AAOHN’s members and its chapters are the lifeblood of the organization. Chapters offer members the opportunity to develop professionally, engage in networking and benchmarking, take advantage of local continuing education, influence state policy and participate in the community.

The list below contains the names and locations of Chapters and contact information for each President.

Current Chapters

Alabama

Central Alabama

Birmingham, AL

Susan Kurre, MSN, RN

South Alabama

Jackson , AL

Linda Englert, MSN, RN, COHN-S

Arizona

Arizona Kachina

Tucson, AZ

Nancy Day, MS, RN

Arizona Valle del Sol

Chandler, AZ

Barbara Lucas, RN, COHN-S/CM

Arkansas

Arkansas State

West Fork, AR

David Embrey, RN, COHN-S/CM/SM

Arkansas- No Local Chapter

California

California State

Oxnard, CA

Mary Gene Ryan, MPH, BSN, COHN-S/SM, CSP, FAAOHN

California Harbor Area

San Pedro, CA

James Barrett

California Central Coast

Ventura, CA

Mary Gene Ryan, MPH, BSN, COHN-S/SM, CSP, FAAOHN

San Diego California

Poway, CA

Katherine Coiner, MPH, RN, COHN

California Inland

San Dimas, CA

Brenda Hellerud, RN COHN

California El Camino Real

San Francisco, CA

Barbara Burgel, PhD, RN, FAAN

Southern California

Glendale, CA

Donna Goebel, MS, BSN, RN

Orange County California

Newport Beach, CA

Pamela Kalivas, R.N., B.S.N., C.E.A.S.

