Faculty Members Earn National Certification

(LEBANON, Ill., December 23, 2014) - Two McKendree University faculty members recently earned national professional certification for knowledge and competency in their respective disciplines.

Dr. Richelle Rennegarbe passed the Certified in Executive Nursing Practice (CENP) exam administered by the America Organization of Nurse Executives. The CENP is a national credential that distinguishes one as being among the elite of executive nurse leaders. The examination tests knowledge required of a competent nurse executive in communication and relationship building, the health care environment, leadership, professionalism business skills and information management and technology.

Rennegarbe has chaired the university’s Nursing Division since 2009 and is an associate professor of nursing.

Dr. Jim Feher received professional engineering certification in computer engineering by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES). NCEES is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing professional licensure for engineers and surveyors. It develops, administers and scores the examinations used for engineering and surveying licensure in the U.S.

Feher is a professor in the Division of Computing.