Board of Directors

Trilby A. Barnes, BSN
Telephonic Triage Nurse
Ochsner Health Systems
Quality Improvement
New Orleans East Hospital
New Orleans, LA


Constance Brown, BSN, RN-BC, CCM
Clinical Program Manager
Shepherd's Hope, Inc.
Orlando, FL

Chris Bryant, DNP, MSN-PH, RN 
Nurse Program Manager
Denver Heatlh Medical Center
Denver, CO


Briana Charles
Student Representative
Howard University College of Nursing
and Allied Health Sciences

Washington, DC


Shirley Evers-Manly, PhD, MSN,

Interim Dean
School of Nursing
Alcorn University
Los Angeles, CA


Denise Ferrell, DNP, RN 
Associate Dean for Community
Engagement and Public Service
Director for Diversity, Equity,
and Inclusion

Assistant Professor
College of Nursing
Michigan State University
Lansing, MI  

C. Alicia Georges, EdD, RN, FAAN
Ex-Officio President

Immediate Past National Volunteer President

Washington, DC

Rebecca Harris-Smith, EdD, MSN, RN
Retired Dean
Nursing and Allied Health

South Louisiana Community College
Lafayette, LA


Anne Mistivar, MSN, BSN, RN, LNC
Clinical Community Health Nurse Supervisor
City of Springfield Department of Health
and Human Services
Springfield, MA


Leonora Muhammad, DNP, APRN,

Sr. Director, Quality Improvement
and Patient Safety
Corizon Health
Adjunct Clinical Faculty
University of Missouri, St. Louis
St. Louis, M
Sabrina NewtonLPN, CASAC-T
Nurse Case Manager
SCO Family of Services
Jamaica, NY