Shirley Orr, MHS, APRN, NEA-BC, is an Education Specialist for PHAB, responsible for identification, development and delivery of educational products and offerings to support health departments’ efforts to advance their public health practice and pursuit of PHAB accreditation. Shirley’s public health experience spans over 25 years in leadership roles for local and state health departments in Kansas, along with 10 years of consulting experience, focused on public health systems improvement, leadership development, and organizational management. In addition to her work with PHAB, Shirley serves as a consulting director for the Association of Public Health Nurses (APHN), and is an adjunct faculty member for Wichita State University and the University of Kansas School of Medicine – Wichita. Shirley holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in nursing and health administration from Wichita State University and is currently a student in the PhD in Leadership and Change Program through Antioch University. Contact her at [email protected] or 316-250-6940.