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General Contact Information


Email: nursingdept@jmu.edu
Phone:
 540-568-6314
Fax: 540-568-5163
Mailing Address:
Health and Behavioral Sciences Building (HBS)
MSC 4305
235 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807 

BSN Program Questions: Please contact the BSN Academic Counselor, Kelly Schuhmann at (540) 568-8930

RN to BSN Questions: Please contact the RN to BSN program coordinator, Karen Jagiello MSN, RNC at (540) 568-2287.

MSN Program Questions: Please contact Dawn Wyvill at (540) 568-2909.     

DNP Program Questions: Please contact Jeannie Garber, DNP, RN, NEA-BC at (540) 568-7052.

Faculty/Staff Directory


Leadership Team Office Phone Email
Sanford, Julie - DNS, RN
Professor and Director
School of Nursing
HBS 4094 (540) 568-6314 sanforjt@jmu.edu
Eaton, Melody - PhD, RN
Associate Director for Graduate Programs
Professor
HBS 4014 (540) 568-8967 eatonmk@jmu.edu
Tacy, Joe - PhD, RN
Associate Director for Undergraduate Programs
Assistant Professor
HBS 4088 (540) 568-8855 tacyjx@jmu.edu
Argenbright, Christine – PhD, RN
CNL/NA Program Coordinator
Assistant Professor
HBS 4008 (540) 568-7052 argenbca@jmu.edu
Garber, Jeannie - DNP, RN, NEA-BC
DNP Program Coordinator
Associate Professor
HBS 4014 (540) 568-6883 garbe2js@jmu.edu
Jagiello Karen - MSN, RNC
RN/BSN Program Coordinator
Assistant Professor
HBS 4072 (540) 568- 2287 jagielkp@jmu.edu
Knopp, Andrea - PhD, MSN, MPH, FNP-BC
NP Program Coordinator
Associate Professor
HBS 4010 (540) 568-8123 knoppaf@jmu.edu
Robinson, Jamie - MSN, RN, CNL
BSN Program Coordinator
Assistant Professor
HBS 4084 (540) 568-8915 robin6jd@jmu.edu
Faculty Office Phone Email
Annan, Sandra - PhD, RN
Associate Professor
HBS 3010 (540) 568-8944 annansl@jmu.edu
Atkinson, Cynthia – MSN, RN, CNL
Lecturer
HBS 3006 (540) 568-7613 atkinscf@jmu.edu
Bagnardi, Margaret - EdD, MSN, RN, CCRN, CNL
Associate Professor
HBS 4030 (540) 568-2769 bagnarmx@jmu.edu
Brown, Catherine, MSN, RN
Instructor
HBS 3006 (540) 568-8850 brown6ca@jmu.edu
Carmines, Lisa - MSN, RN, CPN, CNE,
Instructor
HBS 3078 (540) 568-8966 carminlj@jmu.edu
Condra, Sarah Stowell - MSN, RN, ANP-BC,  WHNP-BC
Instructor
HBS 4028 (540) 568-7194 stowelse@jmu.edu
deValpine, Maria, PhD, RN
Professor
HBS 4024 (540) 568-7638 devalpmg@jmu.edu
Defibaugh, Melody – MSN, RN
Lecturer
HBS 3004 (540) 568-7653 defibame@jmu.edu
Donovan, Laureen –PhD, MSN, RN, CCRN
Assistant Professor
HBS 3024 (540) 568-7617 donov2lm@jmu.edu
Elkins, Deborah – DNP, MBA, RN, FNP-BC
Assistant Professor
HBS 4068 (540) 568-5014 elkinsdl@jmu.edu
Fasching-Maphis, Chris – MSN, RN-BC, FNP-BC
Instructor
HBS 3072 (540) 568-7614 faschicx@jmu.edu
Gandy, Janice - MSN, RN
Instructor
HBS 3056 (540) 568-6314 gandyjg@jmu.edu
Graham, Amy C. - MSN, RN, FNP-BC
Assistant Professor
HBS 4026 (540) 568-8898 grahamax@jmu.edu
Harnage, Joy - DNP, RN
Assistant Professor
HBS 3074 (540) 568-8862 harnagjb@jmu.edu
Herron, Betsy - PhD, RN, CNE
