Looking for an Affiliate in your Area?
Alabama / Alaska / Arizona / Arkansas / California / Colorado / Connecticut / Delaware / Florida / Georgia / Hawaii / Idaho / Illinois / Indiana / Iowa / Kansas / Kentucky / Louisiana / Maine / Maryland / Massachusetts / Michigan / Minnesota / Mississippi / Missouri / Montana / Nebraska / Nevada / New Hampshire / New Jersey / New Mexico / New York / North Carolina / North Dakota / Ohio / Oklahoma / Oregon / Pennsylvania / Rhode Island / South Carolina / South Dakota / Tennessee / Texas / Utah / Vermont / Virginia / Washington / West Virginia / Wisconsin / Wyoming
VA ANPD Affiliate
President: Mary E. Holtschneider, MEd, MPA, BSN, RN, NPD-BC, NREMT-P, CPTD
President-Elect: Gwen Waddell-Schultz, MSN, RN, NPD-BC
We welcome all VA employees who serve in Nursing Professional Development roles. Please contact Mary Holtschneider with any questions.
Armed Forces Affiliate
President: Yvonne LaDean Storey
Open to all members of the Armed Forces past and present as well as civilians affiliated with DOD.
Arizona Association for Nursing Professional Development (AzANPD)
President: Belinda Curtis
President-Elect: Julie Rose, MSN, RN, RN-BC
Secretary/Treasurer: Shannon Davis, MSN-Ed, RN, PCCN
For more information, please contact Shannon Davis.
Bay Area Nursing Professional Development
President: Dionne Margallo, MSNEd, RN, RNC-NIC, RN-BC
President-Elect: Renee Billner-Garcia, MSN, RN
Secretary: Vicent I. Pena, MSN, RN
Membership Chair: Kristina Rivera, RN, MA, MSN
Nominated Chair/Consult:Janette V. Moreno, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, CCRN-K
For more information, visit baynpd.com.
Organization of Healthcare Educators (OHE)
President: Susan Shieff, MS, BSN, RN
President-Elect: Lynette Dahlman MSN, NPD-BC, NEA-BC
For more information, please contact Susan Shieff.
Kaiser Permanente Northern California
President: Rayne Soriano Ph.D., RN
President-Elect: Benson Yeung DNP, RN
Colorado Western Slope Educators Affiliate Group
President: Nancy McCorkle, MS, CNS, ACCNS-AG, RN-BC
For more information, contact Nancy McCorkle.
Mountain West Affiliate
President: Kristin Belderson, DNP, MS-RN, CPON
13123 E. 16th Ave, B444
Aurora, CO 80045
Connecticut ANPD (CT ANPD)
48 Somer Dr
Meriden, CT 06451
Visit our website at https://ctanpd.nursingnetwork.com/
Delaware Valley Nurses Prof Dev Org
President: Inga Sinyangwe MSN, RN
President-Elect: Susanne Gerren, MSN, RN
4755 Ogletown-Stanton Rd
Newark, DE 19718
Central Florida Health Educators
Rivercrest Professional Center
3470 N. Harbour City Blvd.
Melbourne, Florida 32935
President: Sherry Scates
President-Elect: Ginger Keigh
Secretary: Kari Brennan
Treasurer: Cheryl McKinney
CE Coordinator: Teresa Aplin
Webmaster: Sherry Scates
Social Media Specialist: Kellie Chapman
First Coast Affilliate of the ANPD
President: Brandi Joseph
President-Elect: Nicole Smith
Secretary: Cherylanne Wilson
Treasurer: Leah Cooter
Membership Chair: Jenna Carter
CE-Coordinator: Rebecca Musick
Webmaster: Amy Shaheen
836 Prudential Drive Suite #1605
Jacksonville, Florida 32207
Visit our website here!
