Chair: Caitlin Stover, Assistant Professor UMass Dartmouth College of Nursing, Department Chair and Master’s Program Director
Vision: To effectively lead the GLMA Nursing Section members in advocating for the health of LGBTQ individuals, especially during this time of social and political disarray
Chair-Elect: Caroline Dorsen, Assistant Professor, New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing; Affiliated Investigator, Center for Drug Use and HIV Research (CDUHR)
Vision – to increase and diversify membership in the GLMA nursing section, and to create a strategic plan to ensure that our work to promote LGBTQ+ health equity continues.
Past Chair: Michael Johnson, Assistant Professor, University of Nevada Las Vegas
Vision – to promote a more healthy and compassionate environment for all. As a long-standing member and leader within GLMA Nursing, I am committed to supporting and advancing the organization. Our organization will create a legacy.
Recorder: Diane Verrochi, Nursing Faculty, University of Hartford
- Communicate what is going on in the GLMA Nursing Section to promote LGBTQ health equity;
- Promote ongoing discussion of current topics in LGBTQ health through our virtual journal club.
Budget Officer: Tracey Rickards, Assistant Professor /Embedded Clinician Researcher, Faculty of Nursing, University of New Brunswick
- Build on the strong Nursing Summit foundation to strive for bigger and better.
- Foster continued collaboration with a mighty group of dedicated GLMA Nurses.
Student Representative: Shannon Avery-Desmarais, MSN, AGPCNP-C, Doctoral Candidate, UMass Dartmouth
Vision: My vision as student advocate for the leadership team is to advance LGBTQ health equality through fostering student involvement in LGBTQ health research
GLMA Board Liaison: Laura Hein, Associate Professor, College of Nursing, University of South Carolina
Vision: Working closely with many of you awesome people as we continue to grow the Nursing Section
Web Management Team:
Left to Right: Diane Verrochi, Jessica Marsack, Tiffany Cook, Peggy Chinn