S P E A K E R S
Dr. Lois Greene
DHA, MBA, BSN, RN NEA-BC, CPPS
MS, RN, LAC
Dr. Lois V. Greene
DHA, MBA, BSN, RN NEA-BC, CPPS
Dr. Lois Greene is the President/CEO of In Touch Educational Services LLC, where the mission is to empower individuals and communities through education. She is the Interim Chief Strategic Integration and Health Equity Officer, at University Hospital in Newark N.J. In 2022 she became a professional implicit bias trainer. She is nationally certified as: a nurse executive, a patient safety professional and a
healthcare risk manager. She is committed to leadership development and improving the health of underserved communities. Dr. Greene facilitates community health improvements both locally and internationally. She has completed Leadership Newark and Lead New Jersey public policy fellowships.
Her personal mission is to is to minister to those in need of healing according to the gospel of Christ and to foster the values of love compassion justice and reverence for life. She is the president of New Jersey State Nurses Association Region 3; the secretary of nursing sorority Chi Eta Phi Inc., Tau Chi Chapter; a member of the American Heart Association Northeast board of directors, a founding member of the Essex/Passaic Wellness Coalition and a former board president for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation North Jersey Affiliate. She holds a bachelors of science from Rutgers University College of Nursing, a masters in business administration from the University of Phoenix and a doctorate in health administration from the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Greene
understands she is blessed to be a blessing.
MS, RN, LAC
Jennifer Chapman is a Nursing lecturer and Mental Health Clinical Instructor at Essex County College. She is a double major, with a Bachelor of Art degree in Psychology, Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Bloomfield College, and a master’s in counseling from LIU. Jennifer defined all odds by combining her careers through her experiences and training in the fields of Management, Public Relations, Management Information Service, Counseling and Psychology. She’s a licensed Associate Counselor for the state of N.J., a Mc Nair, and STEM scholar.
Her involvement in the field of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics gained her a full scholar award from the Garden State Program LSAMP. She serves as a mentor and honorary member of the Long Island University Counseling Honor Society. Her passion for education, community and the upliftment of student development solidifies her commitment as a Student Advisor for the Essex County College Student Nursing Organization, the State Faculty Advisor to the President of The New Jersey Nursing Students Inc. and a health advisor on The Orange High school health advisory board.
Jennifer is an entrepreneur, and the founding Director of CRG Educational Consulting LLC. As the CEO, she leads a team of Educational Consultants, Health Care Professionals, Nurses, Senior Tutors, and Mental Health Associates. Her company’s manifesto is clear, “Empowering the next generations of adaptive learners is key”. Her company’s philosophy lies in introducing diverse individual styles of learning, technological advancements, coping mechanisms, and lifestyle skills. Jennifer has developed and customized technological platforms using testing strategies, through conducting workshops preparing students for the TEAS, NCLEX and NGN examinations.
She’s a member of various organizations including, an associate member of The American Psychological Association, Educational Consultant for IECA (Independent Educational Consultants Association). The American Nursing Psychiatric Association, The American Nurses Association, The Transcultural Nursing Society, The National League for Nursing, The Organization for associate degree Nursing, The National Black Nurses Association, The New Jersey Education Association, The National Council for Mental Health and Wellness, and serves as a National Mental Health First Aid Instructor.
Jennifer is a community leader and activist who fosters collaboration with the American Cancer society, The National Association of Health and Wellness, The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, and has successfully raised funds in the promotion of Cancer awareness, Domestic Violence and Suicide Prevention. As a platform speaker at various conferences, her advocacy lies in promoting awareness of diversity and cultural sensitivity in our nursing profession. She has traveled extensively, learning about diverse culture, in countries such as England, Germany, Canada, Israel, Ghana, the Caribbean and South America. As a professor, she challenges her students to “think outside the box” and champions networking with various communities. Jennifer’s previous career as a management information service analyst for JP Morgan Chase successfully involved technological sales, for both local and international sites such as Dubai, resulting in Chase’s employee recognition award.
Her career as a Supervisor for Comcast Cable paved the way for her to lead a successful million-dollar team of associates, receiving various performance awards including training at Comcast University. Jennifer is a member of the Red Cross and The British St John’s Ambulance brigade, as a teenager she served as a corporal, volunteering in caring for the elderly, physically and mentally impaired. These were the foundations of her later changing career to nursing. When the opportunity lent itself, she decided to trade suits for scrubs. Jennifer embarked on a nursing career and over the years trained and specialized in Case Management, respite, hospice, mental health, palliative, acute and long-term care. Her commitment to diversity, culture and belonging is clear, “our strength in life lies within the beauty of our uniqueness”.