Board of Directors

All Board of Director Inquiries may be sent to [email protected]

Laura Rosenthal, 2021-2023, 1st term



Mary Satre, 2022-2023, 1st term



Carol O'Meara
, 2022-2024, 1st term
Vice President 


Nan Morgan, 2021-2023, 2nd term

Angela Mills, 2022-2024, 1st term



Mavis Mesi, 2021-2023, 1st term
Region 1 Director (DNA 9) 

Cristina Winchester, 2022-2024, 1st term

Region 2 Director (DNA 3, 12, 16, 20, 23)


VACANT Appointed 2021-2023, 2nd term
Region 3 Director (DNA 4)

Glenda Jackson, 2022-2024, 2nd term
Region 4 Director (DNA 6) 

Nora Flucke, 2021-2023, 2nd term
Region 5 Director (DNA 7)



Deb Bailey, 2022-2024, 2nd term
Region 6 Director (DNA 5) 


Patricia Abbott, 2021-2023, 1st term
Director SIG Representative 


Linda Kottmann, 2022-2024, 1st term
Director SIG Representative



Director Recent Graduate: Vacant
Current term 2021-2023

ANA Membership Assembly Voting Representatives from Colorado Nurses Association were elected in 2021 and serve a 2-year term:

  • Mavis Mesi
  • Carol O'Meara
  • Patricia Abbott (Alternate)

CNA Expense Reimbursement Request Form

CNA Staff

Colleen Casper, RN, MS, DNP

Director of Practice and Government Affairs

M. Colleen Casper, RN, MS, DNP, was formerly the CNA Executive Director of the Colorado Nurses Association since January 2014. In the last quarter of 2021, Dr. Casper moved into the role of Director of Practice and Government Affairs.

Dr. Casper's nursing leadership has always focused on improving the work environment and increasing shared decision-making for and with nurses for the purposes of providing safe and quality patient care. She has served on the executive teams of Swedish Medical Center and Exempla Lutheran Medical Center, and previously served as faculty at the University of Colorado Denver, College of Nursing.

Dr. Casper earned a bachelor of science in nursing from the University of Northern Colorado, and a masters and doctor of nursing practice from the University of Colorado Denver, College of Nursing.

Reach Dr. Casper at [email protected].

Sonja Hix
Chief Administrative Officer

Susan Nolte
Vice President of Finance

Mary Fitzgerald
Director of Conferences

Katryna Chamblin
Conference Coordinator

Tanya Arroyo
Membership & Communications Coordinator