Inland Empire (Riverside) Chapter
Committed to advancing the health in Hispanic communities and to lead, promote and advocate the educational, professional, and leadership opportunities for Hispanic nurses.
|President||Antonia "Tonie" Brown, MA, RN|
|Secretary||Marcella Camacho, LVN|
|Treasurer||Esther Sahlstrom, RN|
Los Angeles Chapter
Year established: 1990
Hispanics are the largest ethnic group in California who encounter health care issues which are influenced by political and socio-economic factors. The Los Angeles Chapter address the need to organize and contribute towards nursing leadership, representation and networking for local Hispanic/Latino nurses.
|President||Sonia Valdez, DNP, RN, ACNP, GANP, PHN, CVRN-BC, FAAN|
|Past President||Juana Ferrorosa, PhD,MSN,PHN,RN|
|Secretary||Viridiana Harris, RN|
|Treasurer||Angie Millan, DNP, RN, FAAN|
|Membership||Adriana Velasco, MSN|
|Board Member||Jessica Quintana, MSN, RN, PCCN, PHN|
Orange County Chapter
Year established: 1991
We are open to all nurses, nursing students and those interested in nursing. Our chapter is designed and committed to the improvement of health and quality nursing care for all consumers. We work toward providing equal access to educational, professional, and economic opportunities for Hispanic nurses.
|President||Dr. Maria Matza, PhD, RNC, PHN|
|Vice President||Yolanda Casagrande|
|Treasurer||Tony Ornelas, BSN, RN|
NAHN is committed to advancing the health in Hispanic communities and to lead, promote and advocate the educational, professional, and leadership opportunities for Hispanic nurses.
|President||Sandra Calderon, MS, RN, FNPC|
|Vice President||Diana Arellano, RN, PHN, BSN, CDE|
|Secretary||Jason Ramos,MSN, BSHCA|
San Diego Chapter
Year established: 1993
Our mission is to address the educational & health care needs of the Hispanic community.
|President||Lorena Perez, MSN, RN, PHN, Ph.D.(c)|
|President Elect||Violet Rubio, MSN, RN|
|Treasurer||Rosalinda Ruezga, BSN, RN, PHN|
|Corresponding Secretary||Teresa Soto Martinez, BSN, RN|
|Recording Secretary||Rebecca Valenzuela, BSN, RN, PHN|
|Immediate Past President||Mollie Nunn, BSN, RN, PHN, CNOR|
|Board of Directors Member||Catherine DeLeon, Ph.D., RN|
|Board of Directors Member||Xochitl Cisneros, CPHON, BSN, RN|
|Board of Directors Member||Dulce Pluma, BSN, RN, PHN|
|Board of Directors Member||Natali Samaniego, RN|
San Francisco/Golden Gate Chapter
Our goal is to grow the community of Hispanic Nurses in the SF/Bay area through networking, outreach, community service, and training. Our membership is open to nurses from all racial/ethnic backgrounds and educational levels including CNA, LVN, RN, MSN, PhD, DPN, students, and supporters of nurses including MSWs, MFTs, and non-nursing professions). We work in partnership with community leaders to provide education and projects to the Hispanic community in a bicultural & bilingual manner using evidence based practices. We work particularly closely with the Bay Area nursing universities and hold monthly meetings using conference calls and online video chat.