Campaign leadership

Campaign leadership

Through the campaign, the UW School of Nursing will prepare the next generation of healthcare leaders, ensure health equity for all people, and accelerate innovation and scientific discovery for tomorrow’s healthcare needs.

Dear Friends and Supporters:

Brooks Simpson and Joanne Montgomery

We are honored to join our colleagues in kicking off a university-wide fundraising campaign that will create significant and sustainable support for our students and faculty in the years to come.

As advisory board members and campaign co-chairs for the University of Washington School of Nursing, we’re pleased to be serving both the school and the greater community through excellence in nursing research and education.

Our school produces the finest nurses and nurse scientists in the world, and it is our duty to ensure they have the resources and infrastructure needed to be a world of good, locally and globally.

Your investment in the UW School of Nursing will pay dividends for generations to come.

Join us! We look forward to your partnership and updating you on our progress.

With Boundless Gratitude,

Joanne Montgomery ‘77 and Brooks Simpson
Nursing Campaign Co-chairs

Campaign facts

Public campaign launches officially in October 2016, The UW School of Nursing campaign fundraising goal is $40 million.

School of Nursing Advisory Board

  • Azita Emami, Dean
  • Eli Almo, Board Chair
  • Joanne Montgomery, BSN ‘77, Campaign Co-Chair
  • Brooks Simpson, Campaign Co-Chair
  • Dawn Atkin
  • Sherri Del Bene, MN ’99
  • Sandy Dyer, BSN ’59
  • Evie Lynn
  • Greg Nickels
  • Rogelio Riojas
  • Charyl Kay Sedlik, BSN ’67
  • Jody Evans Smith, BSN ‘81
  • Joycelyn R. Thomas, BSN ’96, MN ‘13
  • Teresa Urquhart, BSN ’82
  • Bobbie Berkowitz, BSN ’62, MN ‘81