Joan Hurwitz

VP, Communications
American Nurses Association

Joan Hurwitz leads the American Nurses Association’s integrated communications program, including public/media relations, employee communications, crisis communications, executive speechwriting, member periodicals and social media.  Over the course of her career, she has worked in corporate, agency and nonprofit settings.  Active in professional associations, she has served as chair and member of the Public Relations Society of America’s (PRSA) Health Academy board and as a member of the ASAE’s Communications Council.