College of Nursing and Health Alumni Society

Who We Are

Alumni of the Wright State College of Nursing and Health who are interested in professional networking, mentorship and fellowship of alumni, the university and current nursing students and faculty in the College of Nursing.

Mission Statement

Our primary focus will be to assist in mentorship, fellowship, education and life-long professional development of students and alumni including student preceptors who serve as mentors to active undergraduate and graduate nursing students. This mission will support advancement of the nursing profession locally, regionally and internationally promoting diverse education and expansion of continued knowledge.

Goals

The goals of the alumni society are:

  • Provide an opportunity for professional networking, mentorship, development and socializing
  • Supporting the nursing alumni, current nursing students and faculty of the Wright State College of Nursing and Health
  • Fundraising to promote ongoing professional development of alumni, students and scholarship opportunities for current and future nursing students. 
  • Provide continuing education for licensure and certification requirements at free or reduced price for society members.

Get Involved

Any graduate of the Wright State College of Nursing and Health and current nursing students and faculty of the College of Nursing are eligible to join. Members of the WSU College of Nursing and Health Alumni Society are members of the WSU Alumni Association.

There are no additional fees to join the Wright State College of Nursing and Health Alumni Society after joining the WSU Alumni Association. In order to be placed on the mailing list, simply email the President of the Society and or WSU Designee address provided on the Society web page.

Meetings are held every semester (three times per year) in February, May, and October. The dates and location of meetings are noted on the Wright State College of Nursing and Health Alumni Society web page: nursing.wright.edu

Learn more about the Alumni Association

Scholarships

Donations can be made to benefit current nursing students and international study by sending a check made payable to the Wright State College of Nursing and Health Alumni Society, designated to the College of Nursing and Health Alumni Society Alumni Scholarship Fund and mailed to the Foundation at 3640 Colonel Glen Highway, Dayton OH 45435-0001.

Contact Us

 

Position  Name  Email
President Jayne Lachey Gmeiner, MS, RN, NEA-BC, '85 & 87 jlgmeiner@premierhealth.com
Vice President Marie Bradshaw, DNP, RN  marie.bradshaw@wright.edu
Secretary Rebecca Collins, BSN rcollins@hospiceofdayton.com
Treasurer Mike Gilles, BSN, RN-BC gem2006@sbcglobal.net
Nominating Committee Chair Melizza Dominguez, BSN melizzadominguez@earthlink.net
Fundraising Committee Chair Chris Brookshire, RN, BSN chrisbrookshire@aol.com

Wright State-Miami Valley College of Nursing and Health Alumni Society:
theresa.haghnazarian@wright.edu

Wright State-Miami Valley College of Nursing and Health Alumni Society
Wright State University - 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy
Dayton, Ohio 45435-0001 / Directions to Wright State University
Phone: (937) 775-2592 Fax: (937) 775-4571