Southwest Ohio School Nurses Association

Southwest Ohio School Nurse Association

Welcome to SWOSNA!

A good nurse shares comfort, compassion & caring without a prescription – T. Guillemets

Our Mission

Elevate the quality of school nursing and provide leadership for the delivery of quality health programs for all Southwestern Ohio school children.

SWOSNA has membership with representation from seventeen southwestern Ohio counties: Adams I Auglaize I Brown I Butler I Clark I Clermont I Clinton I Darke I Greene I Hamilton I Highland I Mercer I Miami I Montgomery I Preble I Shelby I Warren.

Message from our President

As fall approaches, we are all settling into our new school year, and checking off our to do lists. It is a good time to make sure we have access to all the resources that are available to us.
Make sure you are signed up for the NASN All Member Forum Digest, The Ohio Forum Digest and the ODH newsletter:

Important dates to remember:
10/15 Immunization Reports due to the State
10/26 SWOSNA General Meeting and CEU’s (registration information coming soon)

I would like to welcome president-elect, Jennifer Hesselbrock, we are so excited you have
joined our board and look forward to working with you.

We all look forward to another great school year

Tracy Heinecke, RN, LSN

Board and Committees

Board Members

President - Tracy Heinecke (

President Elect - Jennifer Hesselbrock (

Past President - Heidi Sandlin (

Secretary - Alicia Thompson (

Treasurer - Betina Irwin (

OASN Representative Julie Ferron (

Committee Members

Membership- - Lisa Montgomery- position is open to be filled

Public Relations - position open

Webmaster – position open 

Historian - position open

Ways & Means - Lisa Connelly (