Executive Board

PRESIDENT

CIELITO LYN MATIAS-SCHWARTZ
MSN CNS RN

RN Case Manager, Neuro-ICU

The Queen’s Medical Center

Vice President

Lourdes Marcelo
RN CDN, CM

RN Case Manager, Neuro-ICU

The Queen’s Medical Center

President-Elect​

Marianela Jacob
MSN APRN-Rx FNP-BC RN

RN Case Manager, Neuro-ICU

The Queen’s Medical Center

Recording Secretary

Natalie Jacob
BSN RN

Asst. Recording Secretary​

Melkarth Raqueno
BSN RN

Treasurer

Irene Gonzales
BSN RN

Kuakini Medical Center- Telemetry

Blue Water Resources, LLC – Case Manager

Member of USC Alumni Association

Member of The Sarrat Association of Hawaii

HNA member 2003-present

Chair for Budget and Finance Committee 2022-2024

Assistant Treasurer

Emilyn Ramones
BSN RN CNN

Retired Hemodialysis at Fresenius Dialysis

Past President

Auditor​

Agustina Fernandez
BSN RN

Parliamentarian

Medy De Lara
BSN RN

Executive Director​

Nancy Atmospera-Walch
CEO & CNO, DNP, MPH, MCHES, LINHA, CCHN, CMS, BSN, RN

DHS-Approved RN Evaluator – CNA Option B AHRQ TeamSTEPPS Master Trainer

President & CEO – ADVANTAGE Health Care Provider (AHCP)

President, AIM Healthcare Institute (AIM HI)

President Filipino Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii

President, Filipino Business Women’s Association, 2015 & 201

President, Hawaii Waiver Provider Association (HWPA), 2013 to 2018

Chair, Ways & Means, Philippine Nurses Association of America (PNAA) 2016-2018

Founding President, Filipino Nurses Foundation (FNF) & PP- Filipino Nurses

Organization of HI (FNOH).
Fil. Chamber of Commerce of HI 2013 Entrepreneur of the Year

FBWA 2013 Filipino Business Woman of the Year

Member, State of Hawaii Small Business Regulatory Review Board

Director, Aloha Medical Mission

Member, Chaminade University School of Nursing Advisory Board

Proud Alumnus of the UH School of Nursing

Board Member

Violeta Arnobit
BSN RN

Ace Medical, Inc. CEO

Board of Regent Chaminade University 2011- present

Member Chaminade University School of Nursing Advisory Board 2011- present

Board of Governors Filipino Community Center 2021- present

Advisory Board The Primary Care Providers of Hawaii 2010- present

Chair for Communications and Marketing Committee 2022-2024

Board Member

VIRGINIA BAPTISTA
BSN RN CRRN CMC

Visiting Caregivers, LLC (HOMECARE) and ALFE Care Home Board Member
Chair ways & Means,
Member, Membership Committee 2022-2024

Board Member

Francisco Conde
PhD AOCNP APRN-RX FAAN

Straub Medical Center, Department of Oncology

Chair or co-chair of what committee 2022-2024: Chair of Ethics Committee

Board Member

Mary Grace Matias - Dowd
BSN RN

Imua Sports Medicine- Nurse Educator

Chair for Website and Newsletter 2022-2024

Board Member

Tina Salvador
BSN RN CNN

Chair for Archives committee