April Sims - Community Partner Award
The granddaughter of Louisiana sharecroppers and the daughter of a single mother, April Sims has seen the power of unions to change lives.
Doug Brant - Marguerite Cobb Public Health/Community Health Nurse Award
May we all carry forward, in our nursing profession, the love, professionalism and dedication that Doug Brant practiced.
Jacob Garcia - Joanna Boatman Staff Nurse Leadership Award
Jacob Garcia's roots in activism are deep. He grew up with a grandmother who helped organize migrant workers in California alongside Cesar Chavez.
Dawn Marick - Honorary Recognition Award
Dawn Marick has done so much for nurses and patients in southwest Washington.
Vee Sutherlin - Honorary Recognition Award
Vee Sutherlin has truly served the profession of nursing in bedside nursing, education and leadership.
Lynnette Vehrs - American Nurses Association Honorary Membership Pin
Lynnette Vehrs has worked tirelessly to advance the nursing profession in Washington state and beyond.
Sally Budack - Excellence in Practice Award
Sally Budack is committed to improving nursing practices and patient safety. If she is not answering your texts, she is out riding her motorcycle.
Albert Munanga - Leadership and Management Award
Albert Munanga is a servant-based leader who empowers nursing colleagues and non-nursing professionals at all career stages.
Christina Nyirati - Nurse Educator Award
Christina Nyirati has shaped the nursing program’s emphasis on cultural inclusivity with particular sensitivity to the Native communities from which it draws many of its students.