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

South Alabama

Pace, FL

Deborah Dicken, RN, BSN, MS, COHN-S, CCM, CLNC

Central Alabama

Birmingham, AL

Susan Kurre, MSN, RN

Arizona

Arizona Valle del Sol

Mesa, AZ

Helen Amena, BS, RN, COHN-S

Arizona Kachina

Tucson, AZ

Nancy Day, MS, RN

Arkansas

Arkansas State

West Fork, AR

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

California

California State

Oxnard, CA

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

California El Camino Real

Penngrove, CA

Barbara Burgel, PhD, RN, FAAN

Southern California

LA CANADA FLT, CA

Stephen Kalb, R.N., BSN

Orange County California

Long Beach, CA

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

California Harbor Area

Compton, CA

Barbara Joan Page, Diploma

California Central Coast

Ventura, CA

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

San Diego California

Escondido, CA

Roberta Sawtelle, BSN, MS, COHN-S

California Inland

San Dimas, CA

Brenda Hellerud, RN COHN

Connecticut

Connecticut State

Hamden, CT

Mary Jane Chase-Yacovone, RN, BSN, MS, COHN-S,CHEM

Delaware

Delaware State

Wilmington, DE

Barbara Daugherty, RN

District of Columbia

Metropolitan Washington DC

Washington, DC

Barbara Hayden, RN, COHN-S

Florida

Florida State

Port Saint Lucie, FL

Kellie Collins, ARNP-C, MSN, MPH

Florida Space Coast

Merritt Island, FL

Nancy Odum, RN, COHN/CM, CEN

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

Valrico, FL

Patricia Figura-Delia, RN

Central Florida

Clermont, FL

Clarice Yenor, BSN, RN, CRRN

Northeast Florida

Ocala, FL

Carson Faris, RN, COHN-S, CAC

Fort Lauderdale Florida

Plantation, FL

Stephanie Weinsier, ARNP

Georgia

Georgia State

Tucker, GA

Jean Randolph, MPA, RN, COHN-S, FAAOHN

Coastal Georgia

Statesboro, GA

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

Columbus Georgia

Columbus, GA

Jill Yates, RN, ONC, CPC

Atlanta Georgia

Duluth, GA

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

Idaho

Idaho Rocky Mountain

Ginna Maggard, BSN, RN, COHN/CM, CIC

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

Theresa Moris, RN, COHN, EMT-B

Heart of Illinois

Decatur, IL

Marcia Nielsen, BSN, COHN-S/CM

Indiana

Indiana State

New Carlisle, IN

Michelle Kessler, RN

Indiana

Iowa

Northeast Iowa

Cedar Falls, IA

Brenda Saunders, BSN, RN, COHN-S

Northwest Iowa

Spencer, IA

Joyce Tewes, RN

Kentucky

Kentucky Lakes Region AOHN

Greenville, KY

Jeanie Dickerson, Registered Nurse

Louisiana

Louisiana State

Plaquemine, LA

Kathleen Sylvest, RN, COHN-S

Louisiana Greater Baton Rouge

Plaquemine, LA

Kathleen Sylvest, RN, COHN-S

Central Louisiana

Chopin, LA

Jodie Mallette, BSN,RN

Southwest Louisiana

Lake Charles, LA

Jennifer Strickland, RN

Greater New Orleans of LA

Marrero, LA

Gail Bruce, RN/COHN

Maine

Maine State

Yarmouth, ME

Rachael White, RN, BSN, COHN-S

Maryland

Maryland Area

Annapolis, MD

Betty Wilson-Jones, COHN-S/CM

Seneca Valley of Maryland

Olney, MD

Donna Zankowski, BS, RN, COHN

Massachusetts

Massachusetts State

North Darmouth, MA

Gail Carchietta, RN, MSE, COHN-S

North of Boston Massachusetts

Melrose, MA

Lisa Foster, MS, ANP

Central Massachusetts

Holden, MA

Joan Balkus, BSN, RN, COHN-S

Western Massachusetts

Springfield, MA

Barbara Haswell, MBA, RN, COHN

Greater Boston Massachusetts

Canton, MA

Carol Clancy, MSN, ANP, BC

Michigan

Michigan State

Ann Arbor, MI

Lucy McNally, BSN, RN, COHN-S

Detroit Michigan

Royal Oak, MI

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

Minnesota

Minnesota State

Minnetonka, MN

Nancy Nachreiner, PhD MPH BSN COHN-S

Missouri

Missouri State

St. Charles, MO

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

St. Louis Missouri

Highland, IL

Janet Wood, COHN-S

Central Missouri

Columbia, MO

Linda Smith, R.N., COHN-S

Greater Kansas City Missouri

Kansas City, MO

Marcia Todd

Nebraska

Nebraska State

Columbus, NE

Linda Brown, RN

New Hampshire

