Gail Dewald has been a nephrology nurse and ANNA member for over 30 years, and a CNN for 28 years. She has worked in every area of nephrology, excluding transplantation. She currently provides consulting services to facilities with training needs, mock surveys, and assists with special projects. She is also a contract field surveyor for the National Dialysis Accreditation Commission. Gail has been a leader in the Alamo City Chapter and is currently secretary. She has also been active on the national scene with ANNA, currently serving as the chair of the Leadership Development committee.