AACN Certification Board of Directors
July 2017-June 2020
Lisa Falcón, MSN, RN, TCRN, NE-BC, serves the first year of a second three-year term as a director on the AACN Certification Corporation board of directors from July 1, 2017, through June 30, 2020. She served two consecutive one-year terms as secretary/treasurer from July 1, 2015, through June 30, 2017.
Falcón is the director of trauma and injury prevention at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, New Jersey. She has also been adjunct faculty at Brookdale Community Hospital in Lincroft, New Jersey. She was previously clinical nurse educator, surgical services. Falcón has over 20 years of experience in surgical critical care and trauma as a clinical nurse, clinical educator and nurse leader.
An AACN member since 1994, Falcón has served on the Continuing Education Review Panel and on the AACN Nominating Committee. She also sits on the Manuscript Review Panel for Critical Care Nurse. An active member of ACCN's Jersey Shoreline Chapter, she was president from 2012-2014.
With a focus on improving systems for patients, nurses and the healthcare team through communication, relationships and education, she has presented locally, nationally and internationally on a wide variety of trauma, critical care and leadership topics.
Falcón has a Master of Science in nursing education from Monmouth University in Long Branch, New Jersey, and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Seton Hall University in South Orange, New Jersey.