Advisory Council

Advisory Council

ANA Leadership Institute Advisory Council

The purpose of the advisory council is to:

  • Provide input, perspective, expertise and guidance to the ANA Leadership Institute.
  • Identify opportunities to cross –fertilize and collaborate with other organizations and training programs
  • Assist in promoting and identifying participants for the Institute
  • Assist in achieving diversity goals for the Institute – age, geography, ethnicity, and practice area
  • Provide feedback for the evaluation and foster continuous improvement of offerings

The advisory council members include:

Dawn Bazarko, DNP, MPH, RN
Senior VP, Center for Nursing Advancement,
United Health Group, Minneapolis, MN
Susan Reinhard, PhD, RN, FAAN
Senior VP, AARP Public Policy Institute, Chief Strategist,
Center to Champion Nursing in America, Washington, DC
Linda Groah, MSN, RN, CNOR, NEA-BC, FAAN
CEO, Association of periOperative Registered Nurses, Denver, CO
Rose Sherman, EdD, RN, NEA-BC, CNL, FAAN
Associate Professor, Director, Nursing Leadership Institute,
Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
Shirley Gibson, DNP, MSHA, RN, FACHE
Associate Vice President of Nursing,
VCU Health System
Les Wallace, PhD
Owner, Signature Resources, Denver, CO