Public Relations Committee

 
 
Standing left to rightDan Lovinaria, CRNA, MBA, MS, DNP; Carole Doyscher, CRNA, BSN, MS; Patti Parolari Bright, CRNA, MS; Ryan Pettit, RN, BSN, Student Representative; Ryan Werblow, CRNA, MSN; Jenn Harenberg, CRNA, MS; Chris Bettin, MA, Senior Director of Public Relations, AANA Staff.
 
Seated left to right: Karen Sutkus, AANA Staff; Lara Barrow, CRNA, MHS, Chair.
 
Not pictured: Marlene McDowell, MA, AANA Staff; Armentia Snyder, MS, AANA Staff.

 

 

 Committee Information

 

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, Lara A. Barrow, CRNA, MHS - 
isnoozeyou@aol.com
 

Patti Parolari Bright, CRNA, MS - crnaruns@aol.com

Carole Doyscher, CRNA, BSN, MS - cmvd@comcast.net

Jenn Harenberg, CRNA, MS -  jennifer.harenberg@gmail.com

Dan Lovinaria, CRNA, MBA, MS, DNP - 
lovinaria.dan@gmail.com

Ryan Werblow, CRNA, MSN - werbrj@gmail.com

Ryan Pettit, RN, BSN - rrpettit@gmail.com
 

​Staff:

Chris Bettin, MA, Senior Director of Public Relations and Publishing - 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 17-18, 2014 - Orlando, FL
  • Conference Calls
  • August 28, 2015 - Salt Lake City, UT