Nursing Honors and Awards

It's impossible to overestimate the value of skilled, compassionate nursing care.

Here are some of the recent honors and awards earned by Methodist nurses — for providing compassionate care, being role models, displaying leadership qualities, offering service to the community, and other significant contributions to healthcare.

2021 Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council Foundation’s Employee of the Year Nominees

  • Candace Adams, Jon Albrecht,
    Kirk Bradford, Rashondra Calderon,
    Robbie Duran, James Gillis,
    Donna Gutierrez, Valerie Hayes,
    Jeff Hulstein, Katrina Nesbitt,
    Lee Ohlson, Leslie Pierce, Carly Pryor,
    Lorri Roquemore, John Vo,
    Kelly Wauters, Nancy Wingler, Methodist COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic
  • Leslie Cler, MD, Methodist Dallas
  • Debra Derda, Methodist Dallas
  • Amy MabryMethodist Dallas
  • Shibu Thomas, MDMethodist Dallas
  • Jennifer TilleryMethodist Dallas
  • Tung Tran, MDMethodist Dallas
  • Ashley WhiteMethodist Dallas
  • Jennifer Allen, Methodist Charlton
  • Amanda Binnix, Methodist Charlton
  • Mark Gemina, Methodist Charlton
  • Tina McNabb, Methodist Charlton
  • Senait Woldai, Methodist Charlton
  • Chanse Boehringer, Methodist Mansfield
  • Jennifer Coffman, MD, Methodist Mansfield
  • Julian Escamilla, Methodist Mansfield
  • Nora Frasier, Methodist Mansfield
  • Aleasha Johns, Methodist Mansfield
  • Shelley Lenamond, DO, Methodist Mansfield
  • Duyen Taylor Nguyen, Methodist Mansfield
  • Julie Norris, Methodist Mansfield
  • Chisom Nwachukwu, MD, Methodist Mansfield
  • Rosa Nyaoga, Methodist Mansfield
  • Teresa Ortiz, Methodist Mansfield
  • Patricia Retzer, Methodist Mansfield
  • Shantala Samart, MD, Methodist Mansfield
  • Jody Tolar, Methodist Mansfield
  • Cheryl Wherry, Methodist Mansfield
  • Brooks Williams, Methodist Mansfield
  • Anthony Boyer, MD, Methodist Richardson
  • Danielle Cooper, Methodist Richardson
  • Michael Foster, MD, Methodist Richardson
  • Katherine Hartdegen, Methodist Richardson
  • Shannon Jackson, Methodist Richardson
  • Luke McKittrick, Methodist Richardson
  • Todd Steele, Methodist Richardson
  • Linda Turner, Methodist Richardson
  • Jacklyn Yeap, Methodist Richardson

2021 D Magazine Excellence in Nursing Award Winners

  • Maxine Adegbola, Methodist Richardson
  • Tiffany Au, Methodist Charlton
  • Sharon Blackerby, Methodist Richardson
  • Michael Busch, Methodist Mansfield
  • Kimberly Cline-Walker, Methodist Charlton
  • Nora Frasier, Methodist Mansfield
  • Joshua Lamb, Methodist Richardson
  • Madison Lowrance, Methodist Dallas
  • Alexandra Luttrell, Methodist Richardson
  • Julie Norris, Methodist Mansfield
  • Stephanie Novak, Methodist Charlton
  • Teresa Ortiz, Methodist Mansfield
  • Kevin Schroeder, Methodist Mansfield
  • Laura Sweatt, Methodist Mansfield
  • Kathryn Ufolla, Methodist Charlton
  • Brooks Williams, Methodist Mansfield
  • Mackenzie Wood, Methodist Mansfield
  • Kimm Wright, Methodist Dallas

2021 Great 100 Nurses

  • Tiffany Au, Methodist Charlton
  • Alaana Garris, Methodist Charlton
  • Candice McCumber, Methodist Dallas
  • Teresa Ortiz, Methodist Mansfield
  • Brooks Williams, Methodist Mansfield
  • Kimm Wright, Methodist Dallas

2020 DFW Hospital Council Foundation Nominees

  • Lisa Cawthon, Methodist Charlton
  • Jennifer Coffman, MD, Methodist Mansfield
  • Masoud Elmaawy, Methodist Dallas
  • Michelle Fraile, Methodist Dallas
  • Gerald “Chip” Haddock, DO, Methodist Charlton
  • Jamie Harrington, Methodist Mansfield
  • Adeliada Kelly, Methodist Dallas
  • Sam Lane, Methodist Charlton
  • Cindy Merren, Methodist Mansfield
  • Tabitha Moore, Methodist Richardson
  • Catherine O’Campo, Methodist Richardson
  • Teresa Ortiz, Methodist Mansfield
  • Lilian St. John, MD, Methodist Richardson
  • Janaki Subramanian, Methodist Dallas
  • Paul Tarnasky, MD, Methodist Dallas
  • Mackenzie Wood, Methodist Mansfield

2020 Great 100 Nurses

  • Ginger King, Methodist Dallas

2020 D Magazine Excellence in Nursing Award Winners

  • Ginger King, Methodist Dallas
  • Janaki Subramanian, Methodist Dallas
  • Jessica Cooper, Methodist Charlton
  • Alaana Garris, Methodist Charlton
  • Michael Hernandez, Methodist Mansfield
  • Laura Sweatt, Methodist Mansfield
  • Jeremy Taylor, Methodist Mansfield
  • Brooks Williams, Methodist Mansfield
  • Karen Yates, Methodist Mansfield

2019 Great 100 Nurses

  • Kim Branum, Methodist Richardson
  • Salve Tawaran, Methodist Mansfield
  • Jeremy Taylor, Methodist Mansfield

2019 D Magazine Excellence in Nursing Award Winners

  • Anthony Blevins, Methodist Mansfield
  • Kim Branum, Methodist Richardson
  • Debbie Derda, Methodist Dallas
  • Jay Ebon, Methodist Mansfield
  • Tarah Grooms, Methodist Richardson
  • Aleasha Johns, Methodist Mansfield
  • Harold Magee, Methodist Richardson
  • Stephanie Prater, Methodist Mansfield
  • Marie Wilson, Methodist Dallas

Texas law prohibits hospitals from practicing medicine. The physicians on the Methodist Health System medical staff are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Methodist Health System, or any of its affiliated hospitals.