Georgia Nurses Association

Call for Nominees for GNA 2019 Elections Slate!

Posted 16 days ago by Charlotte Baez Diaz

Attention GNA Members,

We are officially calling for nominees for the 2019 GNA Board of Directors Elections slate.

The Board of Directors is the governing body of the Association. As such, it is responsible for the ultimate direction of the affairs and all organizational policymaking