The WI Director of Nursing is proud of it all volunteer Board of Directors.  They are responsible for 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 positionw are reviewed when there are  openings.

Requirements: You must be an active professionat member and fit the requirements under the bylaws.  Position description can be found here.

Executive Committee

  • Mindy Meehean RN, BSN, DNS-CT | President – Director of Nursing, Wausa Manor, Wausau, WI
  • Sheila Zimmer RN, DNS-CT, WCC |  Vice President – Clinical Consultant
  • Vacant | Treasurer
  • Anilisa McDonald BSN, DNS-CT| Secretary – Director of Nursing, Saint John’s on the Lake, Milwaukee

Board of Directors

  • Emily Alessi RN, DNS-CT | Director of Nursing, Congregational Home
  • Kari Cook RN, BSN, WCC, DNS-CT | Regional Consultant, The Alden Network
  • 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
  • Nancy Johnson RN, BSN, DNS-CT | Director of Nursing, Onalaska Care Center
  • Janese Rix RN, WCC | Director of Nursing
  • Jill Scutkowski RN, DNS-CT | Staff Development Coordinator, Wausau Manor
  • Julie Spottek RN |Director of Resdiential Services, Lakeview – AL Representative
  • Sharon Weddel RN, DNS-CT, WCC | Director of Nursing, Northland Lutheran – Marinette

Association Staff

  • Joey Pettis BSN, RN, DNS-CT, WCC, DWC | Executive Director, WI Director of Nursing Council
  • Melissa Montgomery | Executive Coordinator, WI Director of Nursing Council
  • Cheryl Gorton  |  Exhibitor Coordinator, WI Director of Nursing Council