Information about the 2019 Carol J. Kientz Member of the Year Award

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2018 Carol J. Kientz Member of the Year Award: Alyce Brophy is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Community Visiting Nurse Association located in Somerville, N. J.  She is responsible for organizational advancement and strategic planning, policy and program development, fiscal and clinical oversight.  She has been in the nursing field since 1976 with 30 years concentrated in community and public health.  Long active in this field, her interests surround unmet community health needs, new program development, coalition building, workforce issues, care transitions, population health and patient advocacy. 

Alyce serves on the Boards of the Home Care and Hospice Association of New Jersey, the Central Jersey Family Health Consortium and the New Jersey Nursing Leadership Council.  She is a member of the Home Care and Hospice Association’s Executive Committee, Legislative Committee, Fiscal Advisory Committee, Medicaid Work Group and other work groups.  In addition, she sits on the Professional Advisory Committee for both Raritan Valley Community College and Union County College and is also a member of the Somerset County Health Officers Association.

Alyce holds an M.P.H. from the Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, a B.S.N. from William Paterson College and an Associate of Applied Science degree from Morris County Community College.