WSNA member Justin Gill, Nurse Rep Travis Elmore join ANA PAC Board

Justin Gill

Justin Gill

Travis Elmore Headshot

Travis Elmore

Last fall, WSNA member Justin Gill, MS, ARNP, NP‑C and WSNA Nurse Repre­sen­ta­tive Travis Elmore, BSN, RN-BC, were appointed by the American Nurses Associ­a­tion Board of Direc­tors to the ANA-PAC Board of Trustees.

In this role, Justin and Travis will work in partner­ship with state associ­a­tions to deter­mine which federal candi­dates for office the PAC will endorse and support.

Justin is an urgent care Nurse Practi­tioner with CHI Franciscan Health and serves on WSNA’s Legisla­tive and Health Policy Council. Travis was a staff nurse and Local Unit co-chair at Peace­Health South­west prior to joining WSNA as a Nurse Repre­sen­ta­tive five years ago.

The American Nurses Associ­a­tion Polit­ical Action Committee was estab­lished to promote the improve­ment of the health­care system in the United States by raising funds from ANA members and contributing to support worthy candi­dates for federal office who have demon­strated their belief in the legisla­tive and regula­tory agenda of the American Nurses Association.

Criteria to be consid­ered for the ANA-PAC Board of Trustees include demon­strated involve­ment in polit­ical work; experi­ence with lobbying at the local, state or national level; and a commit­ment to fundraising for the PAC.