STEERING COMMITTEE

The steering committee duties include:

  • Explore issues and make recommendations to the Board on how ANA-Illinois can proactively address diversity, equity, and inclusion issues experienced by our patients and members of the nursing profession.
  • Development of working groups using individuals from the advisory group and other experts to accomplish the Expert Panel’s work.
  • Prepare reports for the Board of directors providing updates and status of the work being done.

Chair

Simendea Clark
DNP, RN

Co-Chair

Tamara Bland
EdD, MSN, BSN, RN

Carol Lisa Alexander
DNP, APRN, ACNS/NP-BC

Gloria E. Barrera
MSN, RN, PEL-CSN

Christina Lattner
DNP Ed, APRN, AGNP-C, ANP-BC

Deena A. Nardi
PhD, MA, MS, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN

Monique Reed
PhD, RN

ANA-Illinois Board Liaison

Monique Reed PhD, RN

DNP Student Project Coordinator

Mary Heinz MSN, RN, CCM
Resurrection University