Diane Bardell has been a nurse since 1979. Diane started as an LPN, then ADN then BSN and board certified in Cardiac/vascular nursing. She has been working in the cardiac field for 25 years and has been a member of PCNA since 2005 and has loved attending all the conferences and being involved in the organization. The educational materials that PCNA offers is evidence based and has been great for our patients. She works in a small rural community and has a local chapter which has been a great opportunity for several of the nurses in the area.