.edu
Janis Laiacona, MSN, CNS-BC, RN Assistant Director jlaiacona@siskiyous.edu
Jane Shelby, MSN, RN, PHN Assistant Director jshelby@siskiyous.edu
2600 Mission Bell Dr., San Pablo, CA 94806
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Sandra Castillo Alward, Ed.D, RN Director, Nursing Program SCastillo@contracosta.edu
Cheri Etheredge, RN, BSN, MN, Ed.D. Assistant Director/Department Chair cetheredge@contracosta.edu
21250 Stevens Creek Blvd., Cupertino, CA 95014
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Catherine Hrycyk, MSN, RN Director of Nursing hrycykcatherine@fhda.edu
Peter Miskin, RN, MSN. Ed.D Assistant Director miskinpeter@deanza.edu
3095 Yerba Buena Rd., San Jose, CA 95135
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Maureen Adamski, RN, MS, CNS Assistant Director maureen.adamski@evc.edu
Lynette Apen, RN, MS Acting Dean of Nursing and Allied Health Lynette.Apen@evc.edu
1101 E. University Ave., Fresno, CA 93741
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Stephanie Robinson, PhD, MHA, RN Director of Nursing Stephanie.robinson@fresnocitycollege.edu
Pamela Vogel, RN, MSN, WHNP Assistant Director of Nursing pamela.vogel@fresnocitycollege.edu
5055 Santa Teresa Blvd., Gilroy, CA 95020
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Debbie Amaro, RN, MSN Director, Allied Health Programs damaro@gavilan.edu
411 Central Ave., Salinas, CA 93901
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Debra Kaczmar, RN, MSN Director of Nursing dkaczmar@hartnell.edu
Seaneen Sullinger, MS-N, ED, RN, PHN, IBCLE Assistant Director, Registered Nursing ssullinger@hartnell.edu
2700 E. Leland Rd., Pittsburg, CA 94565
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Joanne Bent, RN, MSN Director jbent@losmedanos.edu
Sharon Anne Goldfarb, RN, MSN, FNP, BC Associate Dean of Nursing sgoldfarb@losmedanos.edu
Kirsten Martin, RN, MSN Co-Director kmartin@losmedanos.edu
Colin McDowell, RN, MSN, FNP Co-Director cmcdowell@losmedanos.edu
3600 M St., Merced, CA 95348
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Kitty Cazares, RN, MSN RN Program Director
Rochelle Grise, RN, MA Assistant Director
Gloria Provencio, RN, MSN Assistant Director
1000 Hensley Creek Rd., Ukiah, CA 95482
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Fran Laughton, RN, MSN, FNP Director of Nursing flaughto@mendocino.edu
3000 Mission College Blvd., Santa Clara, CA 95054
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Judith Berkley, MSN, RN Interim Director of Nursing judith.berkley@missioncollege.edu
980 Fremont St., Monterey, CA 93940
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Nancy Bingamon, MSN, RN Assistant Director nbingaman@mpc.edu
Laura Loop, MSN, RN Assistant Director, Maurine Church Coburn School of Nursing lloop@mpc.edu
435 College Ave., Modesto, CA 95350
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Kelly W. Butler, RN, PHN, MSN ADN Program Director butlerk@yosemite.edu
Sally Chaffee RNC, MSN Assistant Director chaffees@yosemite.edu
Laura E. DeFreitas, RN, MSN Ed. Assistant Director defreitasl@yosemite.edu
2277 Napa Vallejo Hwy., Napa, CA 94558
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Janice Ankenmann, RN, MSN, CCRN, FNP-C Program Director jankenmann@napavalley.edu
Janet Duffey, RN, MSN Assistant Director of Nursing jdufey@napavalley.edu
39399 Cherry St., Newark, CA 94560
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Robert J. Gabriel, PH.D., M.B.A., P.T Dean of Health Sciences rgabriel@ohlone.edu 510-742-3101
Carrie Dameron, MSN,RNBC,CNE,Associate Professor, Director Registered Nursing Program cdameron@ohlone.edu (510)-742-3111
Kim Stiles, MSN, RN Assistant Director, Nursing Program kstiles@ohlone.edu
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Susan Bussell, DNP, MS, RN, ACNP ASN Program Director sbussell@puc.edu (707)-965-7262
Shana Ruggenberg, Ed.D., RNC, CNS, CNE Department Chair, Director sruggenberg@puc.edu (707)-965-7262
Debra Wallace, MSN, RN Program Director, LVN to RN dwallace@puc.edu (707)-965-7262
100 E. College Ave., Porterville, CA 93257
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Kim Behrens, MSN, RN Associate Dean, Health Careers kbehrens@portervillecollege.edu
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Elizabeth Day, MSN, RN Assistant Director of Nursing elizabeth.day@scccd.edu
Kimi Kato-Gee, MSN, RN Director of Nursing kimi.kato-gee@scccd.edu
3835 Freeport Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95822
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Carel Mountain, RN, DNP, CNE Director, Nursing Program MountaC@scc.losrios.edu
Glennda Wagner, RN, MSN Assistant Director, Department Chair WagnerG@scc.losrios.edu
370 Hawthorne Ave., Oakland, CA 94609
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Audrey Berman, PhD, RN CACN Liaison aberman@samuelmerritt.edu
5151 Pacific Ave., Stockton, CA 95207
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Julie Kay, MSN, RN Dean of Health Sciences jkay@deltacollege.edu
Lisa Lucchesi, MSN, RN Director of Health Sciences llucchesi@deltacollege.edu
Cheri Wells, MSN, Ed, RN Assistant Director, ADN Program cwells@deltacollege.edu
8344 W. Mineral King Ave., Visalia, CA 93291
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Janine Spencer, BSN, MSN, Ed.D. Director, Nursing Program janine.spencer@sjvc.edu
1501 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Diane Donnelly, RN, MSN Assistant Director, Associate Degree Nursing ddonnelly@santarosa.edu
Jennifer Richardson, RN, MSN Assistant Director, Associate Degree Nursing jrichardson@santarosa.edu
Anna Valdez, RN, PhD Associate Dean, Nursing avaldez@santarosa.edu
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Angela Nitsche, DNP, RN Assistant Director anitsche@ShastaCollege.edu
Kathy Royce, RN, MN Dean for Health Occupations kroyce@shastacollege.edu
Linda Thomas, RNC, CWOCN, MSN, FNP-BC Director of Nursing - ADN Program lthomas@shastacollege.edu
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Nancy James, RN, MS, CRNP Associate Dean of Nursing and Allied Health njames3@sierracollege.edu
4000 Suisun Valley Rd., Fairfield, CA 94534
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Erin Craig, MSN, RN Director of Nursing erin.craig@solano.edu
Marivic Macalino, RN, MSN Assistant Director marivic.macalino@solano.edu
4670 Auto Mall Pkwy., Fremont, CA 94534
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Louise Timmer Associate Dean timmerl@unitekcollege.edu
Christy Torkildson, RN, PHN, MSN, PhDc Assistant Chief Academic Officer & Director, RN Programs, School of Nursing and Allied Health christyt@unitekcollege.edu
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Kathyrn M. De Fede, RN, MSN Director of Health Careers kathyrndefede@whccd.edu
2088 N. Beale Rd., Marysville, CA 95901
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Clark Smith Director of Nursing and Allied Health csmith@yccd.edu
Lynette Garcia Assistant Nursing Director lgarcia@yccd.edu

