The MN NACNS asks for your help to extend a HUGE thank you to Penny Messner, APRN, CNS, DNP for serving on the MN NACNS Board of Directors in 2019, 2020, and 2021. Penny, a cardiovascular CNS at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, has focused on improving pain management for the cardiovascular surgery patient, reducing hospital length of stay, anticoagulation management, improving venous thromboembolism prevention, and anticoagulation management to name a few. Over the years she has served as a preceptor and mentor to several of her CNS colleagues. Penny has provided great leadership to help the MN NACNS overcome many challenges the MN NACNS faced during the COVID-19 Pandemic to continue to move the MN NACNS forward. Thank you, Penny, for your dedication to the MN NACNS!