Trinity Health System School of Nursing held commencement exercises for the Class of 2013 on July 12 at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville. Several graduates were recognized for excellence in academic and clinical achievements.
Shana Leonovich of Weirton received the Dr. Dominic A. Brancazio Memorial Award for highest academic achievement.
Shannon Lucas of Toronto received the THS Medical Staff Award for second highest academic achievement.
Jenny Liggett of Toronto received the THS Auxiliary Award for third highest academic achievement.
The Patrick H. Macedonia, MD Excellence in Maternal-Newborn Nursing Award was presented to Hope Nicholson of Wellsburg.
The Nancy Bright MD Excellence in Pediatrics Award was presented to Shanon Hill of Hopedale.
The Dr. Carmel Esposito Community Leadership Award was presented to Sunnie Beckett of Rayland.
Other graduates are Krista Baker, Janet Bettineschi, Natasha Canella, Kirsandra Carter, Janice Clark, Jessica Davis, Jennifer Filby, John Gombar Jr., Nicoyia Grimm, Danielle Hendershott,Tasha Lipps, Emily Mercer, Kelly Morgan, Justina Newton, Kimberly Nichols, Tiffany Parrish, Angela Peveich, Elisabeth Price, Nicole Radvansky, Courtney Robinson, Tina Roe, Kaela Rudy, Erica Shaffer, Melissa Smith and Brittany Vella.