Assistant Professor
HBS 3014 (540) 568-8942 herronek@jmu.edu
Haynes, Jayme - MSN, RN
Instructor
HBS 3016 (540) 568-7696 haynesjg@jmu.edu
Houlahan, Bridget – PhD, RN, PNP
Assistant Professor
HBS 3020 (540) 568-3786 houlahba@jmu.edu
Hulton, Linda - PhD, RN
Professor
HBS 4020 (540) 568-6883 hultonlj@jmu.edu
Kiser, Tammy, DNP, RN
Assistant Professor
HBS 4064 (540) 568-7758 kisertc@jmu.edu
Lam, Christina – PhD, RN
Assistant Professor
HBS 4074 (540) 568-7616 russelck@jmu.edu
Leisen, Melissa – MSN, RN,
Instructor
HBS 3022 (540) 568-1675 leisenmc@jmu.edu
Lewis, Erica - PhD, RN
Associate Professor
HBS 4022 (540) 568-8965 lewisej@jmu.edu
Puffenbarger, Nancy – MSN, RN
Instructor
HBS 3076 (540) 568-7615 puffennl@jmu.edu
Sawin, Erika Metzler - PhD, RN
Associate Professor
HBS 4066 (540) 568-5070 sawinem@jmu.edu
Scheikl, Marjorie O. - MSN, RN, CNE 
Assistant Professor
HBS 4070 (540) 568-8903 scheikmo@jmu.edu
Schuhmann, Kelly - MA
Nursing Advisor
HBS 3080 (540) 568-8930 schuhmkf@jmu.edu
Sobel, Linda - PhD, RN
Associate Professor
HBS 3012 (540) 568-8127 sobelll@jmu.edu
Zook, Sharon – DNP, APRN, FNP-BC
Professor
HBS 4018 (540) 568-3783 strangsl@jmu.edu
Strunk, Julie – PhD, RN
Associate Professor
HBS 3018 (540) 568-8890 strunkja@jmu.edu
Trimm, Donna - DNS, RN
Associate Professor
HBS 3026 (540) 568-8899 trimmdr@jmu.edu
Weeks, Karen - MSN, RN
Instructor
HBS 3008 (540) 568-7733 weekska@jmu.edu
Lab Faculty & Staff Office Phone Email
Mullen, Lauren - MSN, RN, CHSE
Lab Director
HBS 3028 (540) 568-8878 mulle2lk@jmu.edu
Hummel, Rebecca - Rebecca Hummel, BSN, BA, RN, CHSE
Standardized Patient Coordinator
HBS 3035 (540) 568-8825 hummelrb@jmu.edu
Burkhart, Brandi - BSN, RN, CHSE
Simulation Lab Manager
HBS 3002 (540) 568-8844 burkhabm@jmu.edu
Spencer, Nathan, BS
Lab Tech
HBS 3002   spencenk@jmu.edu
Part-Time Faculty Office Phone Email
Adamson, Susan, MSN      
Andrews, Bethany, MSN, RN      
Bacon, Darcy - MEd     baconde@jmu.edu
Howdyshell, Rebecca, MSN, RN      
Isedeh, Anne, MSN, RN      
Peterson, Janet - MSN, RN      
Pierantoni, Julie - MSN, RN      
Showalter, Hannah, MSN, RN      
Ward, Carroll - MSN, RN, CNE HBS 3008 (540) 568-8964 wardcl@jmu.edu
Faculty Emeriti      
Rocchiccioli, Judith – PhD, RN      
Hale, Patty J. - PhD, RN, FAAN      
Mast, Merle E. - PhD, RN    
Powell, Nena - PhD, RN
     
Staff Office Phone Email
Brown, Jessica HBS 4089   Dombrojc@jmu.edu
Dombrowski, Michele
Outreach Coordinator
HBS 4078  (540) 568-7219 dombrome@jmu.edu
Khochareun, Amanda
Administrative Assistant
HBS 4092 (540) 568-7682 khochaar@jmu.edu
Martineau, Tori
Administrative Assistant
HBS 4076 (540) 568-7612 martinvl@jmu.edu
Meadows, Becky
Administrative Assistant
HBS 4086 (540) 568-8868 meadowra@jmu.edu
Mullins, Tracy
Administrative Assistant
HBS 4090  (540) 568-6717 mullintb@jmu.edu
Rodriguez, Katie
Administrative Assistant
HBS 4082 (540) 568-7278 rodri2kl@jmu.edu
Wyvill, Dawn
Administrative Assistant
HBS 4016 (540) 568-2909 wyvilldm@jmu.edu