aappn-psychiatric-nurses
Association of Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses
Advancing your practice, your career, and our community.

AAPPN Leadership

Management

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Board Officers

  • President: Mary Moller, DNP, ARNP, BC, CPRP | Tacoma Chapter
  • President Elect: Dana Dean Doering, ARNP | Seattle Chapter
  • Past President: Bernie Gilroy, MN, ARNP | Tacoma Chapter
  • Treasurer: Mary Ellen O’Keefe, MN, MBA, ARNP | Whatcom/Skagit Chapter
  • Secretary: Position open
  • Member at Large: Kristine Highlander, ARNP, PMHNP-BC | Seattle Chapter
  • Member at Large: Justin McClanahan, DNP, PMHNP-BC, ARNP | At-Large Chapter
  • Member at Large: Auren O’Connell, RN, DNP | At-Large Chapter
  • Member at Large: Bonita Quiroz-Cantu, MSN, ARNP | Seattle Chapter

Advisory Council

  • Melody Bemis, PhD, PMHNP-BC
  • Lynne Dearing, MA, MSN, ARNP
  • Rosalie Frazier, MN, PMHNP-BC, ARNP
  • Tamara Ganahl
  • Connie Huffine
  • Diana Liebner, PMHNP-BC
  • Anne Koomen, MS, ARNP

Education/Clinical Practice Committee

  • Anne Koomen, MS, ARNP, Chair
  • Bernie Gilroy, MN, ARNP
  • Auren O’Connell, RN, DNP

Finance

  • Mary Ellen O’Keefe, MN, MBA, ARNP, Chair
  • Bonita Quiroz-Cantu, MSN, ARNP

Health Policy/Government Relations

  • Melody Bemis, PhD, PMHNP-BC, Chair
  • Danielle DeOliveira, MSN, RN, PMHNP-BC
  • Bernie Gilroy, MN, ARNP
  • Justin McClanahan, DNP, PMHNP-BC, ARNP

Membership

  • Kristine Highlander, MSN, ARNP, PMHNP-BC
  • Erika Giraldo, DNP
  • Michele Kulbel, DNP, ARNP
  • Catherine Luria, MS, ARNP
  • Anne Mason, DNP, ARNP
  • Cheryl Raleigh-DuRoff, MN, ARNP

Chapters

  • Peninsula/Kitsap: Rosalie Frazier, MN, PMHNP-BC, ARNP
  • Spokane Chapter: Tamara Ganahl
  • Tacoma Chapter: Diana Liebner, PMHNP-BC

If your chapter isn’t listed and you are interested in chairing chapter meetings in your area, please contact Chris Crosser, AAPPN Member Services, at chris@aappn.org or 360-734-3166.

AAPPN Office

1229 Cornwall Avenue, Suite 308
Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone: 360-734-3166 | Fax: 360-230-3294
info@aappn.org | www.aappn.org