April, who joined CCMSA in 1996, is a past Co-President (2009-10) and past NSMAA Co- President (2016-17)) as well as former Board Secretary and Nominating Committee for both the County and State, Parliamentarian, Book Club Chair, Holiday Greeting Project Chair (now the Holiday Scholarship Project), Fashion Show Co-Chair, Committee Member, and model in three previous fashion show events. She attended two national AMA Alliance Conferences as a representative of CCMSA. As a former registered nurse, April holds a Master of Education in Health. She is appreciative for the opportunity to serve on the CCMSA Board again as Assistant Treasurer with amazing, dynamic women who inspire her.
An active, enthusiastic community volunteer for over 20 years, April is currently involved as Nevada State Scholarship Chair (2020-22) for Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) The Meadows Chapter, P.E.O. International Chapter Y, Southern Nevada Kappa Kappa Gamma (KKG) Alumni Association, the Nevada State Medical Association Scholarship Fund Committee, and the UNLV School of Public Health Alumni Board Member at Large. April is also a past recipient of the Presidential Volunteer Service Award (PVSA) for both individual and family categories for the hours volunteered with various nonprofit organizations throughout the valley. She also received the Helen Pederson Award by the Southern Nevada Alumnae Association who exemplifies the ideas of Kappa Kappa Gamma by demonstrating sincere friendship, leadership, loyalty, enthusiasm, and cooperation.
Originally from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, April moved to Las Vegas in 1991. She is married to Paul, a pulmonologist/critical care physician for 43 years who is the Founder/CEO of Pulmonary Associates, and is the proud mother of two daughters, Erin (23) who is a cum laude graduate of Denison University, and Morgan (18) who will attend University of Southern University (USC) in the fall. Our family dog, Pepper, is a black and white colored cocker spaniel. April enjoys attending the theater, reading, book club, investment club, cooking, hockey (Go, Vegas Golden Knights!) and going to the beach in La Jolla, California.