Award Winners & Nominees

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We're proud to announce the following winners of the 25th Annual Florence Nightingale Awards for Nursing Excellence, selected by a committee of our Alumni Council. These nurses represent some of the most outstanding in their field in the Greater Cincinnati region.

Winners receive a $1,000 prize and special recognition at our awards ceremony, May 11 at Jack Cincinnati Casino.


Award Winners

  • Debora Billingsley, The Christ Hospital Health Network
  • Travis Doty, University of Cincinnati Medical Center
  • James Furstein, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Carla Hamilton, St. Elizabeth Healthcare
  • Lisa Laub, The Christ Hospital
  • Jonathan Ramos, Cincinnati VA Medical Center
  • Jennifer Williams, Bethesda Butler TriHealth Hospital

25th Annual Awards Celebration
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Jack Cincinnati Casino

Nominees

To browse by the first letter of nominees' last names, choose a letter from this list.

A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, R, S, T, U, V, W, Z

A

Andrew Allen, The Christ Hospital
Holly Ammann, The Christ Hospital

B

Carrie Barnard, Jewish Hospital
Anthony Bayer, Air Evac Lifeteam/TriHealth
Tina Baynum, St. Elizabeth Healthcare
Brian Bell, Cincinnati VA Medical Center
Elizabeth Beuke, St. Elizabeth Healthcare
Tabatha Biddle, St. Elizabeth Healthcare
Debora Billingsley, The Christ Hospital
Raechel Bott, The Daniel Drake Center/UC Health
Ellen Brennan-Humbert, The Christ Hospital
Lynne Brinker, The Christ Hospital
Susan Brokamp, The Christ Hospital
Lois Bull, Infectious Disease Center
Patricia Burger, TriHealth
Terry Burgess, The Christ Hospital
Mary (Lynn) Burkhardt, TriHealth Outreach Ministries
Kari Butcher, UC Health West Chester Hospital

C

Alondra Cassidy, The Christ Hospital
Jennifer Chirumbolo-McKee, St. Catharine of Siena School
Melissa Clakins, University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Andrea Cline, The Christ Hospital
Sandra Coleman, Givens Hoxworth Faculty Practice
Marcy Copas, Mercy Health - Clermont Hospital
Susan Crafton, The Christ Hospital

D

Tina DeStefanis-Griffiths, The Christ Hospital
Diane Detmer, The Christ Hospital
Anna Lee Deutsch, The Christ Hospital
Cassidy Devins, The Christ Hospital
Julie Donoghue, St. Elizabeth Healthcare
Travis Doty, University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Erika Dowden, The Christ Hospital

E

Randi Edens, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Afton Erbe, Cincinnati VA Medical Center
Vicki Estridge, The Christ Hospital

F

Laura Flesch, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Sara Frazee, University of Cincinnati Medical Center
James Furstein, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

G

Stephanie Grabo, Cincinnati VA Medical Center

H

Bridgette Hale, University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Carla Hamilton, St. Elizabeth Healthcare
Lynita Haro, UC Health West Chester Hospital
Victoria Hickey, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Ashley Holbrook, St. Elizabeth - Ft. Thomas Hospital
Abigail Horton, Mercy Health - Clermont Hospital
Jason Huff, University of Cincinnati Medical Center

J

Amy Jeremiah, The Christ Hospital
Lauretta Johnson, The Christ Hospital Health Network
Jennifer Jones, University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Jennifer Jump, St. Elizabeth Healthcare

K

Colleen Kelley, Good Samaritan TriHealth Hospital
Sandra King, Bethesda Butler TriHealth Hospital
Terri Kirkpatrick, The Christ Hospital
Meghan Kolmer, The Christ Hospital
Tammy Kremer, The Christ Hospital
Ashel Krutzkamp, St. Elizabeth Healthcare

L

Lisa Laub, The Christ Hospital Health Network
Angela Lewis, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Amy Lopez, University of Cincinnati Medical Center

M

JoAnn Mallory, St. Elizabeth Healthcare
Julie Mcllvenna, The Christ Hospital
Lisa Meiners, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Vicki Minnich, UC Health West Chester Hospital
Melody Morgan, Cincinnati VA Medical Center

N

Ahmad Namakydoust, Cincinnati VA Medical Center

O

Jasper Omolo, Cincinnati VA Medical Center
Elizabeth Osborne, Mercy Health - Clermont Hospital

P

Judy Piron, The Christ Hospital
Ashley Powell, St. Elizabeth Florence

R

Jonathan Ramos, Cincinnati VA Medical Center
Bonnie Reed, The Christ Hospital
Anjalisa Revel, Bethesda Butler TriHealth Hospital
Marcia Rigling, Bethesda Butler TriHealth Hospital
Jeanene Robison, The Christ Hospital
Julie Romito, St. Elizabeth Healthcare
Andrea Rosenthal, The Christ Hospital
JoMarie Rusche, Cincinnati VA Medical Center

S

Lindsay Sandefur, Mercy Health - Clermont Hospital
Amy Sander, The Christ Hospital
Adam Sandfoss, St. Elizabeth Healthcare
William Sexton, Bethesda Arrow Springs
Pamela Skurkay, The Urology Group
Emily Smith, The Christ Hospital
Ray Stamper, Air Evac Lifeteam
Susan Stickley, Mayfield Spine Surgery Center
Kimberly Straw, Bethesda Arrow Springs
Kimberly Sweeney, St. Elizabeth Healthcare

T

Melissa Templeton, The Christ Hospital
Cooper Tyree, The Christ Hospital

U

Sonia Urban, The Christ Hospital

V

Lisaanne Valentine, Bethesda North TriHealth Hospital
Margaret VonBargen, UC Health West Chester Hospital

W

Sandra Wetzel, Mercy Health - Clermont Hospital
Joshua Williams, Air Evac Lifeteam and TriHealth
Jennifer Williams, Bethesda Butler TriHealth Hospital
Neka Williams, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Mary Wilson, University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Sharon Wischer, Interim Healthcare
Sarah Wood, St. Elizabeth Healthcare

Z

Emilee Ziepfel, UC Health