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Advisory Board

Long Island University’s Brooklyn Campus, School of Nursing Advisory Board draws on the expertise of professionals from a variety of different backgrounds. The diversity of the Board reflects the diversity of the school it represents. The Board’s purpose is to provide input on, and to exchange ideas about, issues relating to nursing education; to promote the teaching and research objectives of the School; and to advise the dean of the School of Nursing on local, state and national perceptions and trends regarding nursing education and the nursing profession. Members are appointed to the Board by the dean of the School of Nursing.

Ms. Harriet Brathwaite, M.S.N., R.N.
Alumni '65

Mr. Steve Chin
Long Island University
Director of International Students

Ms. Opal Chung. M.S., R.N
Chief Nursing Officer Deputy Executive Director
Nursing Administration Patient Care Services
Kings County Hospital
450 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn NY 11

Ms. Kelynne Edmond. B.S., M.S., ANP.
Alumni ’02, 07

Ms. Clari Gilbert, R.N.
Senior Vice President of Operations
CNR Healthcare Network (JHMCB)
520 Prospect Place
Brooklyn, NY 11238-4298

Dr. Mohammed Ghriga, Dean
Long Island University
Brooklyn Campus
School of Business

Ms. Yvonne J. Graham
Deputy Borough President
Brooklyn Borough Hall
209 Joralemon Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Ms. Gabrielle Kersaint
Executive Director
BQLI-AHEC
408 Jay Street
Brooklyn NY 11201

Senator Velmanette Montgomery
18th Senatorial District
70 Lafayette Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217

Robert V. Piemonte, EdD, R.N., CAE, FAAN
Alumni '67

Ms. Margaret Pinsker, M.S., R.N
Alumni '03

Ms. Rosanne Raso, M.S., R.N
Senior Vice President for Nursing
Lutheran Medical Center
150 55th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11220

Mr. Edolphus Townes
Congressman
10th Congressional District of New York

Ms. Elaine Sarfati, M.S., R.N
Director
Heilbrunn Academic Nursing Center