Top Nurses: Unsung Heroes in Healthcare

Delaware Nurses Association votes for state’s best caretakers.

They help deliver our babies, take care of our children, help us grow old and shepherd us through some of the darkest days of our lives. They help bring us in and out of consciousness during surgery and teach us how to take good care of ourselves. Sometimes they just give a smile or a hug that makes our day. We asked members of the Delaware Nurses Association to vote for the nurses they believe are the very best at what they do. 

Volunteerism and Service
Moonyeen Klopfenstein


Patient and Staff Management
Bonnie Osgood


Clinical Nursing Inpatient
Victoria Varga

Nurse Practitioner
Megan McNamara Williams

Certified Nurse Midwife
Sandy Elliott


Clinical Nursing Inpatient
Elizabeth King

Clinical Nurse Specialist
(Mental Health)
Cindy Cunningham

Clinical Nurse Specialist
Denise French

Nurse Practitioner
LaTonya E. Mann

Advancing and
Leading the Profession
Bethany Hall-Long

Academic Educator
Judith W. Herrman


Nurse Practitioner
Mary “Terry” Sybrant

Home, Community and
Ambulatory Care
Evelyn R. Hayes

Nurse Practitioner
Martha Coppage-Lawrence

Certified RN Anesthetist
Ronald R. Castaldo


Education and Mentorship
Marianne Foard


Nurse Practitioner
(Acute Care)
Jessey Jennings

Clinical Nurse Specialist
Mary Jones Gant

Pediatric Advanced
Practice Nurse

Deborah A. Fattori

Honorable Mentions

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