Thirty-Second Annual Celebrate Nursing Banquet Nominations Open

Please join BRDNA celebrating nurses who remain at the forefront of advocating for patients, responding to community needs, and promoting professional growth and development.  Don’t miss this opportunity to nominate a registered nurse for the Celebrate Nursing Honoree award.   The awards will be presented during the banquet, May 3, 2021, to candidates who meet eligibility criteria. Read More

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Officers and Board Members

Baton Rouge District Nursing Association Board



President Yvonne Pellerin DNP, RN,NE-PC
President Elect Sheralyn Long MHI, BSN, RN
Vice-President Heather Runnels, MSN, RN
Corresponding Secretary Michelle Jeter, BSN, RN
Treasurer Patti Jackson, MSN, RN, CPHQ
Recording Secretary Nikki Honore, DNP (c), MSN, APRN-BC, CPN


Board Members:

Past President Lisa Deaton, BSN, RN
Professional Practice Rachel Tidwell, DNP, RN
Health Policy:              Valerie Schluter, Ph.D., RN
Membership Denise Hart, MSN, RN, CWOCN
Public Relations Alison Rone, BSN, RN
Nominating Committee Chair Charla Johnson, MSN, RN, ONC