Frank Manole, DNP, MSN, MBA, ACNP‐BC, FAANP, from Raleigh, NC, has been a nurse practitioner (NP) for 13 years. Dr. Manole is a business executive, accomplished clinician and educator. He is an active AANP Fellow (FAANP) and a former AANP North Carolina State Representative. He has demonstrated a tireless commitment to advancing the NP profession and effectively improving the utilization of NPs through consensus building. He has held teaching appointments at several universities. Dr. Manole currently serves as the Vice President of Operations for a large health care organization.