Nursing Faculty & Staff

Dean | Dianne Cooney Miner
Associate Dean | Marilyn Dollinger
Undergraduate Co-Chair, Junior Level | Char Smith
Undergraduate Co-Chair, Senior Level | Christine Nelson-Tuttle
RN to BSN Online Program Director | Pam White
Graduate Program Director | Colleen Dwyer Donegan
DNP Program Director | John Kirchgessner

Kylene Abraham

Kylene Abraham

Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Office: WEGNUR 250
Phone: (585) 385-8462
Email: kabraham@sjfc.edu
Education: DNP, M.S., St. John Fisher College
B.S., Nazareth College
AAS, Finger Lakes Community College
Certifications: Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
Registered Nurse - Certified

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Christine A. Boev

Christine A. Boev

Title: Assistant Professor
Office: WEGNUR
Phone: (585) 899-3869
Email: cboev@sjfc.edu
Education: Ph.D., University of Rochester
M.S., Georgia College and State University
B.S., Binghamton University
B.S., Allegheny College
Certifications: Critical Care Registered Nurse
Certified Nurse Educator
Registered Nurse

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Nancy Bowllan

Nancy Bowllan

Title: Associate Professor
Office: WEGNUR 219
Phone: (585) 385-5217
Email: nbowllan@sjfc.edu
Education: Ed.D., School of Education, St. John Fisher College
Certified Trainer, OLWEUS Bullying Prevention Program
MSN, University of Rochester, Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist
BSN, Alfred University
Certifications: Clinical Nurse Specialist
Registered Nurse

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Susan Carlson

Susan Carlson

Title: Visiting Professor
Phone: (585) 385-8397
Email: scarlson@sjfc.edu
Education: DNP Candidate, St. John Fisher College
Post-Master's Certificate, Nurse Practitioner in Psychiatry and M.S., Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing Clinical Nurse Specialist, University of Rochester
BSN, SUNY Brockport
B.S., RIT
Certifications: Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse - Board Certified
Registered Nurse

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Dianne Cooney Miner

Dianne Cooney Miner

Title: Dean, Wegmans School of Nursing
Office: WEGNUR 201F
Phone: (585) 385-8472
Email: dcooney-miner@sjfc.edu
Education: Ph.D., Adelphi University, Theory Analysis and Development
M.S., Binghamton University, Family Nursing/Clinical Nurse Specialist
B.S., Syracuse University
Certifications: Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Registered Nurse

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Caroline A. Critchlow

Caroline A. Critchlow

Title: Assessment Coordinator for Wegmans School of Nursing and Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education
Office: WEGNUR 155
Phone: (585) 385-8451
Email: ccritchlow@sjfc.edu
Education: Ed.D., University of Rochester
M.S., University of Rochester
B.A., Boston College

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Lori A. Dambaugh

Lori A. Dambaugh

Title: CNS Track Coordinator and Assistant Professor
Office: WEGNUR 218
Phone: (585) 385-8473
Email: ldambaugh@sjfc.edu
Education: DNP, M.S., St. John Fisher College
B.S., Seton Hall University
B.S., Cortland State College
Certifications: Clinical Nurse Specialist
Registered Nurse

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Sarah Denis

Sarah Denis

Title: Graduate Clinical Coordinator
Phone: (585) 385-7302
Email: sdenis@sjfc.edu
Education: M.S., SUNY Buffalo State
B.S., SUNY Oswego

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Kathleen H. Dever

Kathleen H. Dever

Title: Assistant Professor
Office: WEGNUR 322
Phone: (585) 899-3742
Email: kdever@sjfc.edu
Education: Ed.D. Executive Leadership, St. John Fisher College
M.S. Nursing Administration, St. John Fisher College
B.S. Nursing, Marquette University
Certifications: Registered Nurse

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Marilyn Dollinger

Marilyn Dollinger

Title: Associate Dean
Office: WEGNUR 201D
Phone: (585) 385-8476
Email: mdollinger@sjfc.edu
Education: DNS, University of Buffalo
Post-Master’s Certificate, Family Nurse Practitioner, St. John Fisher College
M.S., Russell Sage College
B.S., University of Toronto
Certifications: Family Nurse Practitioner
Registered Nurse

