Meet Our Writers

Writersort ascending Body
Katherine Abriam-Yago, RN, EdD

Katherine Abriam-Yago, RN, EdD, is an associate professor and the recruitment/retention coordinator at San José State University School of Nursing.

Kate Sholonski

Kate Sholonski is a certified life coach and inspirational speaker/leadership trainer. You can contact her at Triumph! Personal & Professional Coaching,, or 570-723-1020.

Karen Steib

Karen Steib is a free-lance writer based in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois.

Karen B. McCann, RN, MSN, CPNP, APN-C

Karen B. McCann, RN, MSN, CPNP, APN-C, a pediatric nurse practitioner, is the clinical educator for the Department of Pediatrics at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, N.J. She also serves as township coordinator for the Americans with Disabilities Act Compliance Committee in Manchester Township, N.J. She was previously featured in the Minority Nurse article “Nurses with Disabilities: Another Minority Group.”

June R. Soto, MA.Ed, APRN

June R. Soto, MA.Ed, APRN, is an assistant professor and lead faculty of medical-surgical nursing at the Borough of Manhattan Community College.

Julie Hutchinson, R.N., B.S.N., M.P.A.

Julie Hutchinson, R.N., B.S.N., M.P.A., is a community health nurse; a faculty member at Monroe Community College in Rochester, New York; and an American Federation of Teachers activist.

Julie Fuimano, RN, MBA, BSN

Julie Fuimano, RN, MBA, BSN, is co-founder of Nurturing Your Success, Inc. (, a success coaching firm that advises health care professionals on career development, leadership development and financial issues.

Julie Fuimano, MBA, BSN, RN

Julie Fuimano, MBA, BSN, RN is a coach and author of 101 Tips For Developing The Leader In You! Her passion is coaching clients to stop struggling and achieve more. For your free consultation, visit Julie at, write to her at or call her directly at (484) 530-5024.

Julie A. Pearson, CRNA, MSN and Donna M. Jasinski, CRNA, DNSc

Julie A. Pearson, CRNA, MSN, is an assistant professor and assistant director of the Nurse Anesthesia Program at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Donna M. Jasinski, CRNA, DNSc, is an assistant professor at Georgetown and director of the Nurse Anesthesia Program.

Julia Quinn-Szcesuil

Julia Quinn-Szcesuil is a freelance writer based in Bolton, Massachusetts.