About the Committee

The Governor-appointed Nursing Facility Administrator Advisory Committee (NFAAC) provides the department with recommendations for licensure sanctions and rule changes for the Nursing Facility Administrator Licensing Program pursuant to Texas Health and Safety Code, Chapter 242, Subchapter I. It is comprised of:

  • One physician
  • Three nursing facility administrators
  • One registered nurse
  • One social worker
  • Three public members
Committee Members
Name Representing
Chair, Donna S. Tilley, PhD, RN Nurse
Dennis Myers, PhD, NFA, LMSW Social Worker
Susan Farris, PhD, NFA NFA
Co-Chair, Michael J. Keller, NFA NFA
Bridgett Walshe, NFA NFA
Barbara S. Manousso, PhD, M.P.H., NCG, TCG Public Member
Joel A. Arrigucci Public Member
Liam M. Fry, M.D. Physician
Linda S. Strong Public Member

Email inquiries to NFAAC members at: credential@DADS.state.tx.us

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