Meet The Team

Leadership Experience in Complex Nursing Issues

Robin Schaeffer, MSN, RN, FAAN

Robin founded Robin Schaeffer Consulting, LLC to provide her expertise in addressing complex nursing issues. Her past experiences combined with her reach into both the nursing and public communities make her the ideal person to build teams and connect stakeholders towards a common goal.

Salina Bednarek, EdD, MSN/Ed, RN, CNE

Salina is a registered nurse with over 20 years of experience. As an Arizona native, Salina’s diverse career includes practicing in acute care, critical care, nursing education and most recently, nursing leadership.

Salina Bednarek

Colleen Hallberg, MSN, RN

Colleen has a diverse leadership background.  Employed by Banner Health for 20+ Colleen served in various leadership positions and led major initiatives including cultural transformation, shared leadership implementation, electronic medical record implementation, and clinical process.

Heidi Kosanke, DNP, MSN/Ed, RN

Heidi has taught in the accelerated Master’s entry nursing program at the University of Arizona College of Nursing for the past eight years. She is passionate about teaching nurses to remain resilient in the face of challenges and think outside the box.

Heidi Kosanke

Debby Wood, Administrative Support

Debbie Wood

For over 40 years, Debby has demonstrated the ability to impact the success of a variety of businesses. Debby recently retired from the Arizona Nurses Association (AzNA) after 25 years of service providing administrative support and guidance to multiple Executive Directors and Boards of Directors.  Her dedication, stellar communication skills and work ethic made her a “favorite” of many AzNA members.