District 5 includes the Alabama counties of Autauga, Barbour, Bullock, Chambers, Coffee, Covington, Crenshaw, Dale, Elmore, Geneva, Henry, Houston, Lee, Lowndes, Macon, Montgomery, Pike, Russell, and Tallapoosa. View the map.
If you live or work in our district and are considering becoming an ASNA member, make sure to visit our member page to learn about all the benefits of membership. Current members can find meeting and district info below.

District Officers

Our district officers are working to make Southeast Alabama a better place for nurses to work and live. Make sure to connect with them at the next district meeting. Upcoming District 5 meeting details are posted below the officer listings.

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Wade Forehand
DNP, RN-BC, CNE

President 

 
Linda Gibson-Young

Vice President 

Amy Curtis

Treasurer 

 
Katilya Harris

Secretary 

District 5 Meetings & Events

We conduct most of our meetings virtually so you can attend no matter where you live. Prior to each meeting, you will receive an email notification alerting you to upcoming meetings. If you are not receiving our emails, contact the District 5 president by clicking on the envelope icon next to their picture above.


Join us for our next district 5 meeting:

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 1pm

Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National
3700 Robert Trent Jones Trail, Opelika, AL 36801

This meeting will focus on event planning for ASNA's annual convention, to be held at this meeting site! All district members are welcome, especially those who want to participate in event planning. If you are interested in helping with the event planning but are unable to attend the meeting, please contact your district officers above.


Handouts from our previous meeting on Friday, February 2, 2018:


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District 5 Resources

 District 5’s Service Project: House of Ruth

The House of Ruth, located in Dothan, Alabama, is grass roots, nonprofit dedicated to providing safe, temporary shelters for battered women and their children. You can help by donated much needed items. Click the button below to see what is needed.

See the Needed Items

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Citation for Excellence

Peers or supervisors are encouraged to nominate a nurse who has demonstrated excellence in nursing for The ASNA Citation of Excellence Award. Nominees may be recommended at any time during the year. The nominator or nominee does NOT have to be an ASNA member.

Nominate Someone!