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Leadership Changes at Nurse Anesthesia Headquarters Announced

  • Mar 1, 2018

For Immediate Release: March 1, 2018
For more information, contact: AANA Public Relations

Park Ridge, Illinois—AANA CEO Randall Moore II, DNP, MBA, CRNA,  recently announced changes to the leadership structure at the AANA headquarters for the more than 52,000 Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) nationwide.

The following leadership structure will go into effect March 1, 2018:

Lorraine Jordan, PhD, CRNA, CAE, FAANLorraine Jordan, PhD, CRNA, CAE, FAAN, will join the executive team as Chief Research, Quality, and Policy Officer. In this new role, Jordan will be working closely with the State and Federal Government Affairs Departments to develop and execute the advocacy efforts while more fully integrating the work she and her existing team are doing with quality, research, and reimbursement.

Lynn Reede, DNP, MBA, CRNA, FNAPLynn Reede, DNP, MBA, CRNA, FNAP, will join the executive team as Chief Clinical Officer. In this new role, Reede will assume a broader portfolio of responsibilities, including but not limited to strategic relationships, workforce development, and clinical subject matter expert to stakeholders both within and outside the AANA.

Bruce Schoneboom, PhD, CRNA, FAANBruce Schoneboom, PhD, CRNA, FAAN, will join the executive team as Chief Learning Officer. In this new role, Schoneboom will assume a strategic leadership role with an enhanced scope of responsibilities focusing on the AANA eLearning and in-person learning environments. In addition to this work, Schoneboom, will work the Human Resources Department to formulate the strategy to drive corporate learning direction, goals, and policies for AANA staff.

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