Connecticut

Connecticut State

Hamden, CT

Richard Sandrib, APRN

Connecticut-No Local Chapter

Delaware

Delaware State

Wilmington, DE

Everett Sparks, RN, COHN-S/CM

Delaware-No Local Chapter

District of Columbia

Metropolitan Washington DC

Washington, DC

Barbara Hayden, RN, COHN-S

Florida

Florida State

Port Saint Lucie, FL

Barb Maxwell, MHA, RN, COHN-S, CCM, CWCP, QRP, FAAOHN

Florida Space Coast

Merritt Island, FL

Karen Lentz, RN, BSN, COHN-S

Palm Beach Florida

Jupiter, FL

Susan Mosley, BSN, RN

Heart of Florida

Thonotosasa, FL

Donna Schaubert, RN, COHN-S, EMT-P, CHT,

Florida West Coast

St. Petersburg, FL

Patricia Figura-Delia, RN

Central Florida

Orlando, FL

Annabelle Harte, RN

Northeast Florida

Ocala, FL

Carson Faris, RN, COHN-S, CAC

Fort Lauderdale Florida

Plantation, FL

Stephanie Weinsier, ARNP

Georgia

Georgia State

Tucker, GA

Beverly Turner, MPH BSN RN COHN-S/CM

Coastal Georgia

Statesboro, GA

Laura Wilhoite, RN, COHN-S/CM, FAAOHN

Columbus Georgia

AL, AL

Betty Shepard, RN

Atlanta Georgia

Duluth, GA

Sherre McCloskey-Kahrs, BSN, RN, COHN-S/CM

Idaho

Idaho Rocky Mountain

Pamela Foreman, PhD, MSN, RN, CNS

Illinois

Illinois State

Milan, IL

Deborah Waymack, BSN, COHN/CM

Illinois Hospital

Franklin Park, IL

JoAnn Losurdo, RN, COHN

Southwest Suburban Chicago IL

Sandwich, IL

Jean Kroupa, BSN, RN, COHN-S/CM

Heart of Illinois

Decatur, IL

Marcia Nielsen, BSN, COHN-S/CM

Indiana

Indiana State

Richmond, IN

Vanessa Mason, RN, COHC

Indiana-No Local Chapter

Iowa

Northwest Iowa

Alton, IA

Kelly Konz, BSN, RN, COHN

Northeast Iowa

Iowa City, IA

Linda Davis, MSN, RN, COHN

Kentucky

Kentucky Lakes Region AOHN

Greenville, KY

Jeanie Dickerson, Registered Nurse

Louisiana

Louisiana State

Plaquemine, LA

Kathleen Sylvest, RN, COHN-S

Greater New Orleans of LA

Marrero, LA

Gail Bruce, RN/COHN

Louisiana Greater Baton Rouge

Plaquemine, LA

Melinda Sanford, BSN, RN, COHNS-cm

Central Louisiana

Chopin, LA

Jodie Mallette, BSN,RN, COHN-S

Southwest Louisiana

Lake Charles, LA

Jennifer Strickland, RN

Maine

Maine State

Yarmouth, ME

Rena Dunn, RN COHN-S

Maine-No Local Chapter

Maryland

Seneca Valley of Maryland

Olney, MD

Donna Zankowski, BS, RN, COHN

Maryland Area

Lutherville, MD

Jill Anne Barry, BSN, RN, COHN-S, WCCM

Massachusetts

Massachusetts State

North Darmouth, MA

Gail Carchietta, MSE, RN, COHN-S, FAAOHN

Greater Boston Massachusetts

Canton, MA

Carol Clancy, MSN, ANP, BC

North of Boston Massachusetts

Melrose, MA

Lisa Foster, MS, ANP

Central Massachusetts

Shirley, MA

Donna Ferreira, ANP, MS, COHN-S, FAAOHN

Western Massachusetts

Springfield, MA

Barbara Haswell, MBA, RN, COHN

Michigan

Michigan State

Lake Orion, MI

Lucy McNally, BSN, RN, COHN-S

Detroit Michigan

Royal Oak, MI

Patricia Savino, RN, COHN-S/CM, CCM

Minnesota

Minnesota State

Saint Paul, MN

Peter Mitchell, APRN, FNP-BC, COHN-S

Minnesota-No Local Chapter

Missouri

Missouri State

St. Charles, MO

Katherine Perry, RN, BBA, COHN-S/CM

Greater Kansas City Missouri

Kansas City, MO

Margaret Choplin, COHN-S

Central Missouri

California, MO

Shallie Witt, BSN, RN, COHN

Nebraska

Nebraska State

Shelton, NE

Cindy Kempt, BSN, RN, COHN-S/CM, COHC

Nebraska-No Local Chapter

New Hampshire

New Hampshire State

Merrimack, NH

Catherine Pepler, MBA, BS, RN, COHN-S/CM, FAAOHN

New Hampshire-No Local Chapter

New Jersey

New Jersey State

Wall, NJ

Landa Poiani Darocki, MSN, APN-C, COHN-S, FAAOHN

New Jersey-No Local Chapter

Monroe Township, NJ

New York

New York State

Rochester, NY

Margaret Finucane, COHN-S, CM

Central New York

Fulton, NY

Karen Runeare, RN, COHN/CM

New York Capital District

Wynantskill , NY

