CALL FOR ARNA LEADERS
Be Engaged in Nursing Leadership!

The Nominations Committee would like to extend an invitation to all ARNA members to submit your name as a candidate for the offices listed below:

REGIONAL CHAIR
This position is responsible for the business of the region including but not limited to organizing regional meetings, serving as the regional representative on the Nominations Committee, and acting as the liaison between the regional members and the Member Services Director. The Member Services Director shall be elected from the group of Regional Chairs to serve on the ARNA Board. There are seven Regional Chair positions, one from the Northwest, Northeast, West Central, Central, East Central, Southwest and Southeast ARNA regions. To be considered for the position of Regional Director, you must be a ARNA member residing within the region you would like to serve. Must be able to commit to participate in 6-7 committee conference calls and hold a minimum of 2 events in your region annually.

PRACTICE DIRECTOR
This position has a seat on the ARNA Board of Directors and serves as Chair of the ARNA Practice Committee. The Practice Director will influence nursing professional practice issues and nursing policy covering a broad range of health care settings, specialties, nursing roles and practice challenges. Must be able to commit annually to participate in Board meetings at the ARNA office and 6-7 committee conference calls.

EDUCATION DIRECTOR
This position has a seat on the ARNA Board of Directors and serves as the liaison between the ARNA Board of Directors and the CE Approver and CE Provider Units. The Education Director should have education and/or experience in the field of education or adult learning with an interest in continuing nursing education and expertise with staff development and continuing education in a variety of practice settings. Knowledge of the ANCC Accreditation Program criteria is preferred. The Education Director must have a baccalaureate degree, or higher, in nursing (or international equivalent). Must be able to commit annually to participate in Board meetings at the ARNA office and committee conference calls.

These positions are elected by ARNA membership for a two-year term (January 2019 – December 2021).
Become a part of the decision-making process, submit your name as a candidate!
All participating leaders must complete the Leadership Commitment Form.

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