Saint Anthony College of Nursing - Faculty and Administration

Take some time to meet our highly qualified and dedicated team!


College Administration 

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    Sandie Soldwisch, PhD, APN, ANP-BC College President

    BSN, Lewis University
    MSN, University of Wisconsin - Madison
    PhD, University of Wisconsin - Madison
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    Beth M. Carson, EdD, RN, CNE
    Dean for Undergraduate Affairs

    BSN, Viterbo College
    MS, Northern Illinois University
    EdD, Northern Illinois University
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    Nancy Sanders, MBA 
    Associate Dean for Support Services
    BA, Western Illinois University
    MBA, Cardinal Stritch University
    DBA(ABD) Argosy University
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    Shannon Lizer, PhD, APN, FNP-BC 
    Dean, Graduate Affairs & Research
    ADN, Rock Valley College
    BSN, Northern Illinois University
    MSN, University of Illinois - Chicago
    FNP, Rush University
    PhD, Rush University
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    Heather Klepitsch,  MLIS
    Director, Learning Resource Center
    BA, Miami University
    MLIS, University of Wisconsin - Madison


Undergraduate Faculty 


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    Teresa Allen, MS, RN 

    Areas of Expertise:
    • Pediatrics

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    Susan Baylor, MSN, RN, NCSN, CNE
    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Expertise:
    • School Nursing
    • Community Health
    • Nursing Education

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    Ellen Bonner, PhD, APN, CCRN
    Assistant Professor
    Areas of Expertise:
    • Neonatal ICU
    • Pediatric Cardiology & ICU
    • Mother/baby
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    Beth Carson, EdD, RN, CNE
    Clinical Professor

    Areas of Expertise:
    • Nursing Education
    • Faith community/parish nursing
    • Medical-surgical nursing
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    Lori Compton, BSEd, MSN, RN

    Areas of Expertise:
    • Intensive care adult patient
    • Flight Nursing
    • Emergency care

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     Mary Jo Frichtl, MSN, RN, CNE
    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Expertise:
    • Maternal/newborn nursing care
    • Cultural/spiritual nursing care
    • Health Assessment

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    Nancy Hunziker, MSN, FNP-BC, CAPA

    Areas of Expertise:
    • Medical/Surgical
    • Telemetry
    • Ambulatory Care

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    Christine Lepianka, MSN, RN
    Clinical Assistant Professor

    Areas of Expertise:
    • Perinatal nursing
    • Neonatal Intensive Care
    • Pediatrics

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    Grant McNall, MS, RN

    Areas of Expertise:
    • Mental Health nursing
    • Hospice nursing
    • Private Duty

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    Dawn Mosher, MS, RN,
    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Expertise:
    • General medical/surgical
    • Burn /trauma ICU

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    Susan Newberg, MS, MBA-HCM, RN
    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Expertise:
    • Oncology
    • End of life and palliative care
    • Gastroenterology

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    Heidi Penney, MSN, RN

    Areas of Expertise:
    • Simulation
    • Adult learning theory

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    Dauphne Sims, PhD, APN, CNS
    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Expertise:
    • Quality case management
    • Medical surgical
    • Public Health

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    Miaake Slayton, MSN, RN

    Areas of Expertise:
    • Pediatrics

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    Helena Stanaitis, MS, RN
    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Expertise:
    • Community and PMH
    • Health Assessment in nursing
    • Cultural and Spirituality in nursing

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    Mary Westerman, MSN, RN
    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Expertise:
    • Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
    • Psychopharmacology
    • Therapeutic Relationships

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    Erin Wojewodzki, MSN, RN

    Areas of Expertise:
    • Pediatrics
    • Neonatal Intensive Care
    • Post-surgical Nursing

Graduate Faculty

Adjunct Faculty 


  •  ALissa Althoff, MSN, RN
     Adjunct Instructor

  • Lori Anderson, DNP, APN, CRNA
    Adjunct Assistant Professor
  •  Marilyn Balch, MS, APN, FNP-BC
     Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • Susan Black, MS, RN, CNE
    Assistant Professor
  • Darla Bradle, MS, APN, CNS, CCRN, CSC
    Adjunct Instructor
  • Dana Dermody, MSN, RN, CNL
    Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • Margaret S. Lowry, MS, RN
    Adjunct Instructor
  • Linda Matheson, PhD, RN
    Adjunct Associate Professor
  • Brandie Messer, MSN, RN
    Adjunct Instructor
  • Elizabeth Myers, MSN, APN, FNP-BC
    Adjunct Instructor
  • Connie O'Brien, MSN, RN, COHN
    Adjunct Instructor
  • Twyla Ottowitz, MSN, RN, CMSRN
    Adjunct Instructor
  • Melissa Perian, MS, RN
    Adjunct Instructor
  • John Roska, MD, CMD
    Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • Jessica Schneiderman, MSN, RN, APN, ACNS-BC, CCRN-K, CPPS
    Adjunct Instructor
  • Christina Stupek, MSN, RNC-OB
    Adjunct Instructor
  • Father Kenneth P. Wasilewski, STL, STB
    Adjunct Instructor

    Professional Staff 

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    April Lipnitzky AA, BA
    Supervisor of Enrollment Management
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    Robby Craig, MLIS
  • Faculty images | Elizabeth Harp

    Elizabeth Harp, MA

    Institutional Effectiveness/Assessment Specialist

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    Amy Mastroianni, BAJ

    College Affairs Coordinator

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    Susan Staab, GradCertETL, BS

    Educational Technology Coordinator

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    Serrita Woods, BA

    Financial Aid Officer


Support Staff 


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    Dawn Arns

    Secretary - Support Services

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    Teresa Daugherty

    Administrative Secretary I

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    Deb Denny

    Student Affairs Specialist - Bursar

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    Mel Finkbeiner, BA

    Library Technician

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    Beth Marlewski

    Department Secretary

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    Lea Rappa

    Student Affairs Specialist - Undergraduate Program

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    Angela Taillet 

    Student Affairs Specialist - Graduate Program


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    Vicki Wigtion

    Secretary 1 - Support Services


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