Ben Ranstrom     President    Ben is a dual certified PNP & RNFA who works for Fairview. 

Ben Ranstrom

President

Ben is a dual certified PNP & RNFA who works for Fairview. 

  Rebecca Carlson    President Elect   Rebecca Carlson is a hospitalist nurse practitioner at Children's Minnesota. She began her career as a nurse practitioner in pediatric primary care at HCMC before transisitioning to Children's Minnesota. She is a member of both NAPNAP and the AAP, and is vice chair of the AAP section on hospital medicine subcommittee for advanced practice providers.

Rebecca Carlson

President Elect

Rebecca Carlson is a hospitalist nurse practitioner at Children's Minnesota. She began her career as a nurse practitioner in pediatric primary care at HCMC before transisitioning to Children's Minnesota. She is a member of both NAPNAP and the AAP, and is vice chair of the AAP section on hospital medicine subcommittee for advanced practice providers.

  Nora Nordling    Past President and Website Design and Communications   Nora and her husband live in Randolph, MN with their three daughters.  Nora is employed at Children’s Hospitals and Clinics in the Hospital Medicine Department.   

Nora Nordling

Past President and Website Design and Communications

Nora and her husband live in Randolph, MN with their three daughters.  Nora is employed at Children’s Hospitals and Clinics in the Hospital Medicine Department.

 

  Courtney Schantzen    Past President   Courtney lives in Detroit Lakes with her husband and three daughters; she works in pediatric primary care with the Indian Health Service.   

Courtney Schantzen

Past President

Courtney lives in Detroit Lakes with her husband and three daughters; she works in pediatric primary care with the Indian Health Service.

 

  Hannah Westre    Co-Secretary   Hannah lives with her husband and new baby boy in Saint Paul. Hannah is employed at Children's Hospitals and Clinics in the Emergency Department.

Hannah Westre

Co-Secretary

Hannah lives with her husband and new baby boy in Saint Paul. Hannah is employed at Children's Hospitals and Clinics in the Emergency Department.

  Munira Abdi    Co-Secretary

Munira Abdi

Co-Secretary

  Amara Rosenthal    Treasurer   Amara lives in St. Paul with her husband and 2.5 year old son. She works at Children's Minnesota in the Pediatric Hospital Medicine department.

Amara Rosenthal

Treasurer

Amara lives in St. Paul with her husband and 2.5 year old son. She works at Children's Minnesota in the Pediatric Hospital Medicine department.

  Thea Flemming    Membership & Nominations   Thea lives in Minneapolis with her husband Devon and their 4 year old yellow lab mix Teddy. She works in the Emergency department at children's Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses. 

Thea Flemming

Membership & Nominations

Thea lives in Minneapolis with her husband Devon and their 4 year old yellow lab mix Teddy. She works in the Emergency department at children's Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses. 

  Kari Erikson    Legislative Chair

Kari Erikson

Legislative Chair

  Erin Blackwell    Programming Committee   Erin is a DNP graduate from the University of Minnesota.  She work in the emergency department at Children's Hospital of Minnesota in both St. Paul and Minneapolis.  Her passion is health education and adolescent sexual health.

Erin Blackwell

Programming Committee

Erin is a DNP graduate from the University of Minnesota.  She work in the emergency department at Children's Hospital of Minnesota in both St. Paul and Minneapolis.  Her passion is health education and adolescent sexual health.

  Kayla Schonhardt    Program Committee    

Kayla Schonhardt

Program Committee