Affiliate Faculty

 Affiliate faculty make meaningful contributions to our teaching, research and practice mission through their expertise, interest, and motivation to work with our students and faculty.
Shari L. Dworkin, Dean, School of Nursing and Health Studies
Name Title Organization
June Altaras, RN, BSN, MN
Affiliate Instructor
Senior Vice President in Quality, Safety, and Nursing at Multicare 
Miae Aramori

Affiliate Instructor

Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department
Nancy Amidei
Affiliate Instructor
Social Justice Advocate, UW Retiree
Greta Anaman, MS, RN
Affiliate Instructor 
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Behavioral Health- UWMC
David Baure, RN, MN
Affiliate Instructor
UWB Alumni, Program Manager III Public Health- Seattle & King County
Bonnie Blachly, MN, RN, BSN Affiliate Instructor UWB Alumni, President/CEO at BLB Nurse Consulting Services; Parish Nurse at St. Mary Magdalen Parish; 
Lake Washington Technical College Advisory Board Co-Chair; Consultant at Bellevue College and LTC communities 
Karen Bowman, MN, RN, COHN-S
Affiliate Instructor
UWB Alumni, Karen Bowman & Associates, Inc.; Seattle King County Public
Health's Coalition of Healthcare Professionals to Reduce Firearm injury and Death
Tracy Brazg, PhD, MSW, MPH
Affiliate Instructor

Director of Operations, Center for Health Sciences Interprofessional Education
Ethics Consultant, UW Medical Center

Delilah Bruskas
Affiliate Instructor
Legal Nurse Consultant, Kaiser Permanente Peer-Reviewer for the Permanente Journal, and Nursing Professor and Team Leader at Tacoma Community College
Alex Cahana Affiliate Professor  Chief Medical Officer and EMEA Market Lead at ConsensysHealth; Blockchain Expert
for the UN/CEFACT, Economic Commission Europe; Advisor Global Blockchain
Ventures; Ark Investment 
Timothy Ehling, MN, RN
Affiliate Instructor
Director of Nursing, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Hospital; Director, Clinical Operations Integration
Damarys Espinoza
Affiliate Instructor
Community Engagement Manager at Public Health Seattle & King County 
Robin Fenn, Ph.D., LICSW Affiliate Instructor
Professor/Chair of Public Health at Bastyr University
Dale Fukura, MN, RN, APFNS
Affiliate Instructor
UWB Alumni, Member of International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN) 
Barbara Hyland-Hill, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Affiliate Instructor
Executive Advisory Board, Nurseweek Mountain West Edition
Tara James, RN, MN
Affiliate Instructor
Evergreen Hospital and Adjunct Faculty at Green River College
Deborah Kelly, MN, RN
Affiliate Instructor
Former Nursing Development Specialist II at Virginia Mason
Jefferson Ketchel, MA RS
Affiliate Instructor
Executive Director at Washington State Public Health Association; Adjunct Faculty at Bastyr University 
Michelle Kleisath
Affiliate Instructor
Equity and Social Justice Program at Shoreline Community College
Akiko Kondo, PhD, RN Affiliate Professor Professor, International Nursing Development, Graduate School of Health Sciences,
Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
Sue Kraemer
Affiliate Instructor
Tableau Software, Academic Programs Instructional Designer
Fred Langer, R.N., Esq.
Affiliate Instructor
Attorney/Partner at Nelson Langer Engle
Nancy Lee, MBA
Affiliate Instructor
Founder and President of Social Marketing Services, Inc. 
Salem Levesque
Affiliate Instructor
UWB Alumni, and Digital Learning Specialist at the University of Washington Bothell
James Lomen, MN, RN, CEN
Affiliate Instructor
UWB Alumni, Full and Part-time Sessional Instructor at Thompson Rivers University
Kammi Lopez
Affiliate Instructor
King County Public Health Adult Nurse Practitioner
Kristina Mayer, Ed.D.
Affiliate Instructor
Altruist Partners:
Accelerate performance, growth and impact of nonprofits and social enterprises around the world; 
Washington State Charter School Commission;

Chimacum School District Board of Directors

Dana Nelson-Peterson, DNP, MN, RN, NE-A, BC
Affiliate Instructor
UWB Alumni, Vice President, Nursing, Associate Chief Nursing Officer at Virginia Mason Medical Center
Ellen Noel, MN, RN, CPHQ
Affiliate Instructor
Senior Transformation Sensei at Virginia Mason Institute 
Jodilyn Owen, LM, CPM Affiliate Instructor Clinical Director at Rainier Valley Community Clinic; WA State Midwifery COVID-19 Response Coalition
Leadership Team 
Julie Planchon Wolf
Affiliate Instructor
Member of Medical Library Association; Research & Instruction/Nursing & Health Studies Librarian UW Bothell
Hallie Pritchett, MPH
Affiliate Instructor
Community Partnerships Manager at WithinReach; Public Health Program, Lake Washington Institute of Technology 
Elayne Puzan 
Affiliate Instructor
PhD, Nursing, UW Retiree
Jason Smith
Affiliate Instructor
Senior Policy Fellow at Corporation for a Skilled Workforce
Nancy Simcox
Affiliate Instructor
Corporation for a Skilled Workforce, former Dean of Health Sciences and Public Safety at Everett Comm. College
Myduc L. Ta
Affiliate Instructor
Epidemiologist II Public Health - Seattle & King County 
Charleen Tachibana, DNP, MN, RN, FAAN Affiliate Assistant Professor Senior Vice President at Virginia Mason Medical Center 
Lisa Taylor-Swanson, PhD, MAcOM, LAc
Affiliate Instructor
Assistant Professor, University of Utah College of Nursing 
Louise Terry Affiliate Assistant Professor Lead of the Workplace Innovation and Professional Education Research Group
within London South Bank University's Centre for Applied Research in Improvement and
Innovation in Health and Social Care (CApRII)
Tyler Watson, PhD, MPH
Affiliate Instructor
Prevention Research and Evaluation Manager, Washington State Health Care Authority
Claude Weedon, RN, MN, CEN, CCRN
Affiliate Instructor
UWB Alumni, American Association of Critical Care Nurses; Emergency Nurse Association
Kim Williams, MS, RN
Affiliate Instructor
Chief Executive Officer at Providence Northwest Service Area
Anna Winquist, MN, RN
Affiliate Instructor
UWB Alumni, and Forensic Nurse