Lisa Laurie Ruehmann is a pivotal nurse leader in Mayo Clinic’s ambulatory practice. She has served on many committees and work groups that support nursing policy, procedures, guidelines, and protocols. Her background includes long-term care, urology, gynecology, vascular, orthopedic surgery, and telephone triage. She served as a staff nurse in ambulatory care, internal medicine and family medicine, prior to becoming the nursing supervisor of a family medicine residency practice. She has also earned the distinction of a Mayo Clinic Silver Quality Fellow.