Summaries of Regents Actions
on Professional Misconduct and Discipline

December 2018

Terms under which this information is provided.



- Architecture - Dentistry - Landscape Architecture - Massage Therapy - Nursing - Public Accountancy - Social Work -


Architecture

Kiwoo Park; Seoul, South Korea
Profession: Architect; Lic. No. 032383; Cal. No. 30647
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice in the State of New York, $2,500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of willfully failing to comply with the mandatory continuing education requirements to be registered to practice as an architect.

William A. Scott; Cheektowaga, NY
Profession: Architect; Lic. No. 011931; Cal. No. 30861
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of willfully failing to comply with the mandatory continuing education requirements to be registered to practice as an architect.

 

Dentistry

Jennifer Lynn Petruso; North Salem, NY
Profession: Dental Hygienist; Lic. No. 018830; Cal. No. 30571
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Driving While Intoxicated, a misdemeanor.

 

Landscape Architecture

Paul Erik Ersboll; Northport, NY
Profession: Landscape Architect; Lic. No. 001358; Cal. No. 29679
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years actual suspension with leave to apply for early termination upon submission of continuing education credits, 2 years probation, $2,500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of willfully failing to complete continuing education requirements for the registration period November 1, 2011 to October 31, 2014.

 

Massage Therapy

Marc J. Gatchalian a/k/a Marc Cateholion; Westbury, NY
Profession: Massage Therapist; Lic. No. 023968; Cal. No. 30401
Regents Action Date:
December 11, 2018 (See also April 2015)
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension for not less than 6 months and until successful participation in course of therapy and treatment and until fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of violating terms of probation imposed on the licensee by the Board of Regents.

Wenzi Jin; Flushing, NY
Profession: Massage Therapist; Lic. No. 026106; Cal. No. 30841
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of inappropriately touching a patient.

 

Nursing

Annemarie Brignoni; Saratoga Springs, NY
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 585001; Cal. No. 30150
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension until fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of withdrawing narcotic medications without a physician's order.

Shelley Renee Brock; Halfmoon, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 287102; Cal. No. 30682
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $250 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of altered document.

Gia Giselle Cabrera; Schenectady, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 324683; Cal. No. 30311
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 months actual suspension, 22 months stayed suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice, $250 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest charges of conducting an assessment of a patient and failure to maintain an accurate patient record.

Sharonda Danielle Clairborne; Riverhead, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 285580; Cal. No. 30683
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $250 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Criminal Trespass in the 2nd Degree, a class A misdemeanor.

Susan Colton; Warsaw, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 184034; Cal. No. 30371
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension until fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs and Criminal Mischief in the 4th Degree.

Laura Ann Critelli; Franklin, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 293072; Cal. No. 30587
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018 (See also November 2015)
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension for no less than 3 months and until fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of failing to maintain an accurate record.

Courtney Marie Gervaise; Syracuse, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 297142; Cal. No. 30558
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Falsifying Business Records in the 2nd Degree.

Betty F. Glaser; Commack, NY
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 454734; Cal. No. 30572
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $750 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of falling asleep while caring for a patient who fell against her commode and failing to document the fall until two days later.

Angela M. Groff; Copenhagen, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 302172; Cal. No. 30489
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Driving While Intoxicated.

Rebecca E. Hilton a/k/a Rebecca E. Owens; Brant Lake, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 281059; Cal. No. 29137
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Found guilty of professional misconduct; Penalty: Revocation.
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of having been convicted of one count of criminal sale of a controlled substance, a Class B felony.

Sarah Margaret Hubbard; Rochester, NY
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 701486; Cal. No. 30152
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension until fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of medication diversion.

Sege David Kalmbacher a/k/a Sege Kalmbacher; Churchville, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 248214; Cal. No. 29589
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018 (See also September 2013)
Action: Found guilty of professional misconduct; Penalty: Indefinite suspension for a minimum of 2 years and until substance abuse-free and until fit to practice, probation 2 years to commence subsequent to termination of suspension and if and when return to practice.
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of having been convicted of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the 5th Degree, a class D felony, as a second felony offender.

Pamela L. Kenny; Philadelphia, PA
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 713713; Cal. No. 30749
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of failing to document correct vital signs in the medical records of four patients in Delaware, and falsely stating on an application for licensure as a registered professional nurse that her employment had never been terminated by any hospital or licensed facility.

Erin Elizabeth Mikesell; Port Leyden, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 322134; Cal. No. 30593
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of failing to maintain accurate records.

Jessica Mindel; Amityville, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. Nos. 293235, 662098; Cal. Nos. 30539, 30540
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 month actual suspensions, 23 months stayed suspensions, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of falsifying a form submitted to a nursing agency.

Jennifer Ann Muehlig; Le Roy, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 275622; Cal. No. 29456
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Found guilty of professional misconduct; Penalty: Revocation.
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of professional misconduct in the profession of nursing.

Susan A. Sliwinski; Tully, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 302236; Cal. No. 30584
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated and Driving While Intoxicated.

Shawn S. Sprague; New Hartford, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 273658; Cal. No. 30377
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 month actual suspension, 23 months stayed suspension, 2 years probation to commence if and when return to practice, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of failing to follow care plan and having been convicted of two counts of Driving While Intoxicated.

Linda Marie Sturges a/k/a Linda Marie Tech Reed; Cody, WY
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 522247; Cal. No. 30901
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of practicing the profession of nursing with gross negligence in Wyoming.

Catherine A. Tidd; Sardinia, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 281723; Cal. No. 30578
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension until fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of medication administration and having been convicted of Falsifying Business Records.

Jamie L. Williams; Ontario, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 299118; Cal. No. 30525
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of documentation errors.

Jennifer Lyn Williams; Batavia, NY
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 688918; Cal. No. 30595
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension for no less than 6 months and until fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of substituting medications and documentation errors.

Maryann Youngberg; New Paltz, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. Nos. 304634, 663665; Cal. Nos. 30585, 30586
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspensions, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Driving While Intoxicated.

 

Public Accountancy

Kevin O'Brien Clark; Staten Island, NY
Profession: Certified Public Accountant; Lic. No. 052952; Cal. No. 30624
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 6 months actual suspension, 18 months stayed suspension, 24 months probation, $2,500 fine.
Summary: Licensse admitted to the charge of, by order of the PCAOB, being barred from being an associated person of a registered public accounting firm for violations of PCAOB audit standards committed while he was the senior manager on the audit of the financial statements of a broker-dealer.

Fulvio & Associates, LLP; New York, NY
Profession: Public Accountancy Partnership; Reg. No. 046476; Cal. No. 30627
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: $5,000 fine.
Summary: Registrant admitted to the charge of PCAOB registration revocation for violations of PCAOB audit standards committed during registrant's audit of the financial statement of a broker-dealer.

Gennaro J. Fulvio; Tuckahoe, NY
Profession: Certified Public Accountant; Lic. No. 041733; Cal. No. 30625
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $2,500 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of having been found guilty of violating an PCAOB audit standard regarding engagement quality reviews.

Kenneth Steven Werner; Merrick, NY
Profession: Certified Public Accountant; Lic. No. 058800; Cal. No. 30626
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 6 months actual suspension, 18 months stayed suspension, 24 months probation, $5,000 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of violation of PCAOB standards.

 

Social Work

Robin L. James; Accord, NY
Profession: Licensed Clinical Social Worker; Lic. No. 036902; Cal. No. 29383
Regents Action Date: December 11, 2018
Action: Found guilty of professional misconduct; Penalty: $500 fine, 2 years suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years.
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of having been convicted of one count of petit larceny, a Class A misdemeanor.

 

 

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