Headquarters Staff

SGNA Headquarters Staff

Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates
Phone: 312.321.5165
Fax: 312.673.6694
Email: info@sgna.org

For the health and safety of the SGNA Headquarters team, staff is working remotely due to the ongoing developments related to COVID-19. As always, we are available to answer your questions or concerns at info@sgna.org and 312.321.5165.

While the SGNA Headquarters team is continuing to receive mail, there may be delays in delivery. Please consider shifting delivery from USPS mail to email, where possible, to ensure the quickest response.



Executive Director:
Kim Eskew, MBA CAE

Associate Executive Director of Clinical Affairs:
Cindy Friis, MEd BSN RN NPD-BC

Operations Senior Manager:
Zoë Fuller

Education Senior Coordinator:
Madeline Stanke

Education Coordinator:
Kiana Coffey

Education Senior Associate:
Haedyn Smith

Membership/Operations Senior Associate:
Tess Ruzga
Membership/Operations Associate:
Pine Gonzalez

Event Services

Events Director:
Caitlin Schmierer

Convention Senior Coordinator:
Katie Anderson

Tradeshow Senior Coordinator:
Lauren Miller

Tradeshow Senior Associate:
Makenzi Claassen

Convention Senior Associate:
Lindsay McSwain

Registration Associate:
Sarah Cauley


Marketing Manager:
Jeff Price

Marketing Senior Coordinator:
Priscilla Gill

Marketing Associate:
Will Gallagher

Editorial Manager:
Kristin Frankiewicz



Exhibits Sales Sr. Manager:
Kris King

Grants Development Manager:
Kristin Fludder