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Colleen Dwyer Donegan

Colleen Dwyer Donegan

Title: Assistant Professor and Director, Graduate Nursing Program
Office: WEGNUR 204
Phone: (585) 899-3788
Email: cdonegan@sjfc.edu
Education: DNP, Robert Morris University
M.S., University of Rochester
B.S., Niagara University
Certifications: Adult Nurse Practitioner - Board Certified
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

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Mary Haley

Mary Haley

Title: Administrative Assistant
Office: WEGNUR 201
Phone: (585) 385-5230
Email: mhaley@sjfc.edu

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John Kirchgessner

John Kirchgessner

Title: Associate Professor and DNP Program Director
Office: WEGNUR 205
Phone: (585) 899-3739
Email: jkirchgessner@sjfc.edu
Education: Ph.D., University of Virginia
M.S., University of Virginia
B.S., Niagara University
Certifications: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Registered Nurse

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Elizabeth A. Kiss

Elizabeth A. Kiss

Title: Assistant Professor
Office: WEGNUR 223
Phone: (585) 385-8246
Email: bkiss@sjfc.edu
Education: DNP, M.S., St. John Fisher College
B.S., University of Rochester
MPS, SUNY School of Environmental Science and Forestry
B.A., SUNY Potsdam
Certifications: Family Nurse Practitioner
Registered Nurse

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Pamela Mapstone

Pamela Mapstone

Title: Assistant Professor
Office: WEGNUR 212
Phone: (585) 899-3835
Email: pmapstone@sjfc.edu
Education: DNP, University of Rochester
M.S. in Advanced Care of Children and Families, University of Rochester
B.A., Gettysburg College
Certifications: Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Registered Nurse

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Laura Markwick

Laura Markwick

Title: Assistant Professor
Office: WEGNUR 215
Phone: (585) 385-7229
Email: lmarkwick@sjfc.edu
Education: DNP, M.S. in Advanced Practice Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner, St. John Fisher College
BSN, University of Vermont
Certifications: Family Nurse Practitioner - Certified

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Carolyn Martin

Carolyn Martin

Title: Assistant to the Dean
Office: WEGNUR 201E
Phone: (585) 385-8468
Email: cmartin@sjfc.edu

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Judy Martz

Judy Martz

Title: Administrative Assistant
Office: WEGNUR 201
Phone: (585) 385-8241
Email: jmartz@sjfc.edu

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Natalie A. Masco

Natalie A. Masco

Title: FNP Track Coordinator and Assistant Professor
Office: WEGNUR 154
Phone: (585) 899-3837
Email: nmasco@sjfc.edu
Education: DNP, St. John Fisher College
M.S., St. John Fisher College, Family Nurse Practitioner
B.S., St. John Fisher College
Certifications: Family Nurse Practitioner - Certified
Registered Nurse

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Cynthia Ricci McCloskey

Cynthia Ricci McCloskey

Title: Professor
Office: WEGNUR 334
Phone: (585) 385-8471
Email: cmccloskey@sjfc.edu
Education: DNS, University of Buffalo
Post-Master's Certificate, Women's Health Practitioner, University of Rochester
M.S., University of Rochester
B.S., State University College at Plattsburgh
Certifications: Advanced Practice Registered Nurse – Board Certified
Women's Health Nurse Practitioner

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Christine Nelson-Tuttle

Christine Nelson-Tuttle

Title: Associate Professor and Co-Chair, Undergraduate Nursing Program - Senior Level
Office: WEGNUR 203
Phone: (585) 899-3738
Email: cnelson-tuttle@sjfc.edu
Education: DNS, University of Buffalo
M.S. PNP/CNS Advanced Care of Children in Families, University of Rochester
B.S. Nursing/Biology, SUNY Brockport
Certifications: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Registered Nurse - Certified

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Teresa M. O’Connor

Teresa M. O’Connor

Title: Director of Learning Resource Lab
Office: WEGNUR 208
Phone: (585) 385-8396
Email: tbrache@sjfc.edu
Education: M.S., B.S., St. John Fisher College
Certifications: Registered Nurse

