Board of Directors

Barbara Croney, BS, CCRP
VP Research & Education
Samaritan Health Services

Jesika S. Gavilanes, MA
OHSU Simulation Operations Manager
Oregon Health & Science University

Paula Gubrud-Howe, EdD, RN, FAAN
Associate Professor
Oregon Health & Science University

Candace K. Hamilton, NRE, MTP
Deputy Director, EMS & Trauma Systems
Public Health Division, Portland, OR

Jamie Kennel, MS, NREMT-P
Chair, Emergency Medical Services
Oregon Health Sciences University

Angel Kinzig, MSN, RNC-OB, C-EFM
Labor & Delivery & Staff Dev. Specialist
Rogue Valley Medical Center

Douglas Leonard, MD
Neonatologist
Sacred Heart M.C., Springfield, OR

Huy Nguyen, RN, BSN, CHSE
Regional Simulation Nurse Consultant
KPNW Center for Innovative Medical Sim

Stephanie Nonas, MD
Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
Assistant Prof of Medicine, OHSU

Mary Oakes, MSN, RN
Simulation Program Director
University of Portland

R. Serene Perkins, MD, FACS
Director of Surgical & Clinical Research
Legacy Health System

Wesley E. Rippey, MD
General & Vascular Surgery
Adventist Medical Center

John Saito, MPH, EMT-P
Dean of Health Professions
Portland Community College

Adrienne Watson, MSN, RN-BC
System Director, Clinical Education
PeaceHealth

Dieter Zimmer
Executive Director
Northwest Simulation Alliance