Board of Directors
The APRN Alliance board of directors is an all volunteer group of advanced practice nurses. The board is comprised of 7 to 9 members, comprised of representatives of all four specialties. The bylaws stipulate that all four specialties must be represented or business cannot be undertaken. Each board member serves in their current role for one year.
Marisa Bune, CNP, MSN, APRN, NP-C, CCRN-K
Marisa is a family nurse practitioner, and has a background in critical care, cardiovascular management and education. She moved to Alaska in 2012 with her daughter and husband. She owns and operates Glacier Bay Medical and Diabetes Care Center.
Marianne Johnstone-Petty, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, ACHPN
Marianne Johnstone-Petty ......
Immediate Past President
Chris Logan, CRNA, APRN
Chris does locums anesthesia coverage throughout the state. She lives in Anchorage and Homer. Chris is a past president and board member of the Alaska Association of Nurse Anesthetists, and a past Chairperson of the Alliance. Chris is a founding member of the Alliance.
Amber Michael CNM, APRN
Stephanie Wrightsman-Birch, APRN, MPH, MSN, FNP-C
Stephanie is a Family Nurse Practitioner working at Patient's First Medical Clinic.
Theresa Kouadio, APRN, MSN, CNM, FACNM
Theresa works with the Tanana Chiefs Conference and lives in Fairbanks.
Megan McDonald, CRNA
Megan is a staff CRNA at the Alaska Native Medical Center. She is also the government relations chairperson for the Alaska Association of Nurse Anesthetists.
Nan McGrath, CNS
Sara Kozup-Evon, APRN
Sara is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in private practice, serving adults with mood and anxiety disorders at Alaska Compass LLC.
APRN Alliance Board Retreat 2021