AAPPN is a member-driven organization.
We’d like to shine the spotlight on some of the advanced practice psychiatric nurse practitioners who are contributing to our association, our profession, and our communities.
Want to recommend a colleague to be featured in AAPPN’s Member Spotlight? Email Chris Crosser at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nikki Behner, DNP, MPH, ARNP
Meet Elizabeth Bielstein, 2020 Preceptor of the Year
Ginni Buccola, DNP, ARNP
Piper Buersmeyer, PMHNP-BC, ARNP
Meet Lynne Dearing, 2019 Trust Award
Meet Danielle DeOliveira, 2020 Volunteer of the Year Award
Danielle DeOliveira, PMHNP-BC
Dana Dean Doering, ARNP
Kristine Highlander, MSN, ARNP, PMHNP-BC
Leslie M Hite, ARNP, PMHNP-BC
Meet Gregory Hudson, 2020 New Practitioner of the Year
“I believe strongly that advanced practice psychiatric nurses are a vital link in solving the shortage of mental health providers. I know it is not an easy path but it is very rewarding and worth the effort. We depend on your leadership.” – Connie Huffine
Catherine Luria, ARNP
Mary Moller, DNP, ARNP, APRN, PMHCNS-BC, CPRP, FAAN
Mary Ellen O’Keefe, MN, MBA, ARNP
Meet Graham Patrick, 2020 Nursing Excellence Award