Board of Directors

Governor Rick Scott is seeking candidates for consideration to appoint as members of the Florida Center for Nursing Board of Directors. Qualified applicants must be licensed as a registered nurse in Florida.  


Information about the appointment process and to access the required Gubernatorial Appointments Questionnaire can be found at:, or you can contact or 850-717-9243. 












Linda Miles, Ed.D, RN
Chair, FCN Board of Directors 


Samira Beckwith, LCSW, FACHE, LHD

Marlaine Smith, PhD, RN

Tina Dorsey, MSN, RN

Angeline Bushy, PhD, RN                      

 Marsha Martin, RN, BA


Doreen Cassarino, DNP, FNP-DC,

Ruth Stiehl, PhD, MSN, MA, BSN, RN 

Patrice Vance, MN, RN, FACHE

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