Congratulations to Our New AAACN Chief Executive Officer!

I am pleased to announce our new AAACN Chief Executive Officer, Linda Alexander. Her official appointment will begin in May at the 2018 AAACN annual conference.

Some of you know Linda from her current role as the Director of Association Services. Linda brings over a decade of association management experience to her new role. She began employment at our management company, Anthony J. Jannetti (AJJ), as the Public Relations and Marketing Manager where she launched her work with AAACN.

Linda also served as the Managing Editor for publications and online marketing, and Conference Manager. Prior to her AAACN director role, Linda served as the Business Development Manager for AJJ.    

Prior to joining AJJ, Linda served as a Public Relations and Marketing Assistant for a large medical center and a Marketing Manager for a law firm. Linda attended Rowan University and majored in communication with a concentration in public relations.

She is a member of the American Society of Association Executives and looks forward to obtaining her Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential at the end of this year.

Upon receiving notification of her promotion, Linda stated, "I am so excited and honored to be named the next AAACN CEO. I look forward to continuing to work closely with our Board of Directors, volunteer leaders, and staff to advance the mission of this incredible professional nursing association."

The entire Board of Directors wholeheartedly supports this decision and anticipates a long and productive relationship with our new CEO. Please join me in congratulating Linda on her promotion! She may be contacted at

Kind regards,

M. Elizabeth Greenberg - President