The Voice of Nursing Leadership in Pennsylvania

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Northwestern Pennsylvania
Organization of Nurse Leaders


NWPONL is an organization for nursing leaders from within health care and health education, representing membership from Northwestern Pennsylvania. 

Through the sharing of experiences, knowledge and resources, we offer networking with fellow nurse leaders as we strive to shape healthcare in our region.


To be the voice of nursing leadership in Northwest Pennsylvania.


To provide innovative leadership in shaping health care policy and to provide linkages between nursing leaders to achieve high quality, innovative practice in the delivery of cost-effective patient-centered health care. 

Council Leaders and Officers

Carol Amann, PhD, RN-BC, CDP, FNGNA
Gannon University

Rick Moreland, MSN, RN-BC
Erie VA Medical Center

Amanda Esmond, MSN, RN
Meadville Medical Center

Angela Merryman
Meadville Medical Center

Denise Morian, DNP, RN
Meadville Medical Center

Trish Allen
Meadville Medical Center

Upcoming NWPONL Meetings

April 2, 2021- Virtual via Zoom

June 4, 2021 - TBD

August 6, 2021 - TBD

November 5, 2021 - Annual NWPONL conference, strategic planning, and business meeting

2019 NWPONL Upcoming Meeting Dates

No meetings schedule at this time.

© Pennsylvania Organization of Nurse Leaders

2400 Ardmore Boulevard, Suite 302

Pittsburgh, PA 15221


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