Kranz Joins Conway Regional as New CNO

April Kranz has accepted the position of chief nursing officer for Conway Regional Health System. Kranz was selected after a nationwide search that CommonSpirit Health facilitated.

Kranz will serve as the leader for nursing at Conway Regional Health System, which also includes Dardanelle Regional Medical Center.

"April has proven a track record of engaging and building a team to improve efficiency, quality, and engagement," said Matt Troup, president and CEO of Conway Regional Health System. "She brings a unique perspective and talents to her role at CRHS. We are blessed to add her to our Conway Regional family."

Kranz comes to Conway Regional Health System from Memorial Hospital in South Bend, Ind. Kranz has more than 10 years of experience in the healthcare systems in Indiana. In addition to holding a master's degree in nursing, April will achieve a PhD in Nursing in the Spring of 2023.