Juli F. Daniels, PhD, RN, CCRN, CNE, NEA-BC, LRM, has been an executive coach, mentor, and advocate for nurses.Dr. Daniels has been an assistant vice president for patient care, a director of critical care, cardiovascular, and respiratory services, and an administrator, course leader, and nurse instructor of ADN, BSN, MSN, and DNP programs. In addition, Dr. Daniels serves hospitals as a national consultant focusing on clinical/leadership excellence and accreditation readiness.
Maureen Habel, MA, RN has been a director of nursing staff development and a director of clinical nursing services. She has taught healthcare management and leadership courses, and has played a key role as an American Red Cross disaster nurse. She continually provides leadership for community-based disaster preparation and response efforts in her community.
Ruth Hansten, BSN, PhD, MBA, RN, FACHE has over 36 years nursing experience. For the past 20 years her national consulting practice has worked with nursing care delivery models, critical thinking, delegation and leadership skills, and interdisciplinary team development. She is the author of six books and numerous articles. Ruth has served as adjunct faculty for the Univ. of Washington and Seattle Univ. School of Nursing, and has lectured or consulted at 160 organizations. She currently serves as a Board of Directors trustee at a Pacific NW medical center.
Cynthia Saver, MS, RN has spent more than 20 years in publishing. She currently writes and provides editorial and continuing education services for many leading publishers. Cindy's articles have appeared in many national publications, including Nursing Spectrum, OR Manager, Nursing Management, AORN Journal, and American Nurse Today. She collaborated with many nurse writers and editors on the book "Anatomy of Writing for Publications for Nurses", published by Sigma Theta Tau International.
Mindy Spigel, MSN, RN is a nurse with more than 30 years of clinical experience in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She currently works as the coordinator of Organizational Effectiveness for CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System where she provides training to staff, primarily nurses, on various topics, and manages special projects. She has taught in both hospital education programs and in the academic setting, and has presented numerous national, state and local programs.