2019 Nominations and Elections


As a member-driven organization, our nomination and election process is essential to the ongoing vitality and viability of the organization. It is for this reason that we look to the MNRS members to provide us with qualified candidates to be considered to serve.

Below you will find information regarding the 2018 open positions within the MNRS Board of Directors and Nominating Commitee.

To view a detailed commitment description for each open position, simply click on the associated box below. If after reading the description you would like to nominate yourself or a colleague, simply click on the “Nominate Here” button and fill out the form.

Are you interested in one of the positions? Self-nominations are welcomed and encouraged.  All positions are two year terms and begin at the Annual Conference in March, 2019.
Nominations for the above positions are now CLOSED.  MNRS will announce the slate of candidates and offer all active MNRS members the opportunity to vote in November 2018.

2018-2019 Nominating Committee:

Please feel free to contact any of the committee members with questions.

Susan Rawl, PhD, RN, FAAN (Chair)
Janean E. Holden, PhD, RN, FAAN (Board Liaison)
Diane McNally Forsyth, PhD, RN
Wendy R. Miller, PhD, RN, CCRN
Lisa Carter-Harris, PhD, RN, ANP-C
Mary Minton, PhD, RN, CNS, CHPN


MNRS warmly welcomes the following members elected to the 2018 MNRS Board of Directors:

Cindy Anderson, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, ANEF, FAHA, FNAP, FAAN
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
The Ohio State University
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Vice President
Jill Kilanowski, PhD, RN, APRN, CPNP, FAAN
Associate Dean Graduate Program and Professor
Mount Carmel College of Nursing
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Amy Jude Hoffman, RN, MSN, PhD
Professor and Assistant Dean
College of Nursing, Omaha
The University of Nebraska Medical Center
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Director-at-Large (1)
Kelly Wierenga, PhD, RN
Post-Doctoral Fellow
Case Western Reserve University
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Nominating Committee (2)
Lisa Carter-Harris

Mary Minton