Banner nurses receive Jannetti/Marriott scholarships
Nine Arizona Banner Health nurses enrolled in advanced degrees in nursing were recently named recipients of the Anthony J. Jannetti/Marriott Nursing Scholarship.
Regina Esparza, Banner Ironwood Medical Center, received the Excellence Award, a $2,500 scholarship offered to a nurse who demonstrates outstanding vision and passion for the nursing profession and wishes to advance his or her education goals.
Eight nurses received $1,500 scholarships. They are:
Sarah Delecki, Banner Baywood Medical Center
Jen Johnson, Banner Health Center - Phoenix
Jina Kondrat, Banner Baywood Medical Center
Angelina Mendivil, Banner Boswell Medical Center
Linnet Sebastian, Banner Desert Medical Center
Pauline Senra, Banner Desert Medical Center
Becci Stoflet, Banner Gateway Medical Center
Andria Young, Banner Del Webb Medical Center
The awards were presented by Anthony J. Jannetti and Richard Romane of the Marriott Corporation at a reception held April 17 at the JW Marriott at Desert Ridge. The annual scholarship honors Anthony Jannetti, long-time Banner Health Foundation board member, and his commitment to support the nursing profession.
The scholarship was developed in 1992, with JW Marriott Corporation joining in 2006. To date, more than 166 Banner Health nurses have benefitted from the generosity and commitment of Mr. Jannetti and his friends in the hospitality community.