American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Announces New Chief Executive Officer
Knettler has over 19 years of healthcare and professional association experience, most recently eight years with the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) of
Knettler is a strong advocate for advancing health policy and collaborating with state, national and international organizations, to help ensure AANP a seat at the table in important health care discussions. He brings strong business expertise with proven ability to improve the quality and delivery of existing services and the development of new ones. He is well known within the health care field and among policymakers and is recognized for his research and analytical abilities.
A sought-after speaker, Knettler has presented more than 37 professional speeches that included multiple national and international engagements over the last five years.
Knettler received his BA in Psychology from
"I am pleased and excited to begin a new era in the history of AANP with Mr. Knettler," said AANP President
AANP was founded in 1985 and is the oldest, largest and only full-service national professional organization for nurse practitioners of all specialties. With more than 26,500 individual members and 145 group members, AANP represents the interests of approximately 125,000 nurse practitioners around the country. AANP continually advocates for the active role of nurse practitioners as providers of high-quality, cost-effective and personalized health care. For more information about AANP, visit www.aanp.org.
SOURCE American Academy of Nurse Practitioners