AANA Board Announces New Director, Region 2

July 23, 2017

Angela Mund Announced as Director, Region 2, for Fiscal Year 2018

Angela MundEffective today, Angela Mund, DNP, CRNA, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, is the new Director, Region 2, on the AANA Board of Directors. She replaces Dina Velocci, DNP, CRNA, ANP, who resigned from the Board on Friday wit​​h one year remaining on her two-year term. 

As a candidate in the most recent election for Director, Region 2, Mund was eligible to fill the vacated position. The Board approved her appointment on Saturday, July 22.  

“Angela has forged an impressive record of service to the AANA through the years and is a familiar face at AANA meetings,” said Cheryl Nimmo, DNP, MSHSA, CRNA.  “As an accomplished clinician, educator, lobbyist, presenter, and author, her knowledge, insights and experience will serve her well in her role on the Board.” 

A longtime member of the AANA, Mund has served on numerous AANA committees. She was elected to and chaired the Resolutions Committee in 2010-11 and was elected to be the Region 4 representative on the Nominating Committee in 2008-09. Mund has also served on the Political Action Committee (CRNA-PAC) as chair in 2015-16 and treasurer in 2014-15; as a faculty delegate to the Education Committee (2011-13); and as a member of the Federal Services Ad Hoc Committee (2007-09).  

Mund has been equally active with the South Carolina Association of Nurse Anesthetists, accepting appointments to numerous committees and serving as the SCANA president in 2012-13. 

She earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn., in 2008, and her Master of Science from U of M in 1999 after attaining her Certificate in Nurse Anesthesia in 1998 from the Veterans’ Affairs Medical Center School of Nurse Anesthesia in Minneapolis.  In 2006, Mund was honorably discharged from the U.S. Army Reserve Nurse Corps having attained the rank of Captain. She is currently employed as a Division Director at the Medical University of S.C. Anesthesia for Nurses Program in Charleston, South Carolina.

Mund will serve as Director, Region 2, through Aug. 31, 2018.