Our Faculty and Staff

California Nurses Educational Institute has a committed staff of highly accredited faculty and staff members with degrees and certifications in Nursing, Phlebotomy, and Administration.

Administration:

J. Ramon Villanueva
President/CEO

Mark Hecht
Vice-President/CFO

Todd Huff
Placement, Student Services

Edwina Dirk
Admissions CNA, HHA, Phlebotomy, Director

Teresa Daniel Santamaria
Administrative Assistant

Bridget Baumgartner
Administrative Assistant

 

 

 

Faculty

Cynthia Adams, VN
Concorde Career Institute
VN Instructor

Helen Alexander, RN
CA. State University, Los Angeles
VN Instructor

Laura Alvarez, LVN
VN  College of the Desert
CNA Instructor

Noel Aralquez, LVN, CPT
LVN  California Nurses Educational Inst.
CPT  California Nurses Educational Inst.
Phlebotomy Coordinator/Instructor

Amanda Azar, LVN
California Nurses Educational Institute
CNA Instructor

Anjela Bavaro-Ricci, LVN
AS, VN  Palo Verde College
Clinical Coordinator
VN Instructor

Jefford B. Billington, RN
AS, RN  Regents College
BS California Polytechnic University
VN Instructor

Edwina Dirk, RN
RN  New England Baptist School of Nursing
LVN Instructor, CNA and HHA, Phlebotomy Program Director

Carrie C. Eley, RN, MSN, FNP-BC
RN-AS Pacific Union College, Angwin CA
MSN-University of Phoenix
MPH Health Administration, Loma Linda University.

Tanya Gwin, RN, MSN
Grand Canyon University, Phoenix AZ
VN Instructor

Darla Harmon, LVN
VN-Pacific Coast College-Santa Ana, CA
BS-Psychology-Ashford University, San Diego CA
MA-Psychology-U. of the Rockies-Colorado Springs, CO
VN Instructor

Tracy A. Hefner, LVN
VN-Copper Mountain College-Joshua Tree, CA
CNA Instructor

Charles Morrison, RN, MSN
MSN- California State University, Los Angeles
LVN Program Director

Jeffrey Reinhold, LVN
California Nurses Educational Institute
CNA Instructor

Suzanne Schroeder-Johnson, RN
RN-Bellin College of Nursing, Green Bay, WI
CNA Instructor

Stephan M. Scoggins, PhD, MPH, RN
RN-AS L.A. Southwest College, Los Angeles, CA
MPH Public Health, Univ. of Oklahoma, OK
PhD. Public Health, Columbia State Univ.

Bridget Sullenger, LVN, B.A., M.A.
VN  Willoughby-Eastlake School of Nursing, Willoughby, OH
B.A.- Cleveland State University
M.A. Ursuline College, Pepper Pike, OH

Catherine Warren, LVN
VN Lynwood Vocational Nursing School
CHT, CNA Instructor