AONE Election Candidates

Starting on August 27, AONE will share detailed information on the candidates including their qualifications, position statements and campaign videos. Voting opens September 4.

President-Elect

  • Stuart Downs
    DNP, RN, CENP

    downsVice President, Chief Operating Nursing Officer
    WellStar Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta

  • Mary Ann Fuchs
    DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN

    fuchsVice President of Patient Care and System Chief Nurse Executive
    Duke University Health System, Durham, N.C.

Treasurer

  • Mary Browning
    DNP, RN

    browningExecutive Director
    Indiana Organization of Nurse Executives, Indianapolis

  • David Marshall
    DNP, JD, RN, CENP

    marshallSystem Chief Nursing and Patient Care Services Officer
    University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston

Region 2

  • Paula Coe
    DNP, RN, NEA-BC

    coeVice President, Nursing Education and Professional Practice
    Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh

  • Geralyn Randazzo
    MS, RN, NEA-BC

    Vice President, Care Coordination
    Northwell Health, Manhasset, N.Y.

Region 4

  • Rebecca Baute
    MBA, BSN, RN

    Campus Nurse Executive
    Palmetto Health, Columbia, S.C.

  • Jacqueline Herd
    DNP, RN, NEA-BC

    kingston
    Executive Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer
    Grady Health System, Atlanta

Region 6

  • Kelley Blackburn
    DNP, RN, CPHQ

    Director, Clinical Professional Development
    UnityPoint Health Des Moines, Iowa

  • Christina Dempsey
    MSN, RN, CENP, FAAN

    kingstonSenior Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer
    Press Ganey Associates, Inc., Springfield, Mo.

Region 8

  • Teri Wicker
    PhD, RN, NE-BC

    Senior Manager
    Claro Healthcare – Chicago, Gilbert, Ariz.

  • Kevin McEwan
    MSN, RN, NEA-BC

    Chief Nursing Officer
    Madison Memorial Hospital, Rexburg, Idaho

Candidates may begin campaigning August 28. The AONE election runs from Sept. 4-29. Please contact Jo Ann Webb at 202-626-2321 with questions about the nomination process.