2019 AANP Election Results

AANP is pleased to announce the official results of the 2019 election. The ballots have been qualified by Survey & Ballot Systems in accordance with the election policies and procedures as approved by AANP. Congratulations to all. Terms of office begin at the close of the 2019 AANP National Conference in Indianapolis, June 23, 2019.

  • AANP Board of Directors

    Treasurer
    Kathy Wheeler, PhD, RN, APRN, NP-C, FNAP, FAANP
    Versailles, KY

    Region 1 Director
    Deborah Wachtel, DNP, MPH, APRN
    Essex Junction, VT

    Region 3 Director
    Lori Martin-Plank, PhD, FNP-C, GNP-BC, FAANP, FNAP
    Pipersville, PA

    Region 5 Director
    Gretchen Schumacher, PhD, GNP-C, FNP, NP-C, FAANP
    Grand Rapids, MI

    Region 7 Director
    Kathleen Haycraft, DNP, FNP/PNP-BC, DCNP, FAANP
    Hannibal, MO

    Region 9 Director
    Karen Ketner, DNP, FNP-C, FAANP
    San Jose, CA

    Region 11 Director
    Doreen Cassarino, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, BC-ADM, FAANP
    Naples, FL

  • Nomination Council
    • Jennifer Adamski, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, COHN
      Westlake, OH
    • Linda Brown, PhD, EJD, APRN-C, ANP, PNP, FAANP
      Hialeah, FL
    • Julie Koch, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, FAANP
      Crown Point, IN
    • Robert Metzger, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC
      Dallas, TX
  • State Representatives

    Alaska
    Shannon Hilton, DNP
    Anchorage, AK

    Arkansas
    Katherine Darling, DNP, APRN, PMHNP/FNP-C, FAANP
    Fayetteville, AR

    Colorado
    Laura Rosenthal, DNP, ACNP, FAANP
    Denver, CO

    Idaho
    Sarah Sparks, DNP, APRN, NP-C
    Boise, ID

    Kentucky
    Elizabeth Partin, DNP, APRN, FAANP
    Columbia, KY

    Louisiana
    Sattaria “Tari” Dilks, DNP, PMHNP-BC
    Lake Charles, LA

    Montana
    Keven Comer, MN, FNP-BC
    Bozeman, MT

    New Jersey
    Joan Zaccardi, DNP, APN, FAANP
    Middletown, NJ

    New York North
    Laura Markwick, DNP, FNP-C, FAANP
    Pittsford, NY

    New York South
    Mary Koslap-Petraco, DNP, PPCNP, CPNP, FAANP
    Massapequa Park, NY

    North Carolina
    Leslie Sharpe, DNP, FNP-BC
    Cary, NC

    North Dakota
    Jenna Herman, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC
    Bismarck, ND

    Oklahoma
    Antonia (Toni) Pratt-Reid, MSN, APRN, FNP, C-NP, CCRN
    Piedmont, OK

    Oregon
    Laurel Hallock Koppelman, DNP, FNP-C, APRN
    Portland, OR

    Puerto Rico
    Carmen Lopez Rodriguez, DNP, ANP BC, FNP, FAANP
    Trujillo Alto, PR

    South Carolina
    Kahlil Demonbreun, DNP, RNC-OB, WHNP-BC, ANP-BC, FAANP
    Orangeburg, SC

    South Dakota
    Robin Arends, DNP, CNP, FNP-BC, FAANP
    Sioux Falls, SD

    Tennessee
    Irene Bean, DNP, APRN, PMHNP
    Madison, TN

    Texas North
    Shelagh Larson, DNP, APRN, WHNP-BC, NCMP
    Fort Worth, TX

    Texas South
    Anna Jessup, DNP, APRN, FNP-C
    Round Rock, TX

    Utah
    Julie Balk, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC
    Holladay, UT

    Washington
    Louise Kaplan, PhD, ARNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN
    Vancouver, WA

Note: The AANP Bylaws amendment was approved.