Public Relations Committee



 
 
 

 Committee Information

 

Standing left to rightDan Lovinaria, CRNA, MBA, MS, DNP; Marlene McDowell, MA (staff); Vickie Stuart, CRNA, DNP; Monique Bowersox, CRNA, MNA; Andre Cruz, RN, BSN (Student Representative); Ryan Werblow, CRNA, MSN; Armentia Snyder, BA (staff)  

Seated left to right: Lara Barrow, CRNA, MHS; Chair Heather Rankin, CRNA, MSN;  Karen Sutkus (staff); Chris Bettin, MA (staff);

 

Committee Purpose
The Public Relations Committee is responsible for the following projects and programs: promotion of nurse anesthetists through development and implementation of image building campaigns; development and implementation of public awareness and education campaigns; creation of information publications such as the Before Anesthesia and After Anesthesia brochures; coordination and staffing of the trade show exhibiting program; production of various educational sessions and programs at national meetings; coordination of the Student Mentoring Program at the Mid-Year Assembly; creation of National Nurse Anesthetists Week theme; and selection of the annual PR Recognition Awards. 


Public Relations Committee Position Description

Committee Directory

 

 Contact Info

 
​Committee Members:
 
Chair, Heather J. Rankin, CRNA, MSN - hjhrankin@yahoo.com
 
Lara A. Barrow, CRNA, MHS - isnoozeyou@aol.com
 
Monique Bowersox, CRNA, MNA - mrbcrna@yahoo.com
 
Dan Lovinaria, CRNA, MBA, MS, DNP - lovinaria.dan@gmail.com
  
Vickie Stuart, CRNA, DNP - vsjordan1@yahoo.com
 
Ryan Werblow, CRNA, MSN - werbrj@gmail.com
 

Andre Cruz, RN, BSN (Student Member) - cruzcreww@yahoo.com

​Staff:

Chris Bettin, MA, Senior Director of Communications - cbettin@aana.com
Marlene McDowell, MA - mmcdowell@aana.com
Armentia Snyder, BA - asnyder@aana.com
Karen L. Sutkus - klsutkus@aana.com
 
 

 AANA Bylaw Language

 
Article XIII, Section 5, H: Public Relations Committee
 
The Public Relations Committee shall promote the profession of nurse anesthesia through all appropriate resources.
 

 Meeting Dates

 
  • September 7-8, 2013 - Chicago, Ill.
  • Conference Calls
  • September 12, 2014 - Orlando, FL