For Immediate Release
June 18, 2018
Contact: Margaret Cellucci, Director of Communications
National Association of School Nurses
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NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL NURSES 2018 ELECTIONS TAP NEW LEADERSHIP
Vice-President and Nominating Committee Member Elected
June 18, 2018 (Silver Spring, MD) – The members of the National Association of School Nurses (NASN) have elected Lynnette Ondeck, Med, BSN, RN, NCSN, District Nurse with Nooksack Valley School District in Washington State, as its incoming Vice-President.
In her role as Vice-President, Ms. Ondeck, a school nurse for more than 15 years, will assist the president and president-elect, serve as liaison to NASN Special Interest Groups, and provide strategic oversight for the NASN on-line communities to identify newly developing and current issues in school nursing.
In addition, NASN members elected Elizabeth Clark, MSN, RN, NCSN, a school nurse for 24 years in the Boulder Valley School District (Colorado), to the Nominating Committee.
In her role on the Nominating Committee, Ms. Clark will actively seek qualified candidates for NASN office, review each potential candidate’s documentation, and, with the committee, compile a qualified slate of candidates for submission to the president.
The installation for these two year terms will take place during NASN’s Annual Business Meeting at the Annual Conference in Baltimore, Maryland in June.
The National Association of School Nurses is a non-profit specialty nursing organization, first organized in 1968 and incorporated in 1977, representing school nurses exclusively. NASN has more than 16,000 members and 50 affiliates, including the District of Columbia and overseas school nurses. The mission of NASN is to optimize student health and learning by advancing the practice of school nursing. Please visit us on the Web at www.nasn.org.