School of Nursing


Amy Hall, PhD, RN, CNE

The School of Nursing offers the following programs: Pre-licensure BSN; RN-BSN; Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner, and Doctor of Nursing Practice in Nurse Anesthesia. All School of Nursing Programs leading to licensure are approved by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing (LSBN), 17373 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70810, (225) 755-7500. All BSN and Master's programs in the School of Nursing are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Rd. NE, Ste. 850, Atlanta, GA 30326, (404) 975-5000. The Doctor of Nursing Practice in Nurse Anesthesia Program is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs, 222 South Prospect Avenue, Park Ridge, IL 60068, (847) 692-7050. 



  • Aimee Badeaux, PhD, CRNA, APRN - Associate Professor, MSNA/DNP-NA Program Director
  • Alicia Bates, PhD, NP-C, CDE – Assistant Professor

  • Wenona Bell, MSN, RN – Assistant Professor
  • Rebekah Bergeron, MSN, RN – BSN Clinical Coordinator, Assistant Professor
  • Michele Blackwell, MSN, RN-BSN Clinical Coordinator, Assistant Professor
  • Lindsay Bratton-Mullins, PhD, FNP-C, APRN - Sister Agnes Marie Fitzsimons Endowed Chair of Gerontology, Associate Professor
  • Mandy Broussard, DNP, CRNA, APRN – Assistant Professor
  • Carolyn Buancore, MN, RN, CNE -- Assistant Professor, Skills Lab Coordinator 
  • Callie Dorn, DNP-A, CRNA, APRN – Assistant Professor

  • LaTonya Dorsey, DNP, RN, CNE - BSN Program Coordinator, Associate Professor 
  • Bronwyn Doyle, PhD, RN, CNE- Associate Dean of Undergraduate Nursing, Associate Professor
  •  Leon Gallow, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

  • Janice Hall, MSN, RN, CNRN – Instructor

  • Carla Harmon, PhD, RN – Associate Professor
  • Lauren Hollingsworth, MSN, RN - Assistant Professor
  • Paulette Johnson, DNP, APRN, AGNP-C, LNC - Associate Professor 
  • Tabitha Jones-Thomas, MSN, RN - SETH Strategy Team Leader and SON Simulation Coordinator, Assistant Professor
  • Kristin Martin, DNP, MSN, FNP-C, APRN - Assistant Professor, FNP Program Director   
  • Sandra Mathes, MSN, RN - Assistant Professor
  • Amit Mitra, PhD-Associate Professor
  • Belinda Munson, MSN, RN - Assistant Professor
  • Diane Amato Muscat, MSN, MA, RN, OCN - Instructor
  • Amanda Olinde, MSN, APRN, CNM - Assistant Professor
  • Amber Poirrier, MSNA, CRNA, APRN  -  Instructor
  • D. Cole Pourciau, DNP, CRNA, APRN - Assistant Professor
  • Christina Rochester, MSN, RN - Assistant Professor
  • Gayle Santos, MSN, RN, CEN – Assistant Professor

  • Valerie Schluter, PhD, RN - Associate Professor, Director of Quality Enhancement Plan  
  • Cindra Schneider, MSN, RN - Assistant Professor
  • William Schreiter, PhD - Research Director DNP-NA Program, Assistant Professor
  • Nicole Scott, MSN, RN – Instructor, Simulation Faculty Manager

  • Tanya Seward, MSN, APRN, AGNP-C - Assistant Professor
  • Francine Thomas, PhD, RN - Director of RN-BSN program, Associate Professor