Fort Wayne Community Schools Nursing Staff

Nursing Staff

School Nursing Staff

"How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these."
George Washington Carver

Health and Wellness Services Director: Mary Hess R.N.

Wellness Coordinator: Gina Dundon R.N. 

School Nurse Coordinator: Candis Deisler R.N. 

Nurse Coordinator at FACE: Natalie McLaughlin R.N. 

Health and Wellness Services Secretary: Heather Lyons

Duties of the School Nurse:

  • Manage chronic health conditions
  • Shorten illness-related absences
  • Lessen the number of students sent home needlessly
  • Provide interventions to return students to class
  • Promote inclusion related to health needs
  • Offer ongoing health education
  • Inspect the school’s physical environment
  • Teach and use universal precautions
  • Support a non-violent, drug-free environment
  • Provide vision and dental screening
  • Identify health-related barriers and refer for care
  • Support nutritional, comfort, and clothing needs

Health Aides

  • Brandie Baker - Bloomingdale, Study
  • Randall Bledsoe - Northrop
  • Aby Ehinger - North Side
  • Alicia Fackler - Snider
  • Brittany Frane - Adams, Brentwood
  • Bruce Hamilton - Irwin, Scott
  • Kathleen Makovic - Bunche, Towles
  • Peggy Redmond - Arlington, Harris
  • Samantha Reimers - Lindley, Portage
  • Hallie Ritschard - South Wayne, Washington
  • Chelsea Robinson - Nebraska, Young
  • Alexandria Saylor-Hicks - South Side
  • Magdalena Ward - Shambaugh, St Joe
  • Sarah Whyte - Wayne

Nursing Staff

  • Danielle Barger-Muncie, R.N.
    • St Joe
    • Shambaugh
  • Kristin Beavers, R.N.
    • Harrison Hill 
  • Randi Caudill, R.N.
    • Arlington
    • Harris
  • Lela Crabtree-Guin, R.N.
    • Glenwood
  • Jennifer Crist, R.N.
    • Northcrest
  • Candis Deisler, R.N.
    • Anthis
  • Gina Dundon, R.N.
    • CAS Nebraska
  • Bev Eley, R.N.
    • Waynedale
  • Patricia Ezeakudo, R.N.
    • Kekionga
  • Abigayil Fiore, R.N.
    • Abbett
    • Young
  • Julie Fulghum, R.N.
    • Shawnee
  • Cindy Hall, R.N.
    • South Side
  • Jaime Heller R.N.
    • Weisser Park
  • Gina Herald R.N.
    • Jefferson
  • Teresa Hope R.N.
    • Northrop
  • Becca Kanalos R.N.
    • Indian Village
  • Mallie King, R.N.
    • Bunche
    • Towles
  • Kelly Kleber R.N.
    • Lindley
    • Portage
  • Abbey Knoblauch R.N. 
    • Price
  • Melanie Koch, R.N. 
    • Lane
  • Benjamin Koch, R.N. 
    • Wayne 

Nursing Staff

  • Adrienne Laskovich, R.N. 
    • South Wayne
    • Washington
  • Lisa Little R.N.  
    • Lakeside          
  • Michelle Lutz R.N.
    • Croninger
  • Stephanie McFarren, R.N.
    • Scott
    • Irwin
  • Natalie McLaughlin R.N.
    • FACE
  • Jane Meehan, R.N. 
    • Franke Park
  • Michelle Mercer, R.N.
    • Fairfield
  • Marilyn Mueller, R.N.
    • Northwood
  • Robin Munson-Rose, R.N. 
    • Washington Ctr
  • Kaitlyn Murua, R.N.
    • Adams
    • Brentwood
  • Carolyn Peppler, R.N.
    • Maplewood
  • Cecelia Poitras-McVey, R.N. 
    • Towles
  • Karen Randolph R.N.
    • Haley
  • Terri Roberts, R.N. 
    • Holland
  • Jayme Schinbeckler R.N.
    • Forest Park
  • Sunny Stachera, R.N.
    • North Side
  • Tasha Tumbleson, R.N.
    • Blackhawk
  • Wall, Sue, R.N.
    • Memorial Park
  • Colleen Wielosinski R.N.
    • Snider
  • Brenda Williams, R.N.
    •  Bloomingdale
    •  Study
  • Rhea Yoder, R.N.
    • Miami