Program Committee

Amy Bethel, MPA, BSN, RN, NE-BC
Education Coordinator
OR Manager Conference
Katie Boston-Leary, PhD, MBA, MHA, RN, NEA-BC
Director of Nursing Programs
American Nurses Association
Beth Bozzelli, MBA, RN, CNOR, CSSM
Vice President of Service Line, Surgical Services
LifePoint Health
Michele Brunges, MSN, RN, CNOR, CHSE
Director or Perioperative Services
UFHealth
Lydia Casteel, MSN, RN, CCRN
Director of Nursing, Surgical Services
WellStar Paulding Hospital
Stephanie Davis, MSHA, RN, CNOR, CSSM
Vice President of Surgical Services
HCA Healthcare
Brian Dawson, MSN, RN, CNOR, CSSM
System VP of Perioperative Services
CommonSpirit Health
Janet Duran, DNP, MSN, MHA, LNC, ST, RN
Director of Surgical Services
Fisher Titus Medical Center
Fawn Esser-Lipp, MBA, BSN, CASC, CNOR
Executive Director
The Surgery Center LLC
Edna Gilliam, DNP, MSN, MBA, RN, CNOR
Assistant Vice President of Perioperative Services and SPD
Nemours Children's Hospital, Delaware
Cindy Hess, MSN, RN, FNP-C, CNAMB
Director Of Nursing
Northeast Missouri Ambulatory Surgery Center
Tracy Hoeft-Hoffman, MSN, MBA, RN, CASC
Administrator
Heartland Surgery Center
Katherine Houle, MSN, RN, CPAN
Manager, PeriAnesthesia, CRNA, Sedated Imaging
Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare
Beverly Kirchner, BSN, RN, CNOR, CASC
Corporate Compliance Officer
SurgeryDirect
Editorial
Tarsilla Moura
Senior Editor
OR Manager
Lynn Nolan, MSN, RN, CPAN, CAPA, NEA-BC
Manager Day Surgery and PACU
Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital
Casey Orth-Nebitt, MSN, RN, CNOR
Director of Surgery
Buena Vista Regional Medical Center
Carol Pehotsky, DNP, RN, CPAN, NEA-BC
Associate Chief Nursing Officer, Surgical Services and Senior Director, Surgical Nursing
Cleveland Clinic
Janet Quigley, MSN, RN, NEA-BC
Nursing Director, Post Anesthesia Care
Massachusetts General Hospital
Sheila Stein, CNS, RN, FNP-BC, CRNFA
Nurse Practitioner and Robotics Coordinator
Surgical Services Consultant
Vikram Tiwari, PhD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Biomedical Informatics, Biostatistics and Senior Director, Surgical Analytics
Vanderbilt University Medical Center