ABNS – American Board of Nursing Specialties

Board of Directors

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July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2019

C. Lynne Grief, PHD, RN, CEN, TCRN
Representing the Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing

President Elect
July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2019 (1st Term)

Shannon Stone, DNP, RN, CCRN-K, SCRN, NEA-BC, CNML
Representing the American Board of Neuroscience Nursing


July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2020 (1st Term)

Karen Nason, CAE
Representing the Rehabilitation Nursing Certification Board


Member at Large
July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2019 (2nd Term)

Laurie Ellefson, BSN, RN, CWOCN, CFCN
Representing the Wound Ostomy Continence Nursing Certification Board


Public Member
July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2019 (2nd Term)

Carol Zupancic


ABSNC President (Ex-Officio)
July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2019 (2nd Term)

James Stobinski, PHD, RN, CNOR
Representing the Competency & Credentialing Institute

Please Note

Regarding Verification of Credentials
ABNS and ABSNC do not verify certification credentials of individual certified nurses. To verify a credential, contact the certifying agency that granted the credential. ABNS and ABSNC do not administer certification programs.

This website contains information specific to specialty nursing certification and is not intended or designed to give medical or nursing advice.

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