Committees

Education & Practice 
Promotes connections between these two areas of nursing and enhances communication and support between them.
Committee Chair: ___________
Board Liaison: Ann Bentzen

Finance
Reviews the financial status of the organization, advises regarding financial policies and proposes the budget for coming fiscal year for approval by the Board of Directors.
Chairperson: Donna Florkiewicz
Board Liaison: Marie Kaye

Membership 
Stimulates interest in NNYPNO, encouraging membership while assisting in recruitment and retention strategies to assure member satisfaction.
Chairperson: Susan Birkhead
Board Liaison: Debra Wolff

Nomination 
Develops ballots for all elections and administers all voting processes.
Chairperson: Ann Purchase
Board Liaison: Susan Birkhead

Program 
Proposes topics to the board for meeting presentations arranges for speakers, and completes all CNE applications.
Chairperson: Diane Bartos
Board Liaison:  Marie Kaye

Sharing & Caring 
Exhibits benevolence toward nurses and their families. Actively provides the LENS programs in the Capital District.
Chairperson: Karen Henchey
Board Liaison: Martha Desmond

By Laws 
Reviews and evaluates existing bylaws of the organization annually, recommends and considers proposals for change submitted by members.
Chairperson: Betty Mahoney
Board Liaison: Susan Birkhead

Legislation 
Monitors legislative and regulatory proposals at the state and local level for educational purposes.
Chairperson: Claire Murray

Bulletin
Chairperson: Deb Wolff