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State Council Directory

AORN currently has 30 state councils. The directory below provides links to some of these councils and their officers. Some state councils maintain standalone websites, some use ORNurseLink – AORN's online social network – for their web communications, and a handful of state councils do not maintain a presence on the web or have not provided AORN with a link.

 State  Chapter Title  Council Chair
 AL  Alabama State Council of AORN  
 AK  Alaska Legislative Council of periOperative Registered Nurses  
 AZ  Arizona State Council Patricia Coates
 CA  Operating Room Nursing Council of California Gayle Sarlatte 
 CT  Connecticut State Council of Operating Room Nurses
Caryl Lucchesi
 FL  Florida Council of Operating Room Nurses Vicky Tyde 
 GA  Georgia State Council Patricia Rush
 IL  Illinois Council of PeriOperative Registered Nurses
Paula Morton
 IN  Indiana Council of Operating Room Nurses Diana Sullivan 
 KY  Kentucky State Council of Perioperative Nurses Shirley Pollard Ramsey
 LA  Louisiana State Council
Carrie Simpson Thomson 
 MA  Massachusetts State Council Marsha Hopkins
 MD/D  Maryland/Washington DC State Council
Gwen Dobbins 
 MI  Michigan Council of Perioperative Registered Nurses
Karen Knapp
 MN  State Council of Minnesota Cheryl Langford
 MS  Mississippi Council of Perioperative Nurses Beth Gasson
 MO  Missouri Perioperative Nurses State Council Lynda Lederle
 NJ  New Jersy State Council Dianna McCorkle
 NY  New York State Council Deb Spratt
 NC  North Carolina Council of Operating Room Nurses Lori Ingram 
 OH  Ohio Council of Perioperative Registered Nurses Lois Belton 
 OK  Oklahoma State Council of Perioperative Nurses Michele Reeves
 OR  Oregon State Council of Perioperative Nurses 
Trudy Kenyon
 SC  South Carolina Council of Perioperative Nurses Mary Jane Brantley
TN  Tennessee State Council of AORN Skip Rue 
 TX  Texas Council of Operating Room Nurses (TCORN) 
Bev Kirchner
 VA  Virginia State Council
Michele Hughes
 WA  Washington State Council of Perioperative Nurses Melanie Burton
 WI  Wisconsin State Council  
 WV  West Virginia State Council Dawn Yost