New Hampshire State

Merrimack, NH

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

New Jersey

New Jersey State

Monroe Township, NJ

Patricia Carroll, RN, COHN, CCM

New Jersey State Region

Monroe Township, NJ

New York

New York State

Fulton, NY

Margaret Finucane, COHN-S, CM

Western New York

Gowanda, NY

Christine Cavanaugh

Hudson Valley New York

New York, NY

Karen Ritell, COHN CM

Greater New York

Scarsdale, NY

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

Central New York

Cicero, NY

Deborah Brundage, RN, COHN

New York Capital District

Wynantskill , NY

Katrina Dinan, RN

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

North Carolina

North Carolina State

Durham, NC

Twyla Hutchins, BSN, RN, COHN-S

Western North Carolina

Arden, NC

Linda Ownbey, BSN, RN, CCM

North Carolina Tarheel

Durham, NC

Rebecca Thomas, BSN, RN, CCM

North Carolina Foothills

Hiddenite, NC

Dawn Scheessele, RN

Metrolina of North Carolina

Charlotte, NC

Leslie Austin, RN, COHN-S, CCM

North Carolina Triad

Winston-Salem, NC

Brenda Ratcliffe, RN, COHN

North Carolina Sandhills

Sanford, NC

Phyllis Morgan, BS, RN, COHN-S/CM

North Carolina Coastal Plains

Washington, NC

Therese Finn, BS, RN

Ohio

Ohio State

Dayton, OH

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

West Ohio

Versailles, OH

Lisa Stroh, RN

Southwestern Ohio

Sharonville, OH

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

Northwestern Ohio

Clyde, OH

Barbara Dewey, RN, COHN-S

Midwestern Ohio

Dayton, OH

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

Stark of Ohio

Akron, OH

Noreen Dimmerling, RN, COHN

Ohio Western Reserve

Wickliffe, OH

Teresa Gaeta, COHN-S, CNP

Northeast Ohio

Shaker Heights, OH

Lavita Ewing, COHN-S

Oregon

Oregon State

Portland, OR

Shelley Jones, PhD, RN, COHN-S, FAAOHN

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania State

Pittsburgh, PA 15221, PA

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

Susquehanna Valley PA

Old Forge, PA

Daurice Holly, RN, COHN, CCM, FAAOHN

Philadelphia Pennsylvania

New Hope, PA

Karen Brooks, RN, COHN, OHC CMIOSH

Berks County Pennsylvania

Lyons, PA

Laurie Heagy, BS, RN, COHN-S

Southwestern Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, PA

Janet Reid, RN

Central Pennsylvania

Mt. Wolf, PA

Kimberly Smith, RN, COHN

South Carolina

South Carolina State

Moncks Corner, SC

Lynne Jamison, RN, COHN-S

Tennessee

Tennessee State

Murfreesboro, TN

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

West Tennessee

Bethel Springs, TN

Susie Moore, COHN/CM, CCM

Middle Tennessee

Spring Hill, TN

Michele Russell, RN, COHN, CCM

Chattanooga Tennessee

Collegedale, TN

Tennessee Smokey Mountain

Knoxville, TN

Colleen Cole, DNP, APRN-BC, MSN, MBA

Memphis Tennessee

Terry Kelley, Bachelor of Science; RN CCM

Texas

Texas State

Georgetown, TX

Karen Barrett, RN, COHN-S, CHSP

Texas Sabine Area

Port Neches, TX

Kimberly Breaux, RN, COHN

North Texas

Kennedale, TX

Bridget Page, RN, COHN-S

Austin Texas

austin, TX

Patricia Hill, MSN, RN

San Antonio Texas

Windcrest, TX

Kate Michael-Ramos, COHN-S

Houston Texas

Houston, TX

Brenda Young, RN

Utah

Utah State

Salt Lake City, UT

Allison Ludlow, MSN, APRN, NP-C

Vermont

Vermont State

Rutland, VT

Richard Trono, BSN,COHN

Virginia

Virginia State

Virginia Beach, VA

Dana Bennett, RN, COHN/CM

Northern Virginia

Woodbridge, VA

Phyllis McLean, MSN, RN, COHN

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

Washington

Washington State

Bellevue, WA

Annie Bruck, DNP, MN, RN, COHN-S

Wisconsin

Wisconsin State

La Crosse, WI

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

Southeastern Wisconsin

Pewaukee , WI

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

Northeast Wisconsin

Kaukauna, WI

Barbara Buechel, BSN, RN, COHN-S

Western Wisconsin

LaCrosse, WI

Lois Caulum, MS, RN, COHN-S

South Central Wisconsin

Beloit, WI

Cynthia Groves, BSN, RN, COHN-S