The PNAGA is proud to announce that the recipients of the 2018 Nursing Scholarship awards are Mr. Mikailo Franco Mamagat for the Undergraduate category and Ms. Stacey (Sado) Le for the Graduate category.
Mr. Mikailo "Mikko" Mamagat is a rising senior at Herzing University and recently named on the President’s List for earning a 4.0 GPA last Fall semester. His two professors from Herzing University gave recommendation letters indicating that he is an outstanding student in all respects and has proven that through hard work, determination and team work, he can accomplish tasks in a courteous and timely manner. They also added that he is very professional, polite and caring, and is well equipped to grow from challenges he encounters during nursing practice. Mr. Mamagat is a current student member of the PNAGA, his mother is also a member of the association for a while and their families have been supportive of the activities of PNAGA.
Ms. Stacey (Sado) Le is a current MSN-Adult/Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner student at Mercer University. She received her BSN from Georgia State University in 2009. She is currently working as a staff nurse in WellStar Atlanta Medical Center Intensive Care Unit. Her Nurse Manager recommended her for the scholarship indicating that she’s an extremely compassionate and dedicated individual. She always put the patient first and listen to her patients concerns or needs. She has a tremendous ability to relate to others and make a personal connection with her patients. She was featured in the Atlanta Journal Constitution “Youth Movement” last May 2012. Ms. Le is a current member of the PNAGA and she’s been a member of the association since 2013.
- Mary Dioise Tamayo, PhD RN, PNAGA President, 2018-2020