Meet Some of Our Extraordinary Nurses

Learn more about past and present DAISY Award honorees

Melissa Coulter Daisy Award head shot Melissa Coulter, BSN, RN (September 2018)

Melissa was nominated for the compassion she gave to a patient fighting breast cancer.

Read Melissa's nomination letter.

Steve Eveland, MBA, RN, head shot

Steve Eveland, MBA, RN (August 2018)

Steve was nominated for his special care with a home bound patient.

Read Steve's nomination letter.

Anna Coccchiaro, BSN, RN head shot

Anna Cocchiaro, BSN, RN (July 2018)

Anna was nominated for exceptional work with in the Transplant Car Clinic (TCC).

Read Anna's nomination letter.

June 2018 Daisy Award winner Jeanne Cavalier, BSN, RN

Jeanne Cavalier, BSN, RN (June 2018)

Jeanne was nominated for her loyal care to a patient for more than six years.

Read Jeanne's nomination letter.

May 2018 Daisy Award winner Lindsay Cronin, RN, CRNPLindsay Cronin, RN, CRNP (May 2018)

Lindsay was nominated for making a special connection with a patient and family in the SICU.

Read Lindsay's nomination letter.

University of Maryland Medical Center April 2018 Daisy Award winner Sharonda Moses, BSN, RNSharonda Moses, BSN, RN (April 2018)

Shoronda was nominated for brightening a patient's day when she thought no one was watching.

Read Shoronda's nomination letter.


Daisy Nurse Leader award winner Margie Stickles, DNP, MBA, RN, CCRNMargie Stickles, DNP, MBA, RN, CCRN (March Leader 2018)

Margie was nominated for helping a family in need get home from the hospital.

Read Margie's nomination letter.


UMMC March 2018 Daisy Award winner Cythia Hoppler, BSN, RNCynthia Hoppler, BSN, RN (March 2018)

Cynthia was nominated for doing some dirty work for a patient.

Read Cynthia's nomination letter.


Cecilia Kim, BSN, RNCecilia Kim, BSN, RN (February 2018)

Cecilia was nominated for her grace and patience during a stressful scenario.

Read Cecelia's nomination letter.


University of Maryland Medical Center Daisy Award winner Rebecca Gum, MS, RNRebecca Gum, MSN, RN (January 2018)

Rebecca was nominated for going out of her way to transfer a patient while elevating her team.

Read Rebecca's nomination letter.



Past Daisy Award Honorees