State Council Directory

AORN currently has 20 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.

Council NameContact
Alabama State Council of AORNState Relations - Alabama
Alaska Legislative Council of periOperative Registered NursesState Relations - Alaska
ArizonaState Relations - Arizona
ArkansasState Relations - Arkansas
CaliforniaState Relations - California
ColoradoState Relations - Colorado
Connecticut State Council of Operating Room NursesCaryl Lucchesi
DelawareState Relations - Delaware
Florida Council of Operating Room NursesVicky Tyde
Georgia State CouncilDr. V. Doreen Wagner
HawaiiState Relations - Hawaii
IdahoState Relations - Idaho
Illinois Council of PeriOperative Registered NursesKathy Bradley
Indiana Council of Operating Room NursesState Relations - Indiana
IowaState Relations - Iowa
KansasState Relations - Kansas
Kentucky State Council of Perioperative NursesDarlin Hruska
Louisiana State CouncilNathalie Walker
MaineState Relations - Maine
Maryland/Washington DC State CouncilState Relations - Maryland/Washington DC
Massachusetts State CouncilState Relations - Massachusetts
Michigan Council of Perioperative Registered NursesKaren Knapp
State Council of MinnesotaState Relations - Minnesota
Mississippi Council of Perioperative NursesState Relations - Mississippi
Missouri Perioperative Nurses State CouncilLynda Lederle
MontanaState Relations - Montana
NebraskaState Relations - Nebraska
NevadaState Relations - Nevada
New HampshireState Relations - New Hampshire
New Jersey State CouncilFelix Rivera
New MexicoState Relations - New Mexico
New York State CouncilDeb Spratt
North Carolina Council of Operating Room NursesLeigh Bartlett
North DakotaState Relations - North Dakota
Ohio Council of Perioperative Registered NursesDonna Doyle
Oklahoma State Council of Perioperative NursesMichele Reeves
Oregon State Council of Perioperative NursesAndrea Pieler
PennsylvaniaState Relations - Pennsylvania
Rhode IslandState Relations - Rhode Island
South Carolina Council of Perioperative NursesLisa Crissman
South DakotaState Relations - South Dakota
Tennessee State Council of AORNSkip Rue
Texas Council of Operating Room Nurses (TCORN)JD Buchert
UtahState Relations - Utah
VermontState Relations - Vermont
Virginia State CouncilDebbie Bartol
Washington State Council of Perioperative NursesStephanie Davis
West Virginia State CouncilDawn Yost
Wisconsin State CouncilState Relations - Wisconsin
WyomingState Relations - Wyoming