Partners

P.O. Box, 1047 Sacramento, CA 95812
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Kimberly Tomasi, MSN, RN Executive Director
1121 L Street, Suite 409, Sacramento, CA 95814
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Liz Dietz, EdD, RN, CS-NP Executive Director liz.dietz@redcross.org
1747 North Market Blvd. Suite 150, Sacramento, CA 95834
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Katie Daugherty NEC Katie_Daugherty@dca.ca.gov
Susan Engle NEC susan.engle@dca.ca.gov
Janette Wackerly, MBA, RN Supervising NEC janette.wackerly@dca.ca.gov
Shelley Ward NEC Shelley.ward@dca.ca.gov
1102 Q Street, Sacramento, CA 95811
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Nicole Alexander, M.U.P. Program Analyst, Nursing & Allied Health Unit nalexander@cccco.edu
Brenda Fong Specialist, Nursing and Allied Health Unit bfong@cccco.edu
1102 Q Street, Sacramento, CA 95811
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Kathy DeGuerre Manager - Healthcare Programs kdeguerre@foundationccc.org
663 13th Street, Suite 300 Oakland, CA 94612
Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Judee Berg, RN, MSN, CHE Executive Director judee@cinhc.org

Directors Emeriti

Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Lynette Apen, RN, MSN, CNS Director Emeritus lapen@sbcglobal.net
Debbie Berg, MSN, RN Director Emeritus debbiejberg2@gmail.com
Sandra Castillo, RN, EdD Director Emeritus scasti@comcast.net
Annie Chien, RN Director Emeritus achien@ccsf.edu
Nancy Cowan, RN, MSN Director Emeritus ncowan6@comcast.net
Georgianne (Jan) Dinkel, MSN, BSN, APNPH, RN Director Emeritus georgiannedinkel@prodigy.net
Rosalind Hartman, RN, MS Director Emeritus hawaiiroz@sbcglobal.net
Debra Schulte-Gaasch, EdD, RN Director Emeritus debra_schulte@yahoo.com
Wanda Spratt, RN, MSN, MA wepspratt@sprattshome.com
Diane Welch, MSN, RN Director Emeritus welchdd@frontiernet.net

Honorary Members

Director Name Title Email Address Phone Number
Linda L. Zorn, RD, MA Senior Lead Health Workforce Development Upskill California and Executive Director

Economic and Workforce Development

Butte-Glenn Community College District
ZornLi@butte.edu