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Rosemarie Westberg, MSN, CPN, BSN, RN

School of Nursing

Rosemarie Westberg

Rosemarie is currently the skill labs coordinator and graduate clinical placement coordinator for the School of Nursing. She came to Mason in the fall of 2013 with a diverse clinical background and more than 20 years of educational and managerial experience in nursing at the community college and university levels. Originally from New Jersey, she has lived and worked in Virginia for the past 30 years in a variety of health-related settings and private industry. She is dedicated to advocacy for the health and welfare of individuals, children, and families with a clinical specialty in family-child nursing.

Rosemarie is a co-founder of a nonprofit foundation, Santa We Believe, designated as a 501c3 charity in January 2009. Her organization is dedicated to bringing the joy of caring and sharing to needy preschool children nationwide through a special Santa visit, which started as part of her husband’s for-profit company in 1997.


  • Graduate Certificate, Instructional Design, Marymount University, 1996
  • MS, Family/Child Nursing (Pediatrics)/Nursing Education, The Catholic University of America, 1982
  • BSN, Seton Hall University, 1976