As Aya Healthcare’s executive VP of workforce solutions and clinical services, April Hansen, RN, MSN, is responsible for strategic business development, workforce solutions program operations and clinical services support. Hansen also oversees the clinical and quality outcomes of more than 10,000 workers on assignment across the US. A strong proponent of lifelong learning, Hansen created the Aya Scholars Program, the industry’s first clinical ladder and professional recognition model for travel nurses, to ensure their continued career growth. In 2020, Aya was named a best place to work by Fortune, Inc. magazine, the San Diego Journal and the Los Angeles Business Journal.