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Evelyn Olenick, DNP, RN, NEA-BC,
Senior Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer


Professional Experience

Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital, Albany, Georgia
      • Sr. Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer (2015 - Present)
Sentara Healthcare, Sentara CarePlex Hospital, Hampton, Virginia
      • Vice President, Patient Care Services and Chief Nurse Executive (2010 - 2014)
Forum Health, Western Reserve Care System, Northside Medical Center, Youngstown, Ohio
      • Vice President Nursing, Chief Nursing Officer (2006 - 2010)
      • Interim Vice President of Nursing, Chief Nursing Officer (2005 to 2006)
      • Director of Nursing Emergency Services (1997 to 2005)
      • Director of Nursing Specialty Operations (1995 to 1997)
Western Reserve Care System, Northside and Southside Medical Centers, Youngstown, Ohio
      • Director of Nursing Emergency and Dialysis Services (1990 to 1995)
      • Director of Nursing Emergency Services (1987 to 1990)
      • Director of Nursing Medical Services (1985 to 1987)
      • Clinical Nurse Manager Emergency Department, Southside Medical Center (1983 to 1985)
      • Assistant Clinical Nurse Manager Medical Nursing, Northside Medical Center (1982 to 1983)
      • Staff Nurse Coronary Care Unit (1977 to 1982)
      • Staff Nurse Cardiac Care (1976 to 1977)


Doctor of Nursing Practice: Nurse Executive Program, 2015
Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia
Master of Science in Nursing: Nursing Administration, 1988
University of Akron, Akron, Ohio
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Summa Cum Laude, 1982
Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio
Associate in Applied Science in Nursing with Honors, 1976
Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio

Professional Organizations

      • American Organization of Nurse Executives, 1996 - current
      • Virginia Organization of Nurse Executives and Leaders, 2010 - current
      • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing,1987 - current
      • The Junior League of Hampton Roads, 2010 - current
      • Leadership Institute of the Virginia Peninsula, Class of 2012