Committees

Education & Practice 
Promotes connections between these two areas of nursing and enhances communication and support between them.
Committee Chair: 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.
Committee Chair: Kathy Marsch

Membership 
Stimulates interest in NNYPNO, encouraging membership while assisting in recruitment and retention strategies to assure member satisfaction.
Committee Chair: Susan Birkhead

Nomination 
Develops ballots for all elections and administers all voting processes.
Committee Chair: Tara Burke

Program 
Proposes topics to the board for meeting presentations arranges for speakers, and completes all CNE applications.
Committee Chair: Diane Bartos

Sharing & Caring 
Exhibits benevolence toward nurses and their families. Actively provides the LENS programs in the Capital District.
Committee Chair: Karen Henchey

By Laws 
Reviews and evaluates existing bylaws of the organization annually, recommends and considers proposals for change submitted by members.
Committee Chair: Susan Birkhead

Legislation 
Monitors legislative and regulatory proposals at the state and local level for educational purposes.

Updated 8/18/17