Nursing Programs

Faculty Name Credentials Email Phone Number
Lisk, Patricia Dean of Nursing and Health Technologies/Professor
B.S.N., University of Virginia
M.S.N., University of Maryland
D.A.C.C.E., George Mason University.
plisk@germanna.edu (540) 423-9824
Baysden, Mary M. Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Louisiana College, M.S.N.
Texas Christian University, Certified Pediatric Nurse.
mbaysden@germanna.edu (540) 423-9856
Clark, Kris Administrative Assistant to the Office of Nursing & Health Technologies-Locust Grove Campus. kclark@germanna.edu (540) 423-9821
Dixon, Brenda W. Professor of Nursing. A.A.S.
A.A.&S., Germanna Community College
B.S.N., M.S.N., George Mason University.
bwdixon@germanna.edu (540) 423-9152
Farrish-Barner, Sherlyn A. Associate Professor of Nursing.
A.A.S., Arizona Western College
B.S.N., Virginia Commonwealth University
M.S.N., George Mason University.
sfarrish-barner@germanna.edu (540) 423-9834
Fugee, Ruth Assistant Professor of Nursing.
A.D.N., Germanna Community College
B.S., Virginia Polytechnic & State
University
M.S.N., George Mason University.
rfugee@germanna.edu (540) 423-9866
Gares, Laura Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.A.S., Rappahannock Community College
M.S.N., University of Phoenix
M.A., Towson University.
lgares@germanna.edu

 

(540) 423-9835
Henderson, Rosie Administrative Assistant to the Office of Nursing & Health Technologies-Locust Grove Campus. rhenderson@germanna.edu (540) 423-9822
Leake, Sharon F. Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., James Madison University
M.S.N., University of Virginia
C.N.M., Frontier School of Midwifery.
sleake@germanna.edu (540) 423-9867
McGowan, Ann Associate Professor of Nursing
A.A.S., Ocean County College
M.S.N., George Mason University
PhD, George Mason University.
amcgowan@germanna.edu (540) 423-1973
Mittura, Karen H. Professor of Nursing
B.S., B.S.N., Eastern Mennonite College
M.S.N.,University of Virginia.
kmittura@germanna.edu (540) 423-9825
Morgan, April Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Seton Hall University
M.S.N., Walden University, D.N.P., American Sentinel University.
amorgan@germanna.edu (540) 423-198
Poirier, Lisa Assistant Professor of Nursing.
A.D.N., Hillsborough Community College
B.S.N., University of Virginia
M.S.N., George Mason University.
lpoirier@germanna.edu (540) 423-9855
Scott, Sharon J. Associate Professor of Nursing
A.A.S., Germanna Community College
B.S.N., Virginia Commonwealth University
M.S.N., George Mason University
D.N.P., Walden University.
sscott@germanna.edu (540) 423-9052
Sheaffer, Angela Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.D.N., SUNY Regents College
M.S.N., Walden University,
D.N.P., American Sentinel University.
asheaffer@germanna.edu (540) 423-9178
Skinner, Susan M. Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Northern Michigan University
M.S.N., East Carolina University
Post Masters Certificate, Virginia Commonwealth University.
sskinner@germanna.edu (540) 423-9826
Sperlazza, Emily Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.D.N., Germanna Community College
M.S.N., George Mason University
B.A., University of Mary Washington
C.H.P.N.
esperlazza@germanna.edu (540) 423-9076
Turner, Martha M. Instructor of Nursing.
B.S.N., State University of New York at Plattsburgh
M.S.N., Old Dominion University.
mturner@germanna.edu (540) 423-9879
VanNortwick, Debra B. Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., East Carolina University
M.S.N., Regis University
dvannortwick@germanna.edu (540) 423-9832
Wilson, Samantha S. Associate Professor of Nursing
A.A., Belleville Area College
B.S.N., George Mason University
M.S.N., Old Dominion University.
swilson@germanna.edu (540) 423-9831

Physical Therapist Assistant Program

Staff Member Credentials Email Phone Number
Daigle, Laurie Z. Director, Developing Physical Therapist Assistant Program/Assistant Professor
B.A., University of Maryland, College Park
M.A., Texas Woman’s University
Certificate in P.T., Cleveland State University.
ldaigle@germanna.edu (540) 423-9849
Williams, Tracey F. Academic Coord. Of Clinical Education
A.A.S., Northern Virginia C.C.
B.A., Miami University
M.Ed, University Of West Florida.
twilliams@germanna.edu (540) 423-9844

Dental Program

Staff Member Credentials Email Phone Number
Mesimer, Misty L. Coordinator-Dental Hygiene; Program Director-Dental Assisting/Assistant Professor
A.A.S., Virginia Western Community College; B.S.H.S., M.S.C.H., Old Dominion University
mmesimer@germanna.edu (540) 423-9823
Thomas, Marlana Assistant Dental Hygiene Program Coordinator. R.D.H., Old Dominion University
M.S., Old Dominion University
mthomas@germanna.edu (540) 423-9833

Health & PED Program

Staff Member Credentials Email Phone Number
Stroffolino, John E., Assistant Professor of Health and Physical Education
B.S., East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
M.S., University of Delaware
jstroffolino@germanna.edu (540) 423-9853