About Us, People

 

 Board of Trustees

 
 
The Board of Trustees of the AANA Foundation (a 501c3 organization) serve as ambassadors, recommend policies, ensure ongoing strategic planning and evaluation, secure financial resources, ensure financial stewardship, assess financials, and evaluate board composition and performance.
 
 
Sandra Tunajek, CRNA, DNP
Chair
 
Wilma Gillis
CRNA, BSN, APNP
Chair-Elect​
Donna I. Vierthaler
CRNA, MHS
Trustee, Co-Vice Chair
Professional Development​
Monica Masemer
CRNA, MSN
Co-Vice Chair Fundraising​
Jack T. Hitchens
CRNA, BA
Treasurer​​
 
 
Normalynn Garrett
CRNA, PhD
Trustee​
Charles A. Griffis
CRNA, PhD
Trustee​
Todd Herzog
CRNA, BSN, BSNA, ARNP
Trustee​
John A. Jelinek, BS
Trustee​
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Amy Langan, BA
Trustee​
Sharon P. Pearce
CRNA, MSN
Trustee​
Wanda Wilson
CRNA, PhD
Trustee​
Christopher Reed, MSN, MPH, RN, CCRN, CFRN
Student Trustee​
 

 Foundation Staff

 
 
Foundation Executive Director
847-655-1172
 
Foundation Assistant Director
847-655-1175
 
Foundation Development Officer
847-655-1173
 
 
Bonnie Lowth, BA
Foundation Administrative & Program Assistant
847-655-1171
blowth@aana.com
 
 

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AANA Foundation
222 S. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge, IL 60068
847-655-1170
 
Programs and Research
Contact Lorraine for more information:

Lorraine Jordan
Executive Director
847-655-1172
 

Annual Fund and Marketing

Luanne Irvin
Development Officer
847-655-1173
 

Gift Planning / Endowments
Friends for Life

Nat Carmichael
Assistant Director
847-655-1175
ncarmichael@aana.com
 
 
 Programs
Bonnie Lowth
Administrative & Program Assistant
847-655-1171