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Karen Parker

Karen Parker

Title: Assistant Professor
Office: WEGNUR 216
Phone: (585) 385-7317
Email: kparker@sjfc.edu
Education: DNP, St. John Fisher College
M.S., St. John Fisher College Family Nurse Practitioner
B.S., St. John Fisher College
Health Services Administration, SUNY College at Fredonia
Certifications: Family Nurse Practitioner
Registered Nurse

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Kathleen Plum

Kathleen Plum

Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Office: WEGNUR 153
Phone: (585) 385-8424
Email: kplum@sjfc.edu
Education: Ph.D., Nursing, University of Rochester
M.S., Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing, University of Rochester
B.A., Psychology, University of Rochester
AAS, Nursing, Bronx Community College
Certifications: Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric
Registered Nurse

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Susan A. Read

Susan A. Read

Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Office: WEGNUR 252
Phone: (585) 385-8428
Email: sread@sjfc.edu
Education: M.S., Certificate of Advanced Study Nursing Education
B.S., State University of New York Institute of Technology
AAS, State University of New York at Morrisville
Certifications: Registered Nurse

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Tammy C. Roman

Tammy C. Roman

Title: Assistant Professor
Office: WEGNUR 319
Phone: (585) 899-3785
Email: troman@sjfc.edu
Education: Ed.D., University of Rochester
MSN, University of Phoenix
BSN, Arizona State University
Certifications: Certified Nurse Educator
Registered Nurse

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Tara Sacco

Tara Sacco

Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Office: WEGNUR 152
Phone: (585) 385-8127
Email: tsacco@sjfc.edu
Education: M.S. Leadership of Health Care Systems, University of Rochester
Post Master’s Certificate in Advanced Practice Nursing, St. John Fisher College
B.S. Nursing, Hartwick College
Certifications: Adult/Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist – Board Certified
Clinical Care Registered Nurse
Registered Nurse

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Krista Scorsone

Krista Scorsone

Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Office: WEGNUR 157
Phone: (585) 385-8146
Email: kscorsone@sjfc.edu
Education: M.S., University of Rochester
Adult & Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
B.S., University of Rochester
B.S., University of Tampa
Certifications: Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric - Certified
Registered Nurse

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Charlene M. Smith

Charlene M. Smith

Title: Associate Professor and Co-Chair, Undergraduate Nursing Program - Junior Level
Office: WEGNUR 201C
Phone: (585) 899-3877
Email: cmsmith@sjfc.edu
Education: DNS, University at Buffalo
M.S., University at Buffalo, Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
M.S.Ed., SUNY Brockport
B.S., Nazareth College
Diploma in Nursing, Highland Hospital School of Nursing
AAS, Monroe Community College
Certifications: Academy of Nursing Education Fellow
Women's Health Nurse Practitioner
Certified Nurse Educator
Registered Nurse - Board Certified

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Julie Vilinsky

Julie Vilinsky

Title: Undergraduate Clinical Coordinator
Office: WEGNUR 220
Phone: (585) 385-7230
Email: jvilinsky@sjfc.edu

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Joanne Weinschreider

Joanne Weinschreider

Title: Simulation Lab Director
Office: WEGNUR
Phone: (585) 899-3787
Email: jweinschreider@sjfc.edu
Education: M.S., Leadership in Healthcare Systems, University of Rochester
B.S., Niagara University
Certifications: Registered Nurse

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Pamela White

Pamela White

Title: Director, Online Nursing Programs
Office: WEGNUR 224
Phone: (585) 385-8395
Email: pwhite@sjfc.edu
Education: DNP, University of Rochester
M.S., Nursing, University at Buffalo
MLS, University at Buffalo
BSN, Capital University
Certifications: Registered Nurse

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Nancy Wilk

Nancy Wilk

Title: Associate Professor
Office: WEGNUR 317
Phone: (585) 385-8062
Email: nwilk@sjfc.edu
Education: DNS, University of Buffalo
M.S., University of Rochester, Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
B.S., University of Rochester
Certifications: Women's Health Nurse Practitioner
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
Registered Nurse

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