CNS of the Year Award

NACNS created the award to nationally recognize an NACNS member for outstanding professional achievement in the three spheres of CNS influence. The award acknowledges a nurse who demonstrates CNS competencies and exemplary practice in patient care, nursing and health care delivery systems.

2016

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Mary E. Lough, PhD, RN, CNS, CCNS
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2015

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Carole Farley, Col, USAF NC
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2014

Karen M. Marzlin DNP, RN, CCNS, CCRN-CMC, CHFN

Karen M. Marzlin DNP, RN, CCNS, CCRN-CMC, CHFN
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2013

Brenda McCulloch, MSN, RN, CNS, RCIS

Brenda McCulloch, MSN, RN, CNS, RCIS
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2012

Stephenie Cerns, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, RN-BC, CCHPN

Stephenie Cerns, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, RN-BC, CCHPN

2011

Lisa Gorski, MS, RN, CNS, BC, CRNI, FAAN

Lisa Gorski, MS, RN, CNS, BC, CRNI, FAAN

2010

Elissa Brown, MSN, PMHCNS-BC

Elissa Brown, MSN, PMHCNS-BC

2009

Linda Gorman, MN, APRN, BC, CHP

Linda Gorman, MN, APRN, BC, CHPN

2008

Susie Jones M.S., RN, APN, CCNS/Rx, CCRN-P

Susie Jones M.S., RN, APN, CCNS/Rx, CCRN-P

2007

Sherri Atherton

Sherri Atherton

2006

Theresa Murray, MSN, RN, CCRN, CCNS

Theresa Murray, MSN, RN, CCRN, CCNS

2005

 Karen A. Doran, RN, MSN, CNS

Karen A. Doran, RN, MSN, CNS

2004

Ann Shirah Dykes

Ann Shirah Dykes

2003

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Kathleen L Dunn, MS, RN, CRRN-A

2002

Ann Herbage Busch RN, MS, CWOCN, APRN, BC, CNS

Ann Herbage Busch RN, MS, CWOCN, APRN, BC, CNS