About the Iowa Organization of Nurse Leaders

Since 1977, IONL has been the voice of nursing leaders throughout Iowa. IONL promotes excellence in leadership to shape the future of health care delivery, education and health policy. We are committed to fostering the development of nurse leaders across the continuum through mentorship, collaboration and education.

 

IONL Mission Statement

To represent and support nurse leaders in the state of Iowa as catalysts for innovation.

 

2018 IONL Executive Board Members

President:
Michele Kelly
Executive Director of Quality
Buena Vista Regional Medical Center
Storm Lake
President Elect:
Deb Moyer
Chief Nurse Executive
UnityPoint Health - Des Moines
Des Moines

Secretary-Treasurer:
Brenda Tiefenthaler
VP Patient Care/Informatics
Spencer Hospital
Spencer

District A Board Member:
Ann Erickson
Acute Care Director
Greene County Medical Center
Jefferson
District B Board Member:
Matt Aitchison
Executive Director of Inpatient Nursing
Mary Greeley Medical Center
Ames
District C Board Member:
Mary Jo Kavalier
Administrator
Sartori Memorial Hospital
Cedar Falls
District D Board Member:
Greg Ospeth
Chief Nursing Officer
Guthrie County Hospita
Guthrie Center
District E Board Member:
Kelley Blackburn
Director of Clinical Professional Development
UnityPoint Health-Des Moines
Des Moines
District F Board Member:
Jacque Bookin-Nosbisch
VP of Nursing
Jefferson County Health Center
Fairfield
District G Board Member:
Wanda Haack
Chief Nursing Officer
Genesis Medical Center
DeWitt
Past President:
Amy Berentes
Vice President, Patient Care Services
Mercy Medical Center
Clinton