SOUTHERN MARYLAND CHAPTER COORDINATOR: Toni R. Boyd, DNP, MSN, RN, NE-BC

Toni earned her MSN from Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis (IUPUI) in 2006. She has been in Women’s & Children’s care in numerous roles, from staff RN in L&D to Corporate Director of Women’s and Children’s, for the duration of her career which expands over 24 years. In 2018 she completed her DNP at Grand Canyon University. Toni’s DNP project focused on incivility in healthcare. This is a subject that Toni is passionate about; the impact of incivility on patient outcomes is staggering as well as detrimental to nurse retention. In November of 2020 Toni moved across the country from Long Beach, CA to Maryland to accept a position as the Director of Women & Infants at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital where she hopes to move forward with creating a center for Perinatal Excellence.

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