IENA Board Biographies

Sarai Salmonsen, MSN, RN

Sarai is IENA's General Duty Rep.

Sarai graduated from Gonzaga University with a BSN in 2015 and then went on to earn an MSN in Leadership in Health Care Systems with an Education Focus from Regis University in 2018. Her experience in the nursing field includes adult cardiac and medical nursing as a new graduate nurse, and the last two years she has spent in inpatient intermediate pediatrics. She is a certified pediatric nurse. Additionally, Sarai teaches at Gonzaga University as a clinical instructor for the outpatient and inpatient pediatric clinical rotations.

Sarai's passions in health care include pediatrics, cardiac care, integrative medicine, and nursing education. She loves splitting her time between teaching and working at the bedside. In addition to serving on the IENA Board of Directors, she is also an active member on the unit-based council for the pediatric unit where she works.


Sarai Salmonsen

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