Advisory Board

Dr. Stella O. “UJUNNE” Akpuaka – Board Chairperson

DNP, MS, MSc.HCA, APRN, FNP-BC.

Dr. Stella O. Akpuaka is a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner licensed to practice in the states of Maryland and Washington, DC. She has more t [...]

Dr. Nkiru (Nikki) Ezeani – President/Founder

(DNP, MSN, ANP-C)

Dr. Nikki Ezeani is the founder of National Association of Nigerian Nurse Practitioners USA- DMV (NANNPU-DMV). She is the CEO/Owner of Lomack Primary [...]

Rita Ngozi Chioma – Vice President

MSN, APRN, ACNP-BC

Mrs. Chioma is a board certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) with American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).  She earned her Master’s de [...]

Rita Ntosi

MSN, CRNP, FNP-BC

Rita Ntosi is a board-certified Nurse Practitioner who currently works at Doctor Community Rehab and Patient Care Center, Lanham, Maryland. She began [...]

Dr. CHRISTIANA CHINYERE KEKE-EKEKWE

 DNP, MBA, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, CRNP. FOUNDING MEMBER NANNPU-DMV - SECRETARY GENERAL

Dr.Chinyere Ekekwe is the owner and CEO of Chariss Family Medical Clinic and Med Spa Inc. and has over 26 years’ experience in healthcare. She is a [...]

Dr. Deborah Okonofua

(DNP, MSN, FNP-C)

Dr. Deborah graduated from Howard University with a Bachelor’s (2003) and Master’s degree (2009) in Nursing. Dr. Okonofua has gained valuable know [...]

Dr. Sandra Akinsete-Lake

DNP, M.Ed, PMHNP-BC

My name is Sandra Akinsete-Lake, board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to prac [...]