Haitian American Nurses Association of Tampa Florida, Inc.
“Here to serve, promote, & educate.”

Join Us In Celebrating 10 years of the vision, the mission, & the future

Mission Statement
To provide all nurses and other allied health professionals the opportunity to unite as a group, to share and provide ideas of interest, and to become effectively involved with the issues and services relevant to the health and welfare of the Haitian communities in the Tampa Bay area as well as central Florida countries
The Haitian American Nurses Association of Tampa, Inc. will be the premiere professional nursing organization for all nursing and allied health professionals of Haitian-descent in the Tampa Bay area as well as central Florida counties. It will foster an environment of professional growth, camaraderie, philanthropy, charity, network and collaboration, and serve as an inspiration to future Haitian-American nursing professionals here and abroad.
About Us

HANA of Tampa, Inc.: Haitian American Nurses Association (HANA) of Tampa, Inc. was founded in March of 2014 by Ms. Shakema Doreus, RN, BSN, MHA.  Ms. Doreus is a Miami native, who made Tampa Bay her home after receiving her BSN from the University of South Florida.

Board of Directors & Officers
2018-2020 Executive Board Members

President Edline Pierre,

President 2023-2025“
"Setting goals turn the invisible to visible"
- Tony Robbins

Shakema Doreus,

1st Vice-President & Founder
"If you're going to live, leave a legacy. Make a mark on the world that can't be erased."
- Maya Angelou

Santhia Mirtyl,

2nd Vice-President
"Be a good steward of what God has given you"

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