Mary Mahoney, MSN, RN, CWOCN, CFCN, has been a nurse for 38 years and a certified WOC nurse for 29 years. She is employed as a virtual practice WOC nurse at UnityPoint at Home and adjunct faculty at WEB WOC Nursing education program. She is an active member of the Iowa WOCN Affiliate serving on various committees. She has authored articles in JWOCN, ostomy core curriculum text, presented at national WOCN, SAWC, IAHC conferences and served on various national WOCN committees and task forces in the field of wound and ostomy nursing. She is past board member and president of WOCNCB.