Appointment of Joyce Kristjansson as ARNM Executive Director

By Kahla Evans posted 10-07-2022 17:48


The Association of Regulated Nurses of Manitoba is pleased to announce the permanent appointment of Joyce Kristjansson as Executive Director, effective October 1, 2022.

Joyce has over 40 years of experience as an RN in clinical practice, education, and research and has worked in urban, rural, and remote areas across four provinces.


She has a Master’s in Business Administration and has spent most of her career in health services management, making her an excellent fit for the position.

Along with her role as Executive Director of ARNM, Joyce is also the current chair of the board for the Manitoba Association of Community Homes for the Elderly (MARCHE).

“Joyce has demonstrated strong leadership and advocacy for regulated nurses in her role as interim Executive Director,” said ARNM President Loreley Fehr. “We are thrilled she has agreed to lead ARNM and continue with her efforts."

Please join the Board of Directors and the staff at ARNM in welcoming Joyce Kristjansson as our Executive Director.

We thank you all for your continued support!