KCON Advisory Board

The Kirkhof College of Nursing Advisory Board serves in an advisory capacity to the Dean and the College of Nursing, providing counsel on strategic and policy-related matters to enhance the quality and reputation of the College.

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Kathy Chapman

Chief Clinical Officer

Allegan General Hospital

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Cris Kutzli

Challenge Scholars Program Director

Grand Rapids Community Foundation

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Denise Evans

Project Coordinator, Strong Beginnings

Spectrum Health



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Ron Jimmerson

President & Co-founder

Seeds of Promise

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Maureen Kirkwood

Executive Director

Health Net of West Michigan

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Mary Menchinger

Community Representative

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Jose Orozco

Community School Coordinator Supervisor

Kent School Services Network

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Kurt Reppart

Executive Director

The Other Way Ministries

Kathryn Speeter

Kathryn Speeter, DNP, APRN

Nurse Practitioner

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services

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Ruth Stegeman

Community Representative


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Hattie Tinney (Board Chair)

Deputy Executive Director

Grand Rapids Housing Commission

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Melodee Vanden Bosch

Assistant Professor

Kirkhof College of Nursing

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