Meet Our Team


Chris Wilson
Chris Wilson, MSN, RN-BC
Director, Nursing Education & Professional Development
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Marissa Lemley Brown
Marissa Lemley Brown, MSN, RN, CPN
Director of Clinical Education and Professional Development
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt

Lesa Cole
Lesa Cole, MSN, RN-BC
Director of Clinical Education and Professional Development
Vanderbilt University Adult Hospital and Clinicals

Jennifer Barut, MSN, RN-BC
Nursing Education Specialist
Nurse Education (VPH),
Nurse Residency Program,
Student Nurse Placement
(more)
Susan Bosworth Susan Bosworth, MSN, RN-BC, FNP
Nursing Education Specialist
Clinical Orientation
Student Placement
VESNIP
Jim Cuvelier, BSN, RN, CCRN
Clinical Education Facilitator

Clinical Orientation,
Intensive Care Education (ICE),
VUH In the Know
(more

Kelly Ernst, MSN, RN-BC
Nursing Education Specialist
Hands On: Clinical Safety
S3
VPNPP
(more)
Tracey Fargo, BSN, RN
Nurse Residency
Recruitment Coordinator

Nurse Residency Program
Kara Gordon, MSN, RN
Nursing Education Specialist
Clinical Orientation
Intensive Care Education (ICE)
Nurse Residency Program
(more)
Karon Killian, MSN, RN-BC
Nursing Education Specialist
Medical Assistant Student Externships,
Telephone Nurse Triage Orientation,
(more)
Kourtney

Kourtney Moore, MS, BS
Program Coordinator
Clinical Orientation
Student Placement
VESNIP
Vanderbilt Observational Experience (VOE)

Emily Neely
Administrative Assistant

Shelly Shelly Padgett
Nursing Education Specialist
Linda Linda Partridge
BA/CRI
Hands On: Clinical Safety

Jillian Russell, MSN, RN, CCRP
Nursing Education Specialist
Clinical Orientation,
Contact Hours/Nurse Planner,
Student Placement
Sherri Stringfellow, BA
Art Director

Creative and Graphics,
Nurse Alerts!,
VanderbiltNursing.com

Gloria Gloria Wacks, DSN, RN
Nursing Education Specialist
Nursing Education Oversight Committee,
Program Evaluations,
VMG Competencies

Clinical Education Facilitators, Part-Time (click on the name to email)

Claudia Beesley, BSN, RN
Clinical Education Facilitator
Doreatha Churchwell, BSN, RN
Clinical Education Facilitator