KNA Education & Research Cabinet - CE Planner

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 Education & Research Cabinet—CE Planner
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Laura Dempsey Riddle, MSN, RN

Present Position: Retired
Area of Expertise: Staff Development, Clinical and Academic
Education: BSN and MSN University of Kentucky College of Nursing
Professional Organizational Activities: Past president, treasurer and historian, KNA Bluegrass Chapter

Statement: I seek this position to actively support our profession of nursing through the collective efforts of the Kentucky Nurses Association.  Specific to this support is my 40+ years of practice.  Receiving my BSN and MSN from the University of Kentucky, I chose adult acute care as my clinical area and my functional area as education.  During my career, I served as a professor of nursing at Midway College and staff development specialist at UK Healthcare where I received certification in nursing professional development.  If elected, I will do my utmost to promote continuing professional development for nurses and ensure the highest quality of continuing education offerings.
Jennifer Jo Shoemake, EdD, MSN, RN
  Present Position: Professor of Nursing 
Type of Position: Educator 
Area of Expertise: Nursing Education 
Education: University of Kentucky—EdD; Western Kentucky University—MSN; Western Kentucky University— BSN; Western Kentucky University—ASN 
Professional Organizational Activities: Member of KNA REACH 
Chapter; served as a member of the Professional Practice and Advocacy Cabinet-Education Role since 2014; recently elected as the membership assistant for the REACH Chapter 
Statement: My name is Jennifer Shoemake and I have been employed as a Professor of Nursing at Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College since 2003. My campaign goal is to stimulate high standards of nursing practice and promote the advancement of the nursing profession.