Board of Directors

Executive Board

President (2018-2020)  
Joan Hlinomaz MS, BSN, RN, NCSN
Licensed School Nurse
Kettering City School District
president@oasn.org

President Elect (2018-2020)
Rohnda McCloskey BSN, RN
Licensed School Nurse
Canton City School District

Vice President (2017-2019)  
Dawn Abbott BSN, MEd, RN, NCSN
Licensed School Nurse  
Dayton Public School District

Secretary (2018-2020)
Kathy Strasser BSN, MS, RN, NCSN
Licensed School Nurse
Norwood City School District

Treasurer (2017-2021)  
Betina Irwin, RN, BA, NCSN
Licensed School Nurse
Kettering City School District 

NASN Representative (2017-2021)      
Kate King MSN, BSN, RN
Licensed School Nurse
Columbus City Schools
nasnrep@oasn.org


Executive Director
Dzidra Brown MEd, MSN, RN, LSN
Licensed School Nurse
executivedirector7209@gmail.com

Regional Representatives

Representative-At-Large (2018-2020)
Dawn Delmoro BSN, MSN, RN
Licensed School Nurse
Cloverleaf Local School District

Central (2016-2018) 

Deborah Strouse BSN, MEd, RN, NCSN
Licensed School Nurse
Columbus Public Schools 

Northeast (2018-2020)  
Tracy Edwards MSN, RN, NCSN
Licensed School Nurse
School Health Services at Akron Children's Hospital


Northwest (2016-2018)
Rhea Jagodzinski M.Ed., BSN, RN  
Licensed School Nurse
ESC Lake Erie West  
 
Southeast (2018-2020)
Angie Lewis BSN, RN 
Licensed School Nurse 


Southwest (2016-2018)  
Diane Miller BSN, MEd, RN 
Licensed School Nurse  
Dayton Public Schools

Strategic Committees

Advocacy Committee
    Chair 
Joan Hlinomaz MS, BSN, RN, NCSN
    Legislative Policy Adviser  Debra Stoner MSN BSN RN NCSN

Public Relations Committee
     Chair Therese Upperman BSN, RN, LSN, NCSN

Membership  Committee 
Chair Susan Inscore M.Ed., BSN, RN, NCSN

Conference Committee 
Chair
Dawn Abbott BSN, MEd, RN, NCSN

Professional Practice Committee
      Chair Kimberly Stanislo MSN, APRN, LSN, CPNP
      Education Rep Kimberly Stanislo MSN APRN LSN CPNP
      Administration Rep OPEN
      Research Rep Candi Hendershot PhD MS MA NCSN FASHA
      EBP Rep
Jeanie Bochenek DNP, RN, NCSN, LSN

Standing Committees

CE Providership
     Chair/Primary Planner Gabi Karpowicz, MA, BSN, RN  
        In-Training: Dzidra Brown MEd, MSN, RN, LSN

Education and Research Endowment Advisory Committee
Chair
Deborah Strouse BSN, MEd, RN, NCSN 
       Endowment Rep Norma Nikkola MS BS RN FNASN
       Awards Rep Mary Massey MEd RN NCSN

Finance Committee  
    Chair Betina Irwin BA, RN, NCSN

Nominations Committee  
     Chair Rohnda McCloskey BSN, RN

Special Committee Representatives

American Academy of Pediatrics  
Gabi Karpowicz, MA, BSN, RN, LSN  
     
Ohio Action for Healthy Kids (OAFHK)  
Kim Stanislo, MS, RN, LSN, CPNP
      
Buckeye Healthy School Alliance  
Kim Stanislo, MS, RN, LSN, CPNP
    
Immunization Advocacy Network of Ohio (IANO)  
Eva Garchar, MS, RN, NCSN, LSN

Children’s Oral Health Action Team (COHAT)  
Ginny Black, MPH, BSN, RN, LSN

Voices for Ohio's Children and Ohio School Based Health Center Alliance
Dawn Delmoro, RN, LSN  
     
NBCSN State Liaison 
Dawn Abbott  
     
Ohio Department of Health  
Ann Connelly  MSN, RN, NCSN, LSN
      
Ohio Adolescent Health Partnership  
Cindy Zellefrow DNP, M.Ed., RN, LSN, APHN-BC  

Ohio Nurses Association (ONA)  
Gabi Karpowicz, MA, BSN, RN, LSN