Ann Sedore, PhD, RN, served as director of the Crouse Hospital College of Nursing since 2006. In March, she was appointed Chief Nursing Officer for Crouse Hospital. She earned her doctorate in adult education from Syracuse University; master’s in nursing from New York University; and bachelor’s in nursing from Alderson Broaddus College. Dr. Sedore is a member of the Central New York Nurses Collaborative to Advance Research and Evidence-based Practice (CNY-NCARE) and of Sigma Theta Tau, Omicron Alpha Chapter. She serves on the Onondaga County BOCES Health Advisory board; is a member of the Advisory Board of Keuka College of Nursing; and is a consultant on legal matters related to nursing care in acute care settings to law firms throughout New York State.