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Nominating Committee

Please address your comments to the committee chair or AACN staff liaison noted.

                   Stephen Cavanagh, PhD, Chair 
Dean and Professor
University of California-Davis

Jeannette Andrews, PhD, Second Term
Dean and Helen Gurley Wolford Professor of Nursing
University of South Carolina


Tracey Murray, DNP, First Term
College of Health Professions, Helene Fuld School of Nursing
Coppin State University 


Rita Trofino, DNP, First Term
Associate Dean and Chair
School of Health Sciences, Nursing Department
Saint Francis University


Ann Cary, PhD, First Term
Past Board Chair and Honorary Member
Dean and Professor
Marieb College of Health and Human Services
Florida Gulf Coast University 


    Jennifer Ahearn, MBA, AACN Staff Liaison
Chief Operating Officer
(202) 463-6930 ext. 228 


Call for Nominations for 2021 Election

The AACN Nominating Committee is seeking nominations for the following positions on the Board of Directors and Nominating Committee.  

  • Treasurer
  • Board Member-at-Large (4 vacancies)
  • Practice Board Member-at-Large (1 vacancy)
  • Nominating Committee (3 vacancies)

Nomination packets are due October 9, 2020

View Call for Nominations