Councils

Council on Workplace Health & Safety

The Council on Workplace Health & Safety reviews and reports on emerging trends and issues related to workplace health and safety. The Council engages in activities that promote career resiliency and contribute to the development of a work environment that promote safety and health of nurses and their clients. In addition, the Council educates and supports members in implementing strategies that enhance their voice in organizational policy related to workplace health and safety.

Ken Garza, RN, MNA-Univ of Michigan Prof Nurse Cncl
Amanda Jablonski, RN, MNA-Univ of Michigan Prof Nurse Cncl
Rebecca Lanfear, RN, MNA-Univ of Michigan Prof Nurse Cncl
Ted McTaggart, RN, MNA-Univ of Michigan Prof Nurse Cncl, Board Liaison
Ann Pilot, RN, Prof Empl Cncl of Sparrow Hosp
Melissa Raymond, RN, MNA-Univ of Michigan Prof Nurse Cncl

Council on Legislation and Public Policy

The Council on Legislation and Public Policy develops public policy and legislative initiatives related to MNA’s Legislative Platform, analyzes public policies and proposed legislation, educates and collaborates with legislators and public policy makers, and mobilizes members/nurses to take action on timely pertinent issues

Jeff Breslin, RN, Prof Empl Cncl of Sparrow Hosp, Board Liaison
Cora Bruxvoort, RN, Associate Member
Sharon Bryant, RN, Associate Member
Renee Curtis, RN, MNA-Univ of Michigan Prof Nurse Cncl
Jayne DeBoer-Rowse, RN, Oakland Co Health Dept
Bette O’Connor-Rogers, RN, Associate Member
Melissa Raymond, RN, MNA-Univ of Michigan Prof Nurse Cncl
Kristen Walcott, RN, Associate Member
James Walker, RN, Traverse City Munson Nurses Association
Colin White, RN, MNA-Univ of Michigan Prof Nurse Cncl

Council on Clinical Nursing Practice, Advocacy, and Education

The Council on Clinical Nursing Practice,  Advocacy, and Education defines and clarifies nursing practice in the state of Michigan, analyzes and reports on emerging models of nursing practice, educates and supports members to implement strategies that will enhance their voice in organizational policy related to practice, and engages in activities that contribute to development of a work environment that promotes the safety and health of nurses and their clients.

Cora Bruxvoort, RN, Associate Member
Michelle Churches, RN, MNA-Univ of Michigan Prof Nurse Cncl
Diane Gorham, RN, MNA-Univ of Michigan Prof Nurse Cncl
Jeremy Lapham, RN, Board Liaison, MNA-Univ of Michigan Prof Nurse Cncl
LaToya Lewis, RN, MNA-Univ of Michigan Prof Nurse Cncl
Ann Pilot, RN, Prof Empl Cncl of Sparrow Hosp