Maria Sallie Poepsel
I AM ME, Maria Sallie Poepsel, PhD, MSN, CRNA, APRN; a practicing nurse anesthetist, an anesthesia business owner, a health policy analyst and adviser, former Rural Health Fellow, current AANA Director, Region IV, very active in the anesthesia profession statewide and nationally, very committed and passionate about our profession.

I AM ME, A wife, mother, friend and community activist; a Silver Sneaker, a volunteer to medical missions in the Far East; firm believer in the power of education, learning and giving back to make positive social change in the community.

I AM ME, An immigrant from the Philippines in the mid-70s, an avid gardener, loves to cook, plays the guitar, enjoys art, travel, music, and singing.