MSNCB Board of Directors

The Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Board (MSNCB) is led by a Board of Directors composed of seven individuals as follows:

  • five who hold one or more MSNCB certifications
  • one public member
  • the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) President from the affiliated membership organization who serves as an ex-officio member. 

Two senior staff work closely with the board in providing administrative services.

The following contact information is provided for CMSRNs and prospective applicants to contact these leaders. Use of this contact information for other reasons (e.g., compiling an e-mailing list, sales solicitations, other commercial use) is strictly prohibited.

Charles "Wes" Foster


Charles "Wes" Foster, MSN, BA, RN, CMSRN, OCN
Residential Faculty
Mesa Community College
Glendale, AZ

Antoinette Falker

Immediate Past-President

Antoinette Falker, DNP, RN, GCNS-BC, CMSRN, CBN
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Saint Louis, MO

Cynthia Frazer


Cynthia Frazer, MSN, RN, CMSRN, CNE
Lexington, KY

Cathryn Kelly


Cathryn Kelly, MSN, RN, RD, CCCTM, CMSRN
Manager-Integrated Population Health
Lehigh Valley Hospital & Health Network
Bethlehem, PA

Jessica Tully


Jessica Tully, DNP, RN-BC, CMSRN, CNML, CENP
Director Med/Surg
Midland Memorial Hospital
Midland, TX

Kim L. Lipsey

Public Member

Kim L. Lipsey, MLS
Education Coordinator
Bernard Becker Medical Library-Washington Univ. School of Medicine
Saint Louis, MO

Summer Bryant

Ex-Officio Director

Dr. Summer Bryant, DNP, RN, CENP, CMSRN
Managing Consultant
Berkeley Research Group (BRG)
Westwood, KS

Terri Hinkley, MBA, BSN, RN


Terri Hinkley, EdD, MBA, BScN, RN, CAE
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc.
Pitman, NJ

Kristina Espositio

Certification Services Director

Kristina Esposito, BBA
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc.
Pitman, NJ