Executive Board & Leadership

2024 Executive Board

Betsy Looney

BSN, RN, NCSN

VASN President

Na Keisha White

MSN-PH, RN, NCSN

VASN President-Elect

Jennifer Bliven

BSN, RNC-OB, NCSN, MPA, MBA

VASN Secretary

Paula Nichols

BSN, RN, NCSN

VASN Treasurer

Hope Luong

MSN, RN, NCSN

NASN Director

Angela Moore

MBA, BSN, RN, NCSN, CDDN

Past President


2024 Consultants

TBD

Virginia Department of Education
School Health Specialist/Consultant

Joanna Pitts

BSN, RN, NCSN, CNOR

Virginia Department of Education
School Health Specialist/Consultant


If you are interested in pursuing a role as an elected officer or know of someone who might be, please submit a nomination by completing the form below.

VASN Elected Officer Nomination Form

Send in the nomination with a brief bio-sketch to Gina Bellamy, AngelaMooreVASN@gmail.com


2024 Leadership Team

2024 Elected Executive Board

President: Elizabeth (Betsy) Looney

President-Elect: Na Keisha White

Secretary: Jennifer Bliven

Treasurer: Paula Nichols

NASN Director: Hope Luong

Past-President: Angela Moore

2024 Committee Chairs

Administrative Nursing SIG Chair: Christine Harper
Conference Committee Co-Chairs: Tammy Moody & Robin Gilbert
Continuing Education: Colette Hokana & Nancy Kokulis
Diabetes Council Representative: Rebecca Heck
Finance Committee Co-Chairs: LaDona Roddy, Sonji Williams

Historian & Remembrance Chair: Karen McDaniel

Legislative Advocacy Chair: Betsy Looney

Liaison Virginia Oral Health: Lisa Delp & Susan Lewis

Licensed Practical Nurse SIG Chair: Ashley Shepherd & Christin Miller

Membership Chair: Jodi Bobbitt

NBCSN Co-Chairs: Jodi Bobbitt & Stefani Lalairi

Newsletter Chair: Bernadette Berset & Andrea Locklear

Parliamentarian: Vickie Southall

PIPSN SIG Chair: Heather Felty

Professional Issues Chair: Rene Pettit

Remembrance Chair: Karen McDaniel

Research/Data Chair: Erin Maughan

Resolution & Policy Chair: Alejandra Wilmer
SCHNIC Representative: Tracy White

School Nurse Day Chair: Vacant

Social Media Chair: Elizabeth Barbolla

Special Needs SIG Chair: Virginia Hall
Student Nurse SIG Chair: Krista Leichner

Technology Chairs: Angela Moore, Jennifer Bliven & Karrell Smith
VA EMS for School Children Chair: Christine Harper
VHSL Representative: Heather Snyder

Ways and Means Co-Chairs: Jessica Futrell & Shea Pugh



2024 Regional Directors/Co-Directors

Region I: Karrell Smith & Na Keisha White

Region II: Heather Loushe & LaDona Roddy

Region III: Colette Hokana & Alejandra Wilmer

Region IV: Stefani Lalairi & Rene Pettit 

Region V: Vickie Southall

Region VI: Tom Doss & Misty Jones

Region VII: Paula Nichols & Gretchen Robinson

Region VIII: Tammy Moody & Deborah Steed