ANA-Michigan Committee Update: Thank You To Outgoing Committee Members and Welcome To New/Returning Committee Members!

Posted 10 months ago

It’s that time of the year! The Call for Committees went out earlier this fall, and the Board of Directors finalized their list of appointments at their November 12th meeting.

We want to extend a huge thank you to our outgoing committee members. We are so grateful for their dedicated commitment and service, as well as the volunteering of their expertise and time:

Finance (Term Ends December 31, 2021)

  • Jason Baker, MSN, AGACNP-BC, CCRN, RN

Legislative (Term Ends December 31, 2021)

  • Remy Bruder, DNP, RN
  • Nancy George, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FAANP
  • Lori Glenn, DNP, CNM, RN
  • April Liberty, BSN, RN

Nursing and Health Policy (Term Ends December 31, 2021)

  • Beth Ammerman, DNP, FNP-BC
  • Nikeyia Davis, MBA-HCM, BSN, RN, CNN
  • Barbara Medvec, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
  • Linda Sarantis, MSN, RN, S.A.N.E.
  • Nadine Wodwaski, DNP, MSN-ed, CNS, RN

Nursing Practice (Term Ends December 31, 2021)

  • Linda Dunmore, MSN, RN, NE-BC, CPHQ, CPHS
  • Nadia Farhat, RN, MSN, AGCNS-BC
  • Julie Powell, DNP, MSN, RN, AGCNS-BC
  • Molly Stapish, MSN, CMSRN
  • Marnie VanDam, MSN, RN

Bylaws (Terms Ends Following Annual Meeting on April 1, 2022)

  • Nadia Farhat, MSN, RN-BC, AGCNS-BC
  • Kechi Iheduru-Anderson, DNP, RN, CNE, CWCN

Education (Terms Ends Following Annual Meeting on April 1, 2022)

  • Dr. Bridget Leonard, DNP, MBA, RN, CRRN, NEA-BC
  • Jennifer Mecomber, MSN, RN
  • Mary Zugcic, RN, ACNS-BC, CRNI

Nominations (Term Ends Following Annual Meeting on April 1, 2022)

  • Carole Stacy, MSN, MA, RN
  • MaryLee Pakieser, MSN, RN, BC-FNP
  • Joyce Reder, MSN

We also want to extend a warm and excited welcome to the following individuals who were newly appointed to serve on a committee or who renewed their consent to serve and were granted another appointment by the Board of Directors:

Nursing and Health Policy (Term Begins January 1, 2022)

  • Marina Andriyakhova, BSN, RN, CWCN
  • Sarah Jennings, DNP, MPA, RN, NEA-BC
  • Beth Ammerman, DNP, FNP-BC
  • Deborah Bach-Stante, BSN, MPH, MSW
  • Nadine Wodwaski, DNP, MSN-ed, CNS, RN

Legislative (Term Begins January 1, 2022)

  • Lori Glenn, DNP, CNM, RN
  • Remy Bruder, DNP, RN
  • Jason Baker, MSN, AGACNP-BC, CCRN, RN

Nursing Practice (Term Begins January 1, 2022)

  • Wendy Szafranski, MSN, RN, CNE
  • Denise Ervin, BSN, NC-BC
  • Ruth Kitzmiller, MSA, BSN, RN, NE-BC
  • Linda Dunmore, MSN, RN, NE-BC, CPHQ, CPHS
  • Gina Schrader, MSN, RN, CEN

Finance (Term Begins January 1, 2022)

  • Jason Baker, MSN, AGACNP-BC, CCRN, RN

Education (Term Begins April 2, 2022)

  • Maria Bobo, DNP, RN, WHNP-BC, CENP
  • Linda Keilman, DNP, MSN, GNP-BC, FAANP

Please note that a second Call for Committees will go out in the new year to fill the remaining open positions on the Legislative, Finance and Bylaws Committees. If you missed your opportunity during the first call, please don’t hesitate to submit a Consent to Serve in January 2022. Stay tuned!

A Call for Leadership is currently running between now and January 13, 2022, to solicit Consent to Serves for the following open leadership positions:

ANA-Michigan Board of Directors Openings: 4 positions

  • Director – 2 positions
  • President-Elect – 1 position
  • Newly Licensed Director – 1 position

ANA-Michigan Nominations Committee Openings: 2 positions

ANA-Michigan Nurses Foundation Board of Directors Openings: 9 positions

  • Director for a 2 Year Term – 4 positions
  • Director for a 3 Year Term – 5 positions