ABNF Founder
Dr. Sallie Tucker-Allen, FAAN

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AT-Large Members

Dr. Maxine Adegbola (2015 - 2017)
Dr. P. Renee Williams (2015 - 2017)
Dr. Barbara Broome, FAAN (2014 - 2016)
Dr. Dorothy Hawthorne-Burdine (2014 - 2016)

ABNF Foundation  

Dr. Bess Stewart, FAAN​​

Committee Chairs

Dr. Audwin Fletcher, FAAN

Dr. Alice Hill, FAAN

Dr. Gloria J. McNeal, FAAN 

Dr. Patsy Smith

Dr. L.J. Washington-Brown​​

Honorary Members of the ABNF

Dr. Hattie Bessent, RN, FAAN (deceased)
Dr. M. Elizabeth Carnegie, RN, FAAN (deceased)
Dr. Anna Bailey Coles, RN, FAAN
Dr. Elnora D. Daniel, RN, FAAN
Dr. Rhetaugh Graves Dumas, RN, FAAN (deceased)
Dr. Mary S. Harper, RN, FAAN
Dr. Beverly Malone, RN, FAAN
Fostine Riddick Roach, RN, FAAN
Dr. Hilda Richards, RN, FAAN
Dr. Gloria R. Smith, RN, FAAN
Dr. Juanita W. Fleming, RN, FAAN
Dr. Doris N. Starks, RN, FAAN
​Dr. Regina Williams
​Dr. Mary Ann Anderson

Dr. Patsy R. Smith

President, ABNF Inc.


Our President

Dr. Sallie Tucker-Allen, FAAN

Founder, ABNF Inc. 


Current ABNF Officers

President (2016-2018):   Dr. Patsy R. Smith
President-Elect (2016-2018): Dr. Audwin Fletcher
Vice President (2017-2019):   Dr. Kathleen Parker
Secretary (2016-2018):   Dr. Patricia Humbles-Peques
Treasurer (2017-2019):   Kimetha Broussard
​Historian (2012-2016):   Dr. Vanessa Johnson
​Parliamentarian (2015-2017):   Dr. Rosie L. Calvin

Executive Committee of the

Association of Black Nursing Faculty, Inc.

Our Founder