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Past Honorees | BNAofGWDCA

Past Honorees


  • 2023: The Forty Third Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year Honoree – Mourine Evans, MS, RN
  • 2022: The Forty Second Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year Honoree – Winslow Woodland, MSN,RN
  • 2021: The Forty First Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year Honoree – Meedie Bardonille, BSN, RN, PCCN-K, FCN
  • 2020: The Fortieth Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year Honoree – Sharon W. Lewis, DHA,CPM, RN-BC
  • 2019: The Thirty Ninth Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year Honoree – Phyllis Sharps, PhD, RN,FAAN
  • 2018: The Thirty Eighth Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year Honoree – Martinious Handy, MSN, RN
  • 2017: The Thirty Seventh Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year Honoree – Cynthia Edwards, BSN, RN
  • 2016: The Thirty Sixth Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year Honoree – Pier Broadnax, PhD, RN
  • 2015: The Thirty Fifth Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year Honoree – Crystal L. Scott, MSN, RN-BC
  • 2014: The Thirty Fourth Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year Honoree – Juanita Hall, BSN, RN
  • 2013: The Thirty Third Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year Honoree – Janice Johnson, BSN, RN-BC
  • 2012: The Thirty Second Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year Honoree – Ottamissiah “Missy” Moore, LPN, BS, WCC, CLNI, CHPLN, GC, CSD-LTC
  • 2011: The Thirty First Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year: “Empowering Seniors Through Education and Access to Community Resources” Honoree - Karen Scipio- Skinner, RN, MSN
  • 2010: The Thirtieth Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year: “Integrating Health Care Reform: Challenges for Nursing” Honoree – Eva Stephens, DNP, APRN- BC
  • 2009: The Twenty-Ninth Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year: “The HIV/AIDS Epidemic: The Challenge for Nursing”. Honoree - Beatrice Adderley- Kelly, PhD, RN
  • 2008: The Twenty-Eighth Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year: “Health/Health Care Policy: Nurses on the Forefront of Change” Honoree – Barbara S. Scott, RN, MSN, CNA
  • 2007: The Twenty-Seventh Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year: “Spirituality and the Impact on Health” Honoree – Connie Webster, RN, PhD
  • 2006: The Twenty-Sixth Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year: “Promoting Improved Patient Health Outcomes by Integrating Nursing Education, Research and Practice” Honoree – Gwendolyn E. Johnson, RNC, BS, RN
  • 2005: The Twenty-Fifth Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year: “Clinical Nursing Practices To Improve Patient Outcomes” Honoree – Veronica A. Clarke-Tasker, PhD, MBA, MPH, RN
  • 2004: The Twenty-Fourth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse: “Research Based Evidence for Successful Aging” Honoree – M. Elizabeth Carnegie, DPA, RN, FAAN
  • 2003: The Twenty-Third Annual Salute to a Black Nurse: “Emerging Health Threats: Nursing Solutions in a New Era” Honoree – Dorothy L. Powell, Ed.D., RN, FAAN
  • 2002: The Twenty-Second Annual Salute to a Black Nurse: “Technology: Building Skills for Nursing Science” Honoree – Velma Henderson, MSN, RN
  • 2001: The Twenty-First Annual Salute to a Black Nurse Honoree – Margaret Pemberton, AA, RN
  • 2000: The Twentieth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse: “Capital Ideas …Monumental Solutions: Nursing in the 21st Century” Honoree – Audrey C. Drake, MSN, RN, CNAAC
  • 1999: The Nineteenth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse: “Facilitating Healthy Lifestyles: Achieving Healthy People 2010 Goals” Honoree – Anna R. McClain, MSN, RN
  • 1998: The Eighteenth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse: “The Heart and Soul of Healing: A Journey to Health” Honoree – Donna Rae Richardson, JD, RN
  • 1997: The Seventeenth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse: “Business and Community: Essential Partners for Health” Honoree – Jacquelyn R.Campbell, MSN, RN, CPNP
  • 1996: The Sixteenth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse: “Meeting The Challenge of Change Through Collaboration” Honoree – Mary S. Harper, Ph.D., RN, FAAN
  • 1995: The Fifteenth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse: “Protecting and Promoting the Health of African American Women and Children” Honoree – Patricia Clarke Tompkins, MS, RN
  • 1994: The Fourteenth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse: “Preparing for the Restructured Health Care System” Honoree – Barbara J. Hatcher, Ph.D., RN
  • 1993: The Thirteenth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse: “Strengthening the African American Family: A Strategy for Reducing Violence in Black Communities” Honoree – Margie Scott Word, AAS, RN
  • 1992: The Twelfth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse: “Year 2000: The Challenge Promoting Health and Protecting Wellness” Honoree – Carolyn Peoples Veiga, Ph.D., RN
  • 1991: The Eleventh Annual Salute to a Black Nurse: “Two Decades of Progress – But Challenges Ahead” Honoree – Bernardine M. Lacey, Ed.D., RN, FAAN
  • 1990: The Tenth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse: “Expanding Access to Health Care” Honoree – Col. (Ret.) Margaret E. Bailey, BA, RN
  • 1989: The Ninth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse Honoree – Gwendolyn Y. Webster, MSN, RN, CNAA
  • 1988: The Eighth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse Honoree – Johnella Banks, D.N.SC., RN
  • 1987: The Seventh Annual Salute to a Black Nurse Honoree – Brenda Smitherman Cherry, Ph.D., RN
  • 1986: The Sixth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse Honoree – Geraldine A. Feaster, MSN, RN, CNA
  • 1985: The Fifth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse Honoree – Brig. Gen (Ret.) Clara Adams-Ender, MSN, RN, NMAS
  • 1984: The Fourth Annual Salute to a Black Nurse Honoree – Brig. Gen (Ret.) Hazel Johnson-Brown, Ph.D., RN, FAAN
  • 1983: The Third Annual Salute to a Black Nurse Honoree – Ida Cammon Robinson, MSN, RN
  • 1982: The Second Annual Salute to a Black Nurse Honoree – Lillian E. Wade, MSN, RN
  • 1981: The First Annual Salute to a Black Nurse Honoree – Vernice Ferguson, MA, RN, FAAN, FRCN

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