Colleen Casper

Executive Director

M. Colleen Casper, RN, MS, DNP, has been Executive Director of the Colorado Nurses Association, the state's principal professional organization for nurses, since January 2014.

Dr. Casper's nursing leadership has always focused on improving the work environment and increasing shared decision-making for and with nurses for the purposes of providing safe and quality patient care. She has served on the executive teams of Swedish Medical Center and Exempla Lutheran Medical Center, and currently serves as part time faculty at the University of Colorado Denver, College of Nursing.

Dr. Casper earned a bachelor of science in nursing from the University of Northern Colorado, and a masters and doctor of nursing practice from the University of Colorado Denver, College of Nursing.

Reach Dr. Casper at colleen@coloradonurses.org.