AORN Voting Matters 2020

2020 AORN National Ballot

Meet the candidates for the 2020-2021 AORN term of office. Voting opens March 2, 2020.

President-elect (1 to be elected)

CANDIDATE STATE
Holly S. Ervine, MSN, RN-BC, CNOR GA
Jane Flowers, MSN, RN, CNOR, CSSM(e), NEA-BC, CRCST MD

Vice President (1 to be elected)

CANDIDATE STATE
Karen M. Knapp, BSN, RN, CNOR, CRNFA MI
Elizabeth S. Pincus, MSN, MBA, RN, ACNS-BC, CNS-CP, CNOR CA

Secretary (1 to be elected)

CANDIDATE STATE
James (Jay) Bowers, BSN, RN, CNOR WV
Darlene B. Murdock, BSN, BA, RN, CNOR TX

Board of Directors (3 to be elected)

CANDIDATE STATE
Rhonda L. Anders, MSM, BSN, RN,NE-BC, CNOR IN
J. Stephen Balog, MSN, RN, CNOR SC
DeNene Cofield, BSN, RN, CNOR TN
Linda K. Connelly, PhD, MSH, ARNP, CNOR FL
Merideth D. Lewis, MSN, RN, CNOR CA
Brandy L. Miller, MHA, MSN, RN, CNOR IN
Kristy P. Simmons, MSN, RN, CNOR LA
Kristy A. Wheeler, MSN, RN, CNOR* MD

Nominating Committee (3 to be elected)

CANDIDATE STATE
Sarah Bosserman, MSN, RN, CNOR PA
Amy Brunson, MSN, RN, CNOR TX
Darleen A. Dagey, MSN, RN-BC, CNOR VA
Sonja W. Furr, BSN, RN, CNOR NC
Jeffrey R. Keane, BSN, RN, CNOR MA
Molly Kucera, MBAHC, BS, RN, CNOR IA
David Reinhart, MSN, MBA, RN, CNOR GA

Nominations by Petition



* Article VII, Section 2(C) of AORN’s bylaws provides: “Nominations by petition for all elected positions may be made immediately after the Nominating Committee presents its slate of candidates, but no later than 45 days prior to the commencement of voting. The candidate’s name will be placed on the ballot after eligibility has been verified.”