Nancy Bonalumi, DNP, RN, CEN, FAEN has an extensive career as a nurse leader, educator and consultant in emergency care and emergency department operations. She is the author of numerous articles and a contributing author to several books, as well as an in-demand lecturer with years of presenting to diverse audiences on topics ranging from clinical care to leadership. Nancy has worked in care environments ranging from small rural hospitals to large urban medical centers in the US as well as internationally. In any setting, she is viewed as an engaging, thoughtful leader. She calls upon her cumulative experiences to bring fresh insights to her audience. In addition to these accomplishments, Nancy has extensive experience in association leadership, having served on numerous boards including the Emergency Nurses Association and Project Helping Hands, a medical humanitarian organization.