AONL Board Nominations & Election

The AONL Nominations Committee is accepting nominations for candidates for president-elect, and board leaders for regions 5, 7, and 9. Each position is a three-year term, beginning January 1, 2020. The criteria for each position is listed below.

AONL Nomination Process Webinar

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Board Nomination Schedule

Application Deadline
June 5

Candidates Notified
July 15

Application Requirements

  • Resume/ CV and link to LinkedIn profile (if available)
  • 100 word statement on the most significant issue facing AONL and strategies to address it.
  • Statement explaining your perspective on diversity and inclusion
  • Biography (300-500 words)

Apply for President-Elect

President-elect will 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.

Apply for Board Office Region 5, 7, 9

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.