Mary Krieg, RNC, PhD, has more than 30 years’ experience in clinical nursing and health care administration, and is board certified in general nursing practice. Her clinical practice has been in supervisory, critical care, post-anesthesia care, and emergency nursing. She is President of Quality Management Consultants, Inc. (QMC), established in 1995. QMC has participated in many research and health improvement projects for private and government clients. In 1994 she was the recipient of the HCFA Administrator’s Award for her work with the Cooperative Cardiovascular Project. She was recently Associate Professor of nursing at Iowa Valley Community College-Grinnell, and is an Iowa Board of Nursing Continuing Education Provider. Dr. Krieg will complete her second term in December 2022.