National Advisory Council

National Advisory Council Members

 

Chair

  • Julie Fairman, PhD, RN, FAAN
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Co-Chair

  • Jennie Chin Hansen, MS, RN, FAAN
    California (CA) Health Care for All, CA Department of Health and Human Services, Hirsch & Associates, LLC

Members 

  • Kupiri Ackerman-Barger, PhD, RN, FAAN
    University of California Davis, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing
  • Gale Adcock, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN
    North Carolina Legislature
  • Gaurdia Banister, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
    Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Bobbie Berkowitz, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
    Dean and Professor Emerita & Professor Emerita, Columbia University School of Nursing and Washington School of Nursing
  • Jo Ivey Boufford, MD (Honorary Fellow)
    NYU School of Global Public Health
  • Jackie Dunbar-Jacob, PhD, RN, FAAN
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Nursing
  • Susan Grant, DNP, RN, FAAN
    Beaumont Health
  • Janie Heath, PhD, APRN-BC, FNAP, FAANP, FAAN
    University of Kentucky College of Nursing
  • Paul Kuehnert, DNP, RN, FAAN
    Public Health Accreditation Board
  • Adriana Perez, PhD, CRNP, ANP-BC, FGSA, FAAN
    University of Pennslyvania School of Nursing
  • Carol Porter, DNP, MPA, BSN, RN, FAAN
    MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Patricia Sengstack, DNP, RN-BC, FAAN
    Vanderbilt University School of Nursing & Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Mona Shattell, PhD, RN, FAAN
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing
  • Hussein Michael Tahan, PhD, RN, FAAN
    Medstar Health
  • Louise Woerner, MBA (Honorary Fellow)
    HCR Home Care

Board Liaison

  • Karen Drenkard, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
    George Washington University, School of Nursing

Ex-Officio 

  • Eileen Sullivan-Marx, PhD, RN, FAAN
    New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing
  • Suzanne Miyamoto, PhD, RN, FAAN
    Chief Executive Officer
    American Academy of Nursing

Staff Liasion

  • Caroline Kane
    Chief Advancement Officer
    American Academy of Nursing