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AORN Voting Matters 2021

Congratulations to the candidates for the 2021-2022 term of office. Candidates biographies and election statements will be available online this fall.


President-elect (1 to be elected)

CANDIDATE STATE
Vangie Dennis, MSN, RN, CNOR, CMLSO GA
Brenda G. Larkin, MS, RN, ACNS-BC, CNS-CP, CNOR, CSSM OR

Treasurer (1 to be elected)

CANDIDATE STATE
Nakeisha M. Archer, MBA, RN, NE-BC, CNOR, CSSM TX
Jamie Ridout, MBA, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, CNOR, CASC NC

Board of Directors (4 to be elected)

CANDIDATE STATE
Lisa Bailey, BSN, BS, RN, CNOR TX
DeNene Cofield, BSN, RN, CNOR TN
Donna J. Doyle, DNP, RN, NE-BC, CNOR OH
Bill Duffy, RN, MJ, CNOR, FAAN IL
Merideth D. Lewis, MSN, RN, CNOR CA
Barbara Nalley, MSN, RN, ANP-BC, NP-C, CNOR MD
Heidi L. Nanavati, MSN, FNP-BC, CNOR, RNFA ID
Rebecca K. Vortman, DNP, RN, CNOR IL
 Karen Y. White-Edwards, MBA, BSN, RN, CNOR  TX

Nominating Committee (2 to be elected)

CANDIDATE STATE
Crystal Bricker, MSN, RN, CNOR IL
Andrea Mary Dyer, MSN, RN, CNOR ME
Sonja Furr, BSN, RN, CNOR NC
Christopher J. Hudgins, BS, ASN, RN, CNOR GA
Christopher L. Peredney, MSN, RN, CNS-CP, CNOR WA
Tammy K. Woolley, MBA, MS, BSN, RN, CSPM, NEA-BC, CNOR CO

* 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.