Linda M. Gural, RN, CCRN, has more than 30 years’ experience in clinical nursing. Currently, she serves as a staff nurse in the surgical intensive care unit of Community Medical Center in Toms River, NJ, where she previously served as director of patient care with oversight of a 35-bed medical unit and a 27-bed pulmonary unit. Gural’s other experience includes work in a sub-acute unit for Genesis HealthCare in Forked River, New Jersey, and administrative clinical coordinator and night shift supervisor for Community Memorial Hospital in Toms River.
In addition to her service on the ANA Board of Directors, Gural is the chair of the ANA Committee on Appointments. She is a past secretary of the ANA Political Action Committee, a past president of the New Jersey State Nurses Association and a past president of the New Jersey Institute for Nursing. Gural has served on the advisory boards of Felician College of Nursing and the Thomas Edison State College W. Cary Edwards School of Nursing. She is a member of the Critical Care Nurses Association and the New Jersey League for Nursing.
Gural received her associate degree in nursing from Ocean County College and is currently working toward a master’s degree in nursing informatics at Excelsior College in Albany, NY. She is certified in adult critical-care nursing and was previously certified as a medical surgical nurse.
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