Susan L. Tullai-McGuinness

School of Nursing

Susan L. Tullai-McGuinness retired from Case Western Reserve University in 2013 as an Associate Professor but continues to teach there and at Breen School of Nursing at Ursuline College. She also has served as a community health clinical instructor for CSU’s BSN program.

Her career includes working as a public health nurse, teen project coordinator for Family Planning of Lake County, an administrator of the Visiting Nurse Association of Cleveland’s private duty program, and positions with University Hospitals’ Home Health Agency.

She serves on the Ohio Nurses Association Health Policy Committee, the Environmental Health Caucus, and writes for Ohio Nurses Review. She is a member of the American Nursing Association’s Advocacy Institute, the Ohio Environmental Council, and the Alliance of Nurses for Health Environments. She also serves on Lake Health’s Board of Directors. In 2012, she ran for the Ohio House of Representatives.

She holds an AD in nursing from Lakeland Community College, BSN ’86 and MPA ’90 from CSU, MSN in community health nursing from Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, and Ph.D. from CWRU. She lives in Painesville Township.