Sigma Announces 2017-2019 Board of Directors

Election results from Sigma’s 44th Biennial Convention
 
INDIANAPOLIS — Today, Sigma elected the organization’s 2017-2019 Board of Directors at the 44th Biennial Convention, 28 October - 1 November, in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. The board members are:
 
President
Beth Baldwin Tigges, PhD, RN, PNP, BC
 
President-Elect
Richard Ricciardi, PhD, NP, FAANP, FAAN
 
Vice President
Juli Maxworthy, DNP, MSN/MBA, RN, CNL, CPHQ, CPPS, CHSE, FSSH
 
Secretary
Safiya George Dalmida, PhD, APRN-BC

Treasurer (returning)
Kenneth Dion, PhD, RN, MSN, MBA
Regional Chapters Coordinating Committee Chair
Karen Gorton, PhD, MS, RN
 
Directors (newly elected) 

Joanne Clavelle, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE
Juana Mercedes Gutierrez Valverde, DR, MSN, BN, RN

Directors (returning)
Sandra Bibb, DNSc, RN, FAAN
Thóra Hafsteinsdóttir, PhD, MScN, BSc, RN
Elizabeth Rosser, DPhil, RN, MN, Dip N Ed, Dip RM, RNT, PFHEA

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The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is advancing world health and celebrating nursing excellence in scholarship, leadership, and service. Founded in 1922, STTI has more than 135,000 active members in over 90 countries and territories. Members include practicing nurses, instructors, researchers, policymakers, entrepreneurs, and others. STTI’s more than 530 chapters are located at more than 700 institutions of higher education throughout Armenia, Australia, Botswana, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, England, Ghana, Hong Kong, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Malawi, Mexico, the Netherlands, Pakistan, Philippines, Portugal, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Swaziland, Sweden, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, the United States, and Wales. Learn more at www.nursingsociety.org.