Board of Directors

President: Georgia M. Elmassian, MSN, MA, APRN, CPSN, CFLE
Nurse, Educator, Consultant and Author


Georgia, with 15 plus years in plastic surgery nursing, is an advanced practice - Certified Plastic Surgery Nurse, educator, consultant and author working in the mid-Michigan area and beyond. She has been enthusiastically involved with the ISPAN since 2003. As a service advocate, Georgia has actively participated on various ISPAN committees and in leadership roles.
 
President-Elect: Amanda Bailey, ACNP-BC, CWS, CPSN
Nurse Practitioner


Amanda, has been working in plastic surgery for over 10 years. She is a nurse practitioner with the Department of Plastic Surgery at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She is also a Certified Wound Specialist.
 
Secretary-Treasurer: Linda Duffy, RN, CPSN, CPN
Licensed Registered Nurse


Linda has devoted her nursing career to pediatrics. She has worked over 30 years at Lurie Childrenís Hospital in Chicago and recently brought her expertise to the team at UI Healthís Craniofacial Center. Along with her CPSN she is also certified as a pediatric nurse (CPN). Linda has served as the Pediatric Chair on the Editorial Board of the PSN where she successfully recruited pediatric nurses, pediatric plastic surgeons, pediatric speech pathologist and a pediatric social worker to contribute articles for the journal.
 
Director: Connie M. Brennan, RN, CPSN, CANS
Licensed Registered Nurse


Connie is currently the National Director of Aesthetic Education for Life Time LifeSpa/Medi Corporation and President/Founder of Aesthetic Enhancement Solutions, LLC. Connie is a licensed registered nurse in ten states and has earned advanced certifications in aesthetic injectables, laser treatments, skin care, sclerotherapy, clinical photography and perioperative nursing over the course of 28 years in aesthetic medicine. Connie is a published author, public speaker and has worked as the aesthetic chair on the Editorial Board of the PSNCB as well as an expert alongside the ISPAN task force in creating the first Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist (CANS) exam.
 
Director: Kristi Elliott, RN, FNP-C, CPSN

Kristi has been a nurse for over 20 years. She has experience in both Women's Health and Plastic Surgery, with the last 10 years being in private and academic plastic surgery practices. She is a nurse practitioner at The University of Texas Medical Branch, Division of Plastic Surgery.
 
Teresa Barroca, MSN, RN
 
Gerrie Obi, MSN,ARNP,, RN, CPSN