Katrina Dinan, RN, COHN

Greater Rochester New York

Clifton Springs, NY

Mary Ann Rall, COHN-S/CM

Finger Lakes New York

Towanda, PA

Patricia Aronson, BS, RN, COHN-S, CCM

Western New York

Niagara Falls, NY

Charlene Hanson, MS, RN

Hudson Valley New York

New York, NY

Karen Ritell, COHN CM

Greater New York

Scarsdale, NY

Annmarie Centrone-Cefoli, BSN, RN, COHN-S, CHC

North Carolina

North Carolina State

Durham, NC

Twyla Hutchins, BSN, RN, COHN-S

Metrolina of North Carolina

Charlotte, NC

Leslie Austin, RN, COHN-S, CCM

North Carolina Triad

Gibsonville, NC

Brenda Brawn, RN, COHN,CHC

North Carolina Sandhills

Sanford, NC

Andrea Fields, BSN, RN, COHN

North Carolina Coastal Plains

Chocowinity, NC

Michelle Edwards, RN, COHN

Western North Carolina

Arden, NC

Linda Ownbey, BSN, RN, CCM

North Carolina Tarheel

Chapel Hill, NC

Donna Fudale, MPH, BSN, RN, COHN-S

North Carolina Foothills

Concord, NC

Dawn Scheessele, RN

Ohio

Ohio State

Strongsville, OH

Shanna Dunbar, RN, COHN-S, CCM

Midwestern Ohio

Dayton, OH

Peggy Berry, MSN, RN, COHN-S, SPHR

Stark of Ohio

Akron, OH

Noreen Dimmerling, RN, COHN, CCM

Ohio Western Reserve

Wickliffe, OH

Teresa Gaeta, COHN-S, CNP

Northeast Ohio

Shaker Heights, OH

Lavita Ewing, COHN-S

West Ohio

Minster, OH

Lisa Stroh, RN

Southwestern Ohio

Sharonville, OH

Anna Hamilton, BSN, RN, COHN-S/CM

Northwestern Ohio

Clyde, OH

Barbara Dewey, RN, COHN-S

Oregon

Oregon State

Portland, OR

Carolyn Williams, BSN, RN

Oregon-No Local Chapter

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania State

Pittsburgh, PA 15221, PA

Yolanda Lang, PhD, MSN, CRNP, COHN, FAAOHN

Berks County Pennsylvania

Lyons, PA

Laurie Heagy, BS, RN, COHN-S

Southwestern Pennsylvania

Greensburg, PA

Janet Reid, RN

Central Pennsylvania

Mt. Wolf, PA

Kimberly Smith, RN, COHN

Susquehanna Valley PA

Mountaintop, PA

Kathryn Emanski, RN, COHN/CM

Philadelphia Pennsylvania

Collegeville, PA

Donna Moser, RN, COHN

South Carolina

South Carolina State

Goose Creek, SC

Margaretta Grimm, MS, ANP, COHN-S, CAHOC

South Carolina -No Local Chapter

Tennessee

Tennessee State

Murfreesboro, TN

Mary Asherbranner, MSHSA, BSN, RN, COHN-S

Chattanooga Tennessee

Collegedale, TN

Sandra Wampler, RN, BSN, COHN-S, COHC

Memphis Tennessee

Diann Morgan

Middle Tennessee

Spring Hill, TN

Reba McCoy, MSN, RN, FNP-BC

Texas

Texas State

Corinth, TX

Karen Barrett, RN, COHN-S, CHSP, FAAOHN

Austin Texas

austin, TX

Deborah Christiansen, BSN, RN, COHN-S/CM

San Antonio Texas

Windcrest, TX

Kate Michael-Ramos, COHN-S

Houston Texas

Houston, TX

Marsha Vanlandingham, RN

Texas Sabine Area

Port Neches, TX

Kimberly Breaux, RN, COHN

North Texas

Kennedale, TX

Bridget Page, RN, COHN-S

Utah

Utah State

Plymouth, UT

Allison Ludlow, MSN, APRN, NP-C

Utah-No Local Chapter

Vermont

Vermont State

Rutland, VT

Richard Trono, BSN,COHN

Vermont-No Local Chapter

Virginia

Virginia State

Richmond, VA

Sharon Elliott, RN,BSN,COHN-S/CM

Central Virginia

Lyndhurst, VA

Susan Butler, BSN, COHN/CM

Virginia Piedmont

Collinsville, VA

Denise Taylor, RN, COHN

Hampton Roads Virginia

Virginia Beach, VA

Nancy Craft, BSEH, RN, COHN-S

Northern Virginia

Woodbridge, VA

Renee Mason, RN, MSN, COHN-S

Washington

Washington State

Bellevue, WA

Dori Shane, MSN, RN

Washington-No Local Chapter

Wisconsin

Wisconsin State

Waukesha , WI

Kathleen Ricco, BSN, RN, COHN-S, CCM

Northeast Wisconsin

De Pere, WI

Wendy Darm, BSN, RN, COHN-S

Western Wisconsin

LaCrosse, WI

Lois Caulum

South Central Wisconsin

Beloit, WI

Cynthia Groves, BSN, RN, COHN-S, FAAOHN

Southeastern Wisconsin

Pewaukee , WI

Vicki Dallmann-Papke, MEd, BSN, RN, COHN-S