Dean’s Circle of Excellence

You are invited to join the UF College of Nursing’s Dean’s Circle of Excellence.

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The Dean’s Circle of Excellence is a unique group designed specifically to support the ongoing efforts of the College toward innovative education, dynamic research, and quality patient care.

Becoming a member of the Dean’s Circle of Excellence is a fantastic way to demonstrate your passion for Gator Nursing, and inspire others to take your lead to advance the future of global healthcare through investing locally.

Eligibility for membership is a documented pledge to the College of Nursing for at least $1,000 per year.  You will become a member upon completion of processing of both your pledge form and your year-one gift.

$5,000 Pledge ($1000 per year for 5 years):

  • Special online recognition
  • Dean’s Circle of Excellence lapel pin
  • Invitation to College of Nursing Donor Recognition Event
  • Priority event registration
  • Commemorative Brick installed in HPNP Courtyard

Interested in pledging a membership? Please contact Yancy Lawrence, Development & Alumni Affairs Coordinator, at or 352-273-6409.


The UF College of Nursing is grateful for support of the following list of Dean’s Circle of Excellence members: 

Mr. Bill & Mrs. Patti Alcorn
Mrs. Susan & Mr. Steve Baum
Celebrate Primary Care – Dr. Lisa Magary & Mrs. Della Tuten
Mr. Rodney G.B. Clements
Mr. Todd & Mrs. Elena Fraser
Dr. Jane Gannon
Mrs. BarBee & Mr. Chuck Geiger, Sr.
Ms. Valerie Ginn
Mrs. Nancy & Mr. Jerry Hamilton
Drs. Melissa & Marc Inglese
Dr. Jo Snider & Professor Emeritus Jodi Irving
Dr. Versie Johnson-Mallard & Mr. Leonard Mallard
Dr. Debra Kelly
Ms. Susan Kohler
Dr. Rose Nealis
Dr. Marty O’Neill
Dr. Diane & Mr. Donald Raines
Dr. Roz Reischman & Mr. Patrick Brackett
Mrs. Carolyn & Mr. Michael Remley
Mrs. Patricia & Mr. Norman Sassner
Dr. Denise & Mr. Mike Schentrup
Mr. Carr & Mrs. Ashley Scott
Ms. Cherry Spencer-Stark & Dr. James Stark
Drs. Sutton & Millor-Sutton
Dr. Tami Thomas
Mrs. Kathleen Touby
Mrs. Carol & Mr. Richard Velasquez
Dr. Michael & Mrs. Denise Weaver
Dr. M. Dee Williams & Mr. Joseph B. McLeod, Jr.