WCAPN Announces New President-elect and Directors to board
The Wyoming Council for Advanced Practice Nurses (WCAPN) membership elected Wesley Davis, DNP, ENP-C, FNP-C, AGACNP-BC, an emergency nurse practitioner at Crook County Medical Services District and assistant professor at the University of South Alabama as president-elect of the WCAPN Board of Directors. Dr. Davis will assume the presidency on October 5, 2019, leading the statewide membership organization whose strategic focus is to promote advanced practice nursing in the state of Wyoming.
Dr. Davis developed the Emergency Nurse Practitioner specialty program at the University of South Alabama. As a distance faculty member, he now serves as the Emergency Nurse Practitioner specialty coordinator for the University. In addition to directing the emergency nurse practitioner specialty, he teaches the residency courses for candidates working toward the Doctor of Nursing Practice degree. Dr. Davis also currently serves as the Wyoming State Representative for the American Academy of Emergency Nurse Practitioners.
Dr. Davis holds a doctorate in nursing practice and master’s degree in advanced practice nursing from the University of South Alabama School of Nursing. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Chamberlain College of Nursing. He is triple board-certified as an Emergency Nurse Practitioner, a Family Nurse Practitioner, and an Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner.
The WCAPN membership also elected Amy Gruwell, FNP-C, to serve a two-year term as secretary, Brandon Bennion, DNP, F. VP-BC, to serve a two-year term as director at large, and Angelia D. Lomu, MSN, FNP-C, to serve a two-year term as director at large.