Nursing Advisory Boards

Community Advisory Board

Showcasing that the activities of IU Fort Wayne School of Nursing do not end at the doors of our world-class facility.  We engage the community and access resources in our region to inform the direction of our future and enhance the health of others.  This is of paramount significance in our strategic goals to provide the highest quality nurses to our community, region, and nation.  


Michelle Collins-Austin, MD



Parkview Health

Zac Compton

Race Director


Anita Doctor, FNP-BC

Living Luke’s Legacy

Marsha Haffner, MS Ed


Director of Clinical Services

Cancer Services

Susan Halley, MS, NP-C

Co-Owner ECS

Extended Care Specialists, Inc.

Rochelle Johnson

Nurse Practitioner

External Advisory Board

The External Board of Advisors is charged to advise the Associate Dean of the IUSON-FW on strategic priorities, connect with the IUSON-FW’s constituents and counsel the Associate Dean on philanthropy in support of the School’s mission. The Board meets twice a year fall and spring. Each board advisory member is appointed to a three-year term. 


John Addo, MD, FACP

Lutheran Health Physicians

Judy Boerger, MBA, MSN, RN, NEA-BC

Chief Nursing Executive at Parkview Health

Paula Bostwick, MSN, RN, CENP

Vice President of Behavioral Health and Hospital Services at Parkview Health

Joseph Cohen, J.D.

Partner at Barrett Law

Janet Deatrick, Ph.D., RN, FAAN

Professor Emerita of Nursing at University of Pennsylvania

D’Andrae Douse, MD

Parkview Health

Ryan P. Gebfert, DMD

Gebfert Family Dentistry

Reverend Dr. Timothy Lake

Senior Pastor at Union Baptist Church

Johnathan Liechty, MBA, BSN, RN-BC

Manager of Clinical Staff Development at Parkview Health

Angie Logan, BSN, MSN

Chief Nursing Officer at Lutheran Hospital

Rick Partin

Owner of Web Graphics, Inc.

Lorenzo Suter (Chair), Ph.D., BSN, MHA

CEO of Dupont Hospital

Renetta Williams

Executive Director of Health Visions