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Board of Consultors

The Villanova University M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing established its Board of Consultors in 2007. The Board serves in an advisory capacity to the Dean of the College and provides an external perspective on matters that affect the nursing profession, the College and its strategic direction. Members of the Board include College and University alumni, parents, and nursing, health care and business leaders.

Current Members of the Board of Consultors


Dee Adams ’86 BSN, P ’21 
Medical Technology Investor and Wellness Advocate

Paula M. Agosto ’85 BSN
Senior Vice President and System Chief Nursing Officer, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia 

Steve Barnes '92 VSB
Chief Financial Officer, Accolade, Inc.

William Benvenuto ’87 CLAS
Vice President, Legal Affairs and Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer, Travere Therapeutics, Inc.

Bob Bosse '86 VSB, P ‘25
Executive Director, J.P. Morgan

VICE CHAIR: Donald Creamer ’70 VSB, ‘12 P
Retired President and CEO, Susquehanna Health System

CHAIR EMERITA: Pamela DeCampli ’88 MSN
Owner, PJ Coaching Consulting Services; Retired Senior Vice President, Kirby Bates Associates, Inc.

John Flamma, MD ’82 CLAS
Retired Emergency Medicine Physician, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center 

Fred Flynn
Founder, Susan D. Flynn Oncology Nursing Development Program

CHAIR: Dorrie Fontaine ’72 BSN, ‘12P
Sadie Heath Cabaniss Professor of Nursing and Dean Emerita, University of Virginia School of Nursing

Ruth Frey '81 BSN, P '16                                                                                                Vice President, Global Strategy and Business Development, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Margaret Robins Garrett, JD ’72 BSN, ‘07P, ‘15P
Retired Vice President of Risk Management and Chief Legal Counsel, Johns Hopkins Medical System

Sandra Myers Gomberg, DNP,  ’85 BSN, ’90 MSN
President, SLG-REG, LLC

Nicole Blanche Guerin, JD ’88 BSN
Vice President of Global Claims, AXIS Capital

Donna S. Havens ’83 MSN
Connelly Endowed Dean and Professor, Villanova University M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing

Michael Howley '18P, '20P, '23P
Retired Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing, Abiomed, Inc.

Christina Larson Kelly ’74 BSN
Owner and Principal, Larson Financial Planning, Inc.

Gerard LaRocca ‘14P, ‘20P
Retired Managing Director and Chief Administrative Officer, Americas Barclays

John Lloyd ‘20P
Retired Co-Chief Executive Officer, Hackensack Meridian Health 

Heather Major
Executive Director, Independence Blue Cross Foundation

John Mastrocola '87 VSB, '16P, '16P, '21P
Retired Director of Regional Operations, Central Region, Generations Healthcare; Commander, USNR (Ret.)

James Mayhall ’93 CLAS, ‘23P, ‘25P
Managing Director, Main Line Equity Partners

Gloria McNeal PhD ’70 FCN
Associate Vice President for Community Affairs in Health, National University

Elizabeth Carrott Minnigh                                                                                              Tax Attorney, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney

Maryalice Morro ’83 BSN, '19 DNP
President, Maryalice Morro, LLC; Retired Director, Carl Vinson VA Medical Center; Captain, USN (Ret.)

Rosie Patterson
Vice President, Sales North America Laerdal Medical Corporation

Margaret Shull ’16 CLAS, ’17 BSN
Sedation Medicine/Radiology, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Daniel Tropeano ’92 CLAS
Senior Vice President and General Manager, Optum Rx

Susan VonNessen Scanlin ’87 BSN
Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs, Temple University College of Public Health

Kelly Ann Zazyczny ’94 BSN, ’11 MSN
System Nurse Manager of Vascular Access Nursing Services and Bryn Mawr Hospital Inpatient Pediatrics, Main Line Health