Board of Directors

Congratulations to the following members who were voted in as the IENA Board for 2023-2024. We appreciate your willingness to serve!

Co-President

Cheri Osler

ED.D, MS, MA, MSL, RN, LMHC, CNE


My name is Cheri Osler, and I am passionate about nursing and healthcare. I am the associate dean of nursing at Spokane Community College and a licensed mental health counselor.

Besides serving on the IENA board, I serve on several other boards, including the MultiCare Human Subjects Institutional Review Board, Accreditation Commission of Education in Nursing Board of Commissioners, Greater Inland Northwest American Red Cross Board of Directors, and as a certified Disaster Mental Health Counselor and youth disaster preparedness educator for the American Red Cross.

CO-PRESIDENT

Mikey Anne O’Sullivan

MSN, RN


She joined Inland Empire Nurses Association (IENA) Board of Directors in October 2017, representing community and public health, served as the IENA Board Secretary 2019-2020. She has represented WSNA as a voting representative at the 20222 and 2023 American Nurses Association General Assembly.

She is the Nursing Lab and Simulation Director and Faculty at Spokane Community College in Spokane, Washington. Mikey is passionate about ensuring the underserved population receives health services, promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion in nursing, and promoting leadership in nursing.

Secretary

Michelle Waud

RN, BSN


Graduated in 2008 from Seattle University with BSN, have worked in pediatrics and neurology for 14 years. Returned to Spokane where I was born and raised for the last 5 years, worked in community health and currently working at Spokane Community College and working towards MSN in education.

Treasurer

Martha Goodall

RN, ADN


I have been active in WSNA, AFT and ANA since becoming a nurse in 1990.

MEMBER AT LARGE

Francesca Castillo


Involved with nurses associations for many years and would like to become active again.

MEMBER AT LARGE

Sarai Libsack

MSN, RN, CPN


Sarai has served as a Director At-Large with IENA since 2018. She has worked locally as an inpatient pediatric nurse for most of her career, and teaches in Gonzaga University’s nursing program as well.

She enjoys promoting continuing education and furthering of education of nurses and nursing students, as well as promoting the well-being and safety of the nurses in our community.

MEMBER AT LARGE

Thomas F. “Chet” Roshetko

Colonel (RET), USAF, NC; BSN, MHRM, MSS, NEA-BC


AF Veteran, CEO, COO x3, Chief Nurse x2. Adjunct Faculty member at Whitworth University and Spokane Community College. Published author. Involved with numerous non-profit organizations in Spokane community, including Spokane Community College Nursing Advisory Board. Master degrees in Human Resource Management and International Strategic Studies.

MEMBER AT LARGE

Kathleen Thompson

BSN, RN, CDCES


I am passionate about the nursing profession. If elected, I will use my position to support nurses and advance our profession in our region.

MEMBER AT LARGE

Eric Holden

RN

Current IENA BOARD MEMBERS

Your IENA Board

Left to Right:

  • Mikey O'Sullivan, Co-Board President
  • Michelle Waud, Secretary
  • Elissa Pennebaker, Member at Large
  • Jacklyn Smedley, WSNA Representative
  • Fran Castillo, Member at Large
  • Martha Goodall, Treasurer
  • Kathleen Thompson, Member at Large
  • Cheri Osler, Co-Board President
  • Chet Roshetko, Member at Large

Not pictured:

  • Sarai Libsack, Member at Large