Pinellas Area Nurse Educators
President: Genieveve J. Cline, DNP, ARNP, NNP-BC, CNE, RN-BC
President-Elect: Carol Risch, RN, MSN, CNL, CPN
19817 Gulf Blvd
Indian Shores, Florida 33785
South Florida NPD Affiliate
President: Michele Godin
President-Elect: Hannah Rabinowitz
Treasurer: Sylvia Jones
Secretary: Jacqueline P. Boyce
Webmaster: Vanessa Quiles
3700 Johnson Street
Hollywood, FL 33021
Suncoast Educators’ Association
President: Andrea Hill
Treasurer- Vacant (Andrea Hill acting)
Secretary: Michelle Bronzell
Po Box 5646
Tampa, Florida 33675
The ATL Affiliate
President: Althea Palomino, MSN, RN, CCRN
President-Elect: Pamela Russman-Chambers
Secretary: Laura Bass
For more information, email the affiliate here.
Chicago Association for Nursing Professional Development (CANPD)
President: Jeffrey Zurlinden, RN-BC, MS
President-Elect: Karen Torres, MSN, RN-BC
Secretary: Mary McCabe, DNP, CNS, RN
Treasurer: Pam Clementi, Ph.D., RN-BC
For more information, visit our website.
Indiana Association of Nurse Professional Development
President: Beverly Kent
President-Elect: Robin Behery
421 N. Emerson Avenue
Greenwood, Indiana 46413
Greater Louisville Area Affiliate
President: Kelly Russell, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, CMSRN
President-Elect: Brittany Adams, MSN, RN, CNML
Central Kentucky Staff Development Group (CKSDG)
President: Amy Richardson
President-Elect: Rachel Bentley
1800 Nicholasville Road, Suite 301
Lexington, KY 40503
SE Louisiana Staff Development Organization (SLSDO)
President: Rosie Kiper, contact for membership/meeting information
Secretary: Maira Harris
Treasurer: Kendall Young
Please mail your $20.00 membership fee along with the membership form to:
The SE Louisiana Staff Development Organization SLSDO
105 Field Street
Belle Chasse, La 70037
Chesapeake Affiliate of Maryland (Baltimore Metro Area)
President: Kim Cox, MS, RN
Vice President: Jackqueline Easley, MSN, RN
Treasurer: Mary Masimore, MA, BSN, CNOR
North Eastern Organization of Nurse Educators
President: Diane Gengo
President-Elect: Brenda MacPherson
Southeastern Massachusetts Affiliate (SEM-NPD)
President: Sarah Provencher
President-Elect: Belinda Lee
Please visit our website here.
Michigan Nursing Professional Development (MNPD)
President: Terie Caldwell, MSN, RN, NPD-BC
President-Elect: John Rachac, BSN, RN, NPD-BC
Secretary: Jessi VanWinkle, MSN, CMSRN
Michigan Nursing Professional Development (MNPD) is an affiliate of the Association for Nursing Professional Development (ANPD). It is the official organization for, and in support of, all educators in health care settings throughout the mid-Michigan region.
Vision: MNPD strives to be the thought and practice leader for nursing professional development specialists for West Michigan.
- To provide for the sharing of educational information and resources.
- To encourage communication through the local, state, and national arenas.
- To act as a resource network to encourage and assist members in the continuous development, improvement, and practice of education in health care settings.
- To provide and promote continuing education among health care personnel and/or customers.
- To act as a resource for other health care professionals and organizations in the development, improvement, and practice of education in health care settings.
- To provide networking and mentoring in professional development.
Meetings are held every other month at the Spectrum Health South Pavilion, 80 68th Street SE, Cutlerville, MI, 49548.
Visit our website at MNPD.org
Southeastern Michigan Nursing Staff Development Organization (SEMNSDO)
President: Tammy Lile, BSN, RN, HNB-BC
Secretary Treasurer: Teresa Lardner, MSN, RN
The Southeastern Michigan Nursing Staff Development Organization was founded in 1993 and is an active and growing affiliate. Membership includes, but is not limited to the tri-county areas of Southeast Michigan: Macomb, Oakland, and Wayne Counties. We support each other as professionals and further our growth and development through networking and continuing education opportunities. Please consider joining our group! Click here to visit our website.
Minnesota Affiliate of ANPD
President: Linda Larson, BSN, RN, MBA
President-Elect: Debra Whitney
Sign up at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/N2L5KYS. Meetings are virtual using MS Teams.
