Volunteer Committees

Current ARN committees and committee members are noted below. If you are interested in participating on a committee, please visit our Volunteer Identification Program  (V.I.P.) page and let us know your interests and where you would like to volunteer your time.

2020 Conference Planning Committee

Paula Martinkewiz, Chairperson
Ann Gutierrez
Anne Leclaire
Maria Victoria Padre Juan
Jill Rye, Nurse Planner
Kathleen Sobczak
Anne Deutsch, Research Committee Liaison
Barbara Lutz, Board Liaison
Karen Mikula, Staff Liaison
Sara Hynes, Staff Liaison

Awards Committee

Anne Ruggiero, Chairperson
Beverly Granstaff
Sara Hamilton
Gloria Mahalage
Lupe Storck
Mary Ellen Hatch, Board Liaison
Alice Taylor, Staff Liaison

Budget and Finance Committee

Maria Radwanski, Chairperson
Michele Cournan
Barbara Lutz
Kate Murphy
Pat Quigley
Jill Rye
Gayle Irvin, Staff Liaison
Melissa Bellows, Staff Liaison

Chapter Support Committee

Susan Kometz, Chairperson
Tamera Corsaro
Pamela Hess
Sandra Lynch
Karen Saunders
Wendy Wintersgill, Board Liaison
Melissa Bellows, Staff Liaison

Continuing Education Provider Unit (CEPU)

Jill Rye, Chairperson
Jennifer Bailey
Heather Hansen
Arlene Smyth
Judy Walls-Moore
Margi Williams
Paula Martinkewiz, Conference Planning Committee Liaison
Tina Roma-Fisher, Products and Programs Committee Liaison
Pat Quigley, Board Liaison
Karen Mikula, Staff Liaison
Sara Hynes, Staff Liaison

Executive Committee

Barbara Lutz, President
Pat Quigley, President-Elect
Maria Radwanski, Secretary-Treasurer
Grace Campbell
Michele Cournan, Past President
Wendy Wintersgill
Gayle Irvin, Staff Liaison
Melissa Bellows, Staff Liaison

Health Policy Committee

Jynae Clapper, Chairperson
Amy Bok
Jamie D’Ausilio
Lisa Moses
Ruth Oglesby
Steven Powell
Anne Ruggiero
Linda Schultz
Michele Cournan, Past President
Barbara Lutz, President
Pat Quigley, President-Elect
Melissa Bellows, Staff Liaison
Jeremy Scott, Lobbyist

Newsletter Committee

Tracey Connolly
Jolene Simon
Marsha Tudor
Maureen Musto, Board Liaison
Melissa Bellows, Staff Liaison

Nominating and Leadership Development Committee

Michele Cournan, Chairperson
Sue Brown
Michelle Camicia
Gail Sims
Gayle Irvin, Staff Liaison
Melissa Bellows, Staff Liaison

Products and Programs Committee

Tina Roma-Fisher, Chairperson
Deborah Arnold
Tine Brackins
Kimberlee Craig
Raquel Neves
Gertrude Thompson
Grace Campbell, Board Liaison
Karen Mikula, Staff Liaison
Sara Hynes, Staff Liaison

Quality Work Group

Terrie Black, Chairperson
Melissa Bellows, Staff Liaison

Research Committee

Theresa Pietsch, Chairperson
Angela Allen
Carissa Augustyn
Rebecca Coffin
Anne Deutsch
Cidalia Vital
Barbara Winters-Todd
Susan Fowler, Board Liaison
Melissa Bellows, Staff Liaison

Scholarship Committee

Elaine Flynn
Ina Fletcher
Lupe Storck
Judy Walls-Moore
Beverly Reigle, Board Liaison
Alice Taylor, Staff Liaison

CRRN Examination Committee

Sara Hamilton
Athena North-Henderson
Beverly Queen
Tracy Reeves
Jolene Simon
Ann Smith
Tracey Connolly, RNCB Liaison
Alice Taylor, Staff Liaison

CRRN Audit Panel

Tina Brackins
Cristina Huerta
Brenda McCall-Russell
Tonisha Melvin
Leslie Schlenger
Hilary Touchett
Della Watson
Alice Webley
Alice Taylor, Staff Liaison

Rehabilitation Nursing Certification Board

Stella Mason, Chair
Angelisa Belden, Public Member
Tracey Connolly
Andrea Davis
Stephanie Morrell
Lorillie Soleta
Alice Taylor, Staff Liaison

Rehabilitation Nursing Editorial Board

Pamala Larsen, Editor
Linda Pierce, Associate Editor
Deborah Almauhy
Shelly Amato
Terrie Black
Laura Dzurec
Cheryl Gies
Theresa Green
Mindi Miller
Leslie Neal-Boylan
Melissa Bellows, Staff Liaison

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