Government Relations Committee

 

 
 
Standing from top to bottom rowsJason Bauer, CRNA, MSN, PHRN; Anna Polyak, RN, JD, Senior Director of State Government Affairs, AANA Staff; Steven Leach, CRNA, DNP; Jana Conover, BA, AANA Staff; Phyllis Kantor, CRNA, DNP; Tanya "Danielle" White, RN; Kim Lanfranca, CRNA, MS; Chair Heather Rankin, CRNA, DNP; Absent:  Scott Rigdon, CRNA, MPH
 
 

 Committee Information

 

Committee Purpose
The AANA's Government Relations Committee (GRC) supports the strategy pillar of the 50-State Service Strategy, including developing tools and processes for enviroscanning, state- and issue-specific tactics and research, and advocacy competence development. The GRC also works closely with other AANA committees to facilitate successful implementation of the 50-State Service Strategy.

 Government Relations Committee Position Description

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 Contact Info

 

​Committee Members:

Chair, Heather Rankin, CRNA, DNP - hjhrankin@yahoo.com

Jason Bauer, CRNA, MSN, PHRN - jrbcrna72@gmail.com

Phyllis Kantor, CRNA, DNP - phylliskantor@me.com

Kim Lanfranca, CRNA, MS - kimlanfranca@hotmail.com

Steven Leach, CRNA, DNP - sleach5@sbcglobal.net

Scott Rigdon, CRNA, MPH - scottridgon@hotmail.com

Tanya "Danielle" White, RN - tdwood589@hotmail.com
(student representative)

Staff:

Anna Polyak, RN, JD, Senior Director of State Government Affairs - apolyak@aana.com

Jana Conover, BA, Assistant Director of State Government Affairs -jconover@aana.com

 

 AANA Bylaw Language

 
Article XIII, Section 5, F: Government Relations Committee
 
The Government Relations Committee shall address matters pertaining to legislation and regulations, and make recommendations to the Board of Directors.
 

 Meeting Dates

 
  • ​September 11-12, 2015 - Chicago, IL
  • Conference Calls
 

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