Press - January 26th, 2018


For Immediate Release
Media Contact:
Dr. Debra A. Toney
National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations (NCEMNA) Elects New Officers
NCEMNA is pleased to announce its newly elected Officers

Debra A. Toney, PhD, RN, FAAN, President, Director of Quality Management, Nevada Health Centers, Las Vegas, NV.

Angie Millan, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, FAAN, Vice President, Director, Children’s Medical Services, County of Los Angeles Department of Health, Los Angeles, CA.

Leticia C. Hermosa, JD, PhD, RN, Secretary, Law Office of Leticia Hermosa, Esq., Boston, MA.

The remaining officers and board members are: Elizabeth W. Gonzalez, PhD, APRN-BC, Vice President; Sandy Littlejohn, MA, BSN, RN, Treasurer; Patricia T. Alpert, DrPh, MSN, APRN, RNP-BC, PNP-BC, CE, FAANP; Alona Angosta, PhD, APRN, FNP, NP-C; Jennifer Kawi, PhD, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, CNE; Anabell Castro-Thompson, MSN, RN, ANP-C; Norma Graciela Cuellar, PhD, RN, FAAN; Armando Riera, MSN, RN, APRN-BC; Lisa Martin, PhD, RN, PHN, AHN-BC; Misty Wilke Condif, PhD, MS, RN; Lillian Tom-Orme, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN; Eric J. Williams DNP, RN, CNE, FAAN; Lola Denise Jefferson, BSN, RNC, CVRN; Birthale Archie, DNP, RN; Dino Doliente, MBA, BSN, RN; Madelyn Yu, MSN, RN; Mila C. Velasquez, MN, RN, Immediate Past President; Betty Smith Williams, DrPH, RN, FAAN, President Emerita.

Facts about the National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations
The National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations is comprised of five national ethnic nurse associations:

Asian American/ Pacific Islander Nurses Association (AAPINA)
National Alaska Native American Indian Nurses Association (NANAINA)
National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN)
National Black Nurses Association (NBNA)
Philippine Nurses Association of America (PNAA)

The NCEMNA mission is to: “Be the unified body advocating for equity and justice in healthcare.
“Celebrating 20 years of Service National and International”