The WI Director of Nursing is proud of its all-volunteer Board of Directors.  They are responsible for the business and affairs of the association and give of their time and talent to fulfill the mission and vision of the organization.

 Applications for Board of Directors positions are reviewed when there are openings.

Requirements: You must be an active professional member and fit the requirements under the bylaws.  A position description can be found here.

Executive Committee

  • Mindy Meehean RN, BSN, DNS-CT | President – Director of Nursing, Wausa Manor, Wausau, WI
  • Kari Cook RN, BSN, WCC, DNS-CT | Regional Consultant, The Alden Network
  • Julie Spottek RN |Director of Residential Services, Lakeview – AL Representative
  • Anilisa McDonald BSN, DNS-CT| Secretary – Director of Nursing, Tudor Oaks, Muskego

Board of Directors

  • Emily Alessi RN, DNS-CT | Director of Nursing, Congregational Home
  • Patty Emberson RN | Director of Nursing, New Glarus Home
  • Nancy Foss, BSN, NHA | Clinical Consultant, Pathway Health Services
  • Dena Graff MASL, BSN, RN, DNS-CT | Director of Home Services, Black River Memorial Hospital – Hospice Representative
  • Janese Rix RN, WCC | Director of Nursing
  • Jill Scutkowski RN, DNS-CT |
  • Sharon Weddel RN, DNS-CT, WCC | Director of Nursing, Bayshore Village, Green Bay

Association Staff

  • Joey Pettis BSN, RN, DNS-MT, WCC, DWC | Executive Director
  • Lori Koeppel BSN, NHA, DSN-CT, WCC | Executive Director Intern
  • Melissa Montgomery | Executive Coordinator
  • Cheryl Gorton  |  Exhibitor Coordinator,