AONL Board Nominations & Election

Nominations for Appointed Board 

The AONL Nominations Committee is accepting nominations for candidates for appointed board member positions. Each position is a two-year term, beginning January 1, 2020. The criteria for each position is listed below. 

AONL Nomination Process Webinar

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Appointed Board Member Application

We are currently accepting applications for AONL appointed board member positions. Applicants must show a commitment to diversity and inclusion, grasp an understanding of the current issues facing the nursing field and demonstrate a commitment of the AONL mission and values.


Appointed Board Member Application Requirements

  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Describe your perspective of diversity and inclusion and actions you would take to demonstrate your commitment to AONL in the role
  • Statement explaining the unique perspective or skills you would bring to the AONL Board
  • Completed conflict of interest form - download form conflict of interest form

Important Dates

President-Elect - Application closed

President-elect have the responsibility in participating in the development of the strategic plan to meet the organization’s vision, mission and goals, assisting in the appointment of members of committees, commissions and task forces and representing AONL on the Tri-Council for Nursing. Read the nomination criteria and fact sheet.

Regional Board Members - Application closed

Regional board members have the responsibility in engaging affiliate leaders from each state in your region to ensure their understanding of the board member’s role as related to AONL and to direct them to supportive resources and acting in the interest of AONL’s membership. Read the nomination criteria and fact sheet.

AONL’s Nominating Committee will present a candidate slate for approval by the AONL Board in July. Please contact Jo Ann Webb at (202) 626-2321 with questions about the nomination process.