2017 Board of Directors

Joan Shinkus ClarkPresident
Joan Shinkus Clark, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, CENP, FACHE, FAAN
Senior Vice President and System Chief Nurse Executive
Texas Health Resources
Arlington, Texas

 

 

dentPresident-Elect
Robert L. Dent, DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, CENP, FACHE
Senior Vice President, Chief Operating and Chief Nursing Officer
Midland Memorial Hospital
Midland, Texas

 

 

Lamont YoderTreasurer
Lamont M. Yoder, RN, MSN, MBA, NEA-BC, FACHE
Chief Executive Officer
Banner Gateway medical Center & Banner MD
Gilbert, Ariz.

 

 

gergelySecretary
Susan Gergely, MBA
Chief Operating Officer
AONE
Chicago

 

 

HaleRegion 1
Elizabeth A. Hale, RN, MSN, CENP
Chief Clinical Officer
Lowell Community Health Center
Lowell, Mass.

 

 

Robyn BegleyRegion 2
Robyn Begley, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Vice President of Nursing and Chief Nursing Officer
AtlantiCare Health System
Atlantic City, N.J.

 

 

LatimerRegion 3
Mary A. Fuchs, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
Vice President of Patient Care and System Chief Nurse Executive
Duke University Health System
Durham, N.C.

 

 

Stuart D. DownsRegion 4
Stuart D. Downs, DNP, MSA, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, CENP, CPHQ
Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer
WellStar Health System
Atlanta

 

 

KingstonRegion 5
Erik Martin, DNP, RN, CNML
Executive Clinical Director, Heart and Vascular Service Line
The Christ Hospital Health Network
Cincinnati

 

 

M. Lindell JosephRegion 6
M. Lindell Joseph, PhD, RN
Associate Clinical Professor & MSN/CNL Program Coordinator
University of Iowa College of Nursing
Iowa City, Iowa

 

 

coleRegion 7
Cole Edmonson, DNP, RN, FACHE, NEA-BC, FAAN
Chief Nursing Officer
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas
Dallas

 

 

BehrendtRegion 8
Rachel Behrendt, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Senior Vice President, Operations
Hospice of the Valley
Phoenix

 

 

CochrellRegion 9
Dana Bjarnason, PhD, RN, NE-BC
Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer, Associate Dean, Clinical Affairs
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, Ore.

 

 

MartinAppointed Board Member
Giancarlo Lyle-Edrosolo, DNP, RN, NE-BC, CNL
Associate Director, Critical-Care Services
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, Calif.

 

 

Appointed Board Member
Sylvia Estrada, WHNP-BC, CBCN, MSHFM, DNP
Clinical Program Coordinator, Genetic Testing
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles

 

 

Appointed Board Member
Geralyn M. Randazzo, MSN, RN, NEA-BC
Vice President, Care Coordination
Northwell Health Solutions
Manhasset, N.Y.

 

 

Appointed Board Member
Gretchen Pacholek MSN, BSN, RN
Director of Neurology/Neurosurgery and Orthopedics Service Line
The University of Chicago Medicine
Chicago