Thirty-four students graduated with Bachelor of Science (BSN) degrees and three graduated with Master of Science (MSN) degrees in nursing from St. John’s College of Nursing on Friday, May 13 at 3:30 p.m. The Baccalaureate Mass and Commencement was held at Christ the King Parish in Springfield, Illinois.

The BSN class of 2022 graduates are:

Kari Lyn Adams, BSN, Lincoln
Kayla Jill Anderson, BSN, Mason City
Chandler James Joost Balmain, BSN, Woodland, CA
Bridget Brennan Bertolino, BSN, Virden
Aubrey A Beyers, BSN, Pana
Jennifer Teri Brillhart, BSN, Springfield
Alexis Joyce Carlock, BSN, Chandlerville
Lydia Marie Churchill, BSN, Jacksonville
Asia A Coleman, BSN, St. Louis, MO
Samantha Jordan Cote, BSN, Springfield
Abby Elise Cravatta, BSN, Sullivan
Krista Michelle DeFrisco, BSN, Jacksonville
Kayi Emmanuela Dikewu, BSN, Springfield
Michelle Erin Green, BSN, Springfield
Daryn Jordan Handlin, BSN, Springfield
Devyn A Heard, BSN, Springfield
Emily Noele Higgerson, BSN, Springfield
Mariah Lynn Ingram, BSN, Jacksonville
Brooke Erin Kellermann, BSN, Decatur
Lanae Noele Koester, BSN, Teutopolis
Emily Elizabeth Koster, BSN, Carlinville
Olivia Grace Luster, BSN, Rochester
Madeline Marie Massie, BSN, Morrisonville
Benjamin A McGhee, BSN, Sherman
Claire Ann Rose McGrath, BSN, Thayer
Tyler Moushon, BSN, Riverton
Stephanie Brooke Parrott, BSN, Lincoln
Rachal Andrea Hilah Ramey, BSN, Springfield
Shaelynn Grace Sims, BSN, Tower Hill
Hanna Elizabeth Sternitzke, BSN, Springfield
Kalli Marie Stubbs, BSN, Springfield
Megan Elizabeth Thornton, BSN, Litchfield
Torrey Jacob Wilbur, BSN, Pana
Madelyn J Wilson, BSN, Springfield

The MSN class of 2022 graduates are

Gracie Jo Reynolds, MSN, Springfield
Jenna Elizabeth Snider, MSN, Havana
Mallory Elizabeth Westcott, MSN, Springfield

“This commencement ceremony joyfully celebrates the accomplishments of our graduates,” said Charlene Aaron, PhD, RN, chancellor of St. John’s College. “I have the utmost pride in our graduates and wish them a blessed nursing career.”

HSHS St. John’s Hospital will employ 23 BSN students from this graduating class and employs two of the MSN students. The college’s partnership with St. John’s enables students to gain hands-on experience and to become familiar with hospital staff and procedures.

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