APNA Nominating Committee

The principle task of the Nominating Committee is selecting a slate of candidates for the Annual APNA Election and to oversee the electoral process. The Nominating Committee consists of the board appointed chair from APNA membership, one Board member appointed by the Board of Directors, one board appointee from the membership, and three members in good standing elected annually by ballot.

The 2016 APNA Nominating Committee

Kathryn Brotzge, MSN, APRN - Chair
Jean Fisak, PMHCNS-BC
Kathleen Lehmann, EdD(c), RN-BC PMHN, EdS, MEd, BSN, BA
Karen Pounds, PhD, APRN, BC
Leigh Powers, DNP, MSN, MS, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Learn More: Nominating Committee Procedures


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