Heart of America ANPD
President: Debra Liebig, MLA, BSN, RN, NPD-BC
President-Elect: Denise Norton
Nebraska Affiliate of ANPD
President: Kaylie Guinan, MSN, RN-BC
High Sierra NPD
President: Sherry Stofko MSN, RN, CEN, CPEN
President-Elect: Heather Hiller
P.O. Box 2352
Stateline NV, 89449
North Eastern Organization of Nurse Educators
President: Pat Moysenko, MSN, RN-BC, CDE
President- Elect: Christine Bone, MSN, RN-BC, CCRN-K
23 Moose Hollow Rd
Danville, NH 03189
Consortium of New Jersey Nurse Educators (CNJNE)
President: Dorothy Rolling, MSN, RN-BC
Vice President: Diane Hassa, MSN, RN
Treasurer: Wendy Luca, MSN, RN, OCN
Recordkeeper: Orlene Van Duyne, MSN, RN-BC
Please visit our website, cnjne.nursingnetwork.com for the latest information and announcements.
Bergen/Passaic Nurse Educators (BPNE)
President: Laura Lopresti
President-Elect: Maryann Hilt
Park Ridge, NJ
Society for Healthcare Education & Training of New Jersey (SHETNJ)
President: Annette Keller RN, MA, CEN, CNL
901 W. Main St
Freehold, NJ 07728
For membership or meeting information, please contact Annette Keller.
New Mexico Association for Nursing Professional Development (NM-ANPD)
President: Hemant Sule, MSN, RN, CEN, CLNC
President-Elect: Stephanie Woods
5105 High Desert Pl NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
Please visit our website for more information.
Upstate New York Association for Nursing Professional Development
President: Marie J. Kaye, MS, RN
315 Settles Hill Rd.
Altamont, NY 12009
Hudson Valley Staff Development Educators (HVSDE)
President: Sylvia Stubbs, MS, RN-BC
Secretary: Paula Graham
Please visit our website for additional information.
Cardinal Affiliate of North Carolina
President: Chris Norwood
President-Elect: Cindy Taylor
The Cardinal Affiliate covers counties in north/central North Carolina; we meet quarterly in Burlington on Friday afternoons and offer two networking dinners each year. The purpose of this local affiliate is to provide a forum for collaboration that will include, but not be limited to:
- Networking and sharing ideas
- Participation and provision of continuing educational offerings relative to nursing professional development practice
- Working on projects/programs of mutual benefit to the membership
- Provision of a mechanism for mentorship of new nursing professional development practitioners with expert practitioners
President: Andrea Novak, PhD, RN-BC, FAEN
President-Elect: Judith Peters MSN, DNP, CCRN-K
3418 Village Dr
Fayetteville NC 28304
President: Gayle Thear, MSN
325 Kure Dunes Lane.
Kure Beach, NC 28449
For membership or meeting information, please contact: Gayle Thear, MSN
Central Ohio ANPD Affiliate
President: Lorri Rine-Haghiri, MS, RN, NPD-BC
13190 Pickerington Rd
Pickerington, OH, 43147
Contact email@example.com with any questions.
Pentagon Council of Healthcare Professional Development
President: Anna Goldman, MSN, RN
ANPD Northwest (ANPD-NW)
President: Tess Luco, MSN-Ed, RN, NPD-BC
Join our organization today! Explore more on our website, anpdnw.nursingnetwork.com.
