Oklahoma Nurses Association
March 2002 — Present
Chief staff officer of Oklahoma’s largest state nursing organization, representing 30, 000 registered nurses. Oversees and manages association strategic plans, finances, projects and legislative agenda. Organizes program and logistics for annual convention/tradeshow along with other professional seminars and meetings. Provides executive support to the association president and board of directors. Markets membership in the organization to nurses in academic, clinical and non-traditional settings. Makes presentations and serves on professional bodies related to academic programs, workforce and health policy. Supervises staff and contract lobbyist activities.