Susan M. Robel, RN, BSN, MHA, NEA-BC, CPXP

Executive Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer, Chief Patient Experience Officer, Geisinger

Susan M. Robel RN, BSN, MHA, NEA-BC, CPXP is executive vice president, system chief nursing officer and system chief patient experience officer.

Ms. Robel began her professional career at Geisinger in 1983 as a staff nurse. Today, she collaborates with the executive vice president, chief medical officer and chief operating officer to lead the clinical enterprise at Geisinger and leads the integration of best practice nursing standards across the system.

A member of the board of trustees of the Nightingale Awards of Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania Action Coalition which focuses on the future of nursing in Pennsylvania, Ms. Robel actively participates in networking and events through the American Nurses Association, Pennsylvania Organization of Nurse Leaders, American Organization of Nurse Leaders, Hospital and Health System Association of Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association.

Ms. Robel holds a diploma in nursing from the Pottsville Hospital School of Nursing as well as a bachelor of science in nursing degree from The Pennsylvania State University. She also earned a master's degree in health administration from Wilkes University.

Ms. Robel is board certified by the American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC) as an NE-BC in 2008 and NEA-BC in 2009.

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