Capital Region Affiliate
President: Teresa Biagio, BSN, MBA, RN
111 S. Front St.
Harrisburg PA, 17101
Greater Lehigh Valley Affiliate of ANPD
President: Julie Kaszuba, MSN, RN-BC
Secretary: Lori Grischott, MSN, CCE, RN-C
Treasurer: Tanya Savage, MSN, RN-BC
The Greater Lehigh Valley Affiliate of ANPD is was chartered on June 22, 2011. We are currently seeking members from the eastern part of the state of Pennsylvania, from Harrisburg to Philadelphia and everywhere in between! The purpose of the GLVA-ANPD is to act as an official organization for and in support of all educators in healthcare settings. For more information, contact Julie Kaszuba at Julie.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Greater Philadelphia Affiliate of ANPD
President: Larissa Morgan MSN, RN-BC
3 Saxton Rd
Farmingdale, New Jersey 07727
Greater Pittsburgh Chapter of ANPD (GPC-ANPD)
President: Rebecca Weiss, DNP, RN, NPD-BC, CEN, CCRN-K
President-Elect: Denise Petras, DNP, NPD-BC
Treasurer: Brian Shipper, MSN, RN
Secretary: Denise Ratkiewicz, MSN, NPD-BC
Members-at-Large: Judy Adams, DNP, RN and Suzan Dunn, BSN, RN
Nominating Committee: Regina Kolodziej
Web Master: Sheri Walker, MSN, RN-BC, NPD-BC
Since 2005, the GPC-ANPD has worked to fulfill its mission to "Create, Advance and Communicate Excellence and Professionalism through Education for Ourselves and Others."
Coastal Carolina Association for Nursing Professional Development
President: Shara Rhodes, DNP, RN-BC, NE-BC
Vice President: C. Gregory Pittman, MSN, RN
3951 Briar Vista Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
South Carolina Coastal Affiliate
President: Katie Steidle
President-Elect: Kara Simpson, DNP, RN, NPD-BC, CNE
734 Collette St
Charleston, SC 29412
South Dakota ANPD Affiliate
President: Debra Morello, MSN, RN, NPD-RN
We are looking forward to collaborating with NPDs within South Dakota and the surrounding states.
Mid-South Association for Nursing Professional Development (MSANPD)
President: Amy Burgess, MSA, BSN, RN
For information, please contact us at 901-832-8900.
ANPD of Middle Tennessee
President: Chris Wilson
President-Elect: Brenda Kulhanek
Please visit https://anpdmidtn.nursingnetwork.com/.
Dallas/Fort Worth Association for Nursing Professional Development (DFWANPD)
President: Anne-Gret Friedrich-Cuntz
President-Elect: Laura Sweatt
Treasurer: Janet Hicks
Webmaster: Patti Bentley
Association for Nursing Professional Development - Fort Worth Affiliate (ANPD-FW)
President: Alethea McCray Maberry, MS, RN
President-Elect: Kimberly Hickman
Secretary: Jessica Colson
Plaza Level Education Department
1301 Pennsylvania Ave
Fort Worth, TX 76104
Association for Nursing Professional Development- Houston
President: Amanda Garey, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, C-EFM
President-Elect: Melissa Rouse PhD, APRN, CNS-BC, NEA-BC, CPH
South Texas Assoc. of Nursing Professional Development and Simulation
President: Jenny Heins
President-Elect: Ana Vera, MSN, RN, NPD-BC
4502 Medical Drive MS #48-1
San Antonio, TX 78229
Intermountain Nursing Profession Development (INPD)
President: Leslie Hadley, MSN, NPD-BC, ACM-RN
President-Elect: Taylor Keele
932 Shepard Creek Pkwy
Farmington, UT 84025
For more information, please contact Leslie Hadley.
Central VA Association of Nursing Professional Development (CVANPD)
President: Jayne Davey, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, CNN
President-Elect: Alison J. Montpetit, PhD, RN
VCU Health - EPD - PO Box 980073
Richmond, VA 23298
Northern VA Association of Nursing Professional Development (NVANPD)
President: Ellen Makar, DNP, RN-BC, CCM, CPHIMS, CENP
President-Elect: Emily DeMarco, MSN, RN, CCRN
Inova Fairfax Medical Campus
3300 Gallows Road
Falls Church, VA 22042
Contact Jenn Cross at 703-776-4332 or by emailing IFMCProfessionalPractice@Inova.org
Greater Milwaukee Nursing Staff Development Organization (GMNSDO)
President: Patti Stockhausen, MSN, RN, NPD-BC
South Central Wisconsin Affiliate (SCWA)
President: Elizabeth Fritz
600 Highland Ave
Madison, WI 53792
For membership or meeting information, please email Elizabeth Fritz.
Please follow us at https://scwaanpd.nursingnetwork.com/.