Board of Directors

The 2018-2019 AAACN Board of Directors

Contact information is provided for AAACN members and prospective members to contact these leaders. Use of this contact information for other reasons (e.g., compiling an emailing list, sales solicitations, other commercial use) is strictly prohibited.

Kathy Mertens, DNP, MPH, RN

Kathy Mertens Profile - Thanks to One Patient, She Discovered Her Nursing Path

Kristene Grayem, MSN, CNS, PPCNP-BC, RN-BC

Quanna Batiste, DNP, RN

Director / Treasurer
Anne T. Jessie, DNP, RN
Kathleen Martinez, MSN, RN, CPN
Christine Ruygrok, MBA, RN-BC

CAPT (Ret) Wanda C. Richards, PhD, MPA, MSM, BSN

Wanda Richards Profile - Nursing Without Limits

M. Elizabeth GreenbergImmediate Past President
M. Elizabeth Greenberg, PhD, RN-BC, C-TNP, CNE

Liz Greenberg Profile - The Line that Connects Us

Linda AlexanderChief Executive Officer
Linda Alexander

PLEASE NOTE: Board member correspondence should be sent to the AAACN national office, P.O. Box 56, Pitman, NJ 08071-0056. Please call 800-262-6877, press 53 as soon as you hear the recording if you wish to reach a board member by telephone or send an e-mail to