AONL Board of Directors

2019 Board of Directors

 

President | Mary Beth Kingston, PhD, RN, NEA-BC

Chief Nursing Officer
Advocate Aurora Health Care
Milwaukee, Wis., and Downers Grove, Ill.

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President Elect | Mary Ann Fuchs, DNP, RN, FAANM

Vice President of Patient Care Services & System Chief Nurse Executive Associate Dean Of Clinical Affairs Duke University School of Nursing Duke University Health System, Durham, N.C.
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Immediate Past President | Bob Dent, DNP, RN, CENP, FAONL

Senior Vice President, Chief Operating and Chief Nursing Officer
Midland Memorial Hospital
Midland, Texas
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Secretary | Robyn Begley, DNP, RN, NEA-BC

Chief Executive Officer, AONL
Chief Nursing Officer, American Hospital Association
Chicago

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Treasurer | David Marshall, DNP, JD, RN, CENP, FAONL

System Chief Nursing and Patient Care Services Officer
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston
Galveston, Texas
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Region 1 | Anne Schmidt, MSN, RN, CENP

Vice President of Patient Care Services & CNO
South County Health
Wakefield, Mass.
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Region 2 | Paula Coe, DNP, RN, NEA-BC

Vice President, Nursing Education and Professional Practice
Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
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Region 3 | Deborah Zimmermann, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN

CNO and VP of Patient Care Services
Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Richmond, Va.
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Region 4 | Jacqueline Herd, DNP, RN, NEA-BC

Executive Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer
Grady Health System, Atlanta
Atlanta
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Region 5 | Erik Martin, DNP, RN, CENP

Vice president, patient care services and chief nursing officer
Norton Children’s Hospital
Louisville, Ky.
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Region 6 | Christina Dempsey, DNP, RN, CENP, FAAN

Chief Nursing Officer & President of Clinical Excellence Solutions
Press Ganey Associates, Inc.
Springfield, Mo.
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Region 7 | Cole Edmonson, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FAONL

Chief Clinical Officer
AMN Healthcare
Dallas
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Region 8 | Kevin McEwan, MSN, RN, NEA-BC

Chief Nursing Officer
Madison Memorial Hospital
Rexburg, Idaho
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Region 9 | Dana Bjarnason, PhD, RN, NE-BC

Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer, Associate Dean, Clinical Affairs
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, Ore.
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Appointed Board Member | Megan Seston, MSN, RN, CCRN-CMC

Professional Development Manager
Brigham & Women's Hospital
Boston
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Appointed Board Member | Patricia Mook, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, CAHIMS

Vice President of Nursing Operations
Atrium Health
Charlotte, N.C.
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Appointed Board Member | Mercedes Lopez, RN, BSN

Chief Nursing Officer
Roosevelt General Hospital
Portales, N.M.
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Appointed Board Member | Nancy May, DNP, RN-BC, NEA-BC

Chief Nursing Officer
University of Michigan Medical Group Practice
Ann Arbor, Mich.
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Appointed Board Member | Simmy King, DNP, MS, MBA

Nursing Director, Clinical Information Systems and Professional Development
Children’s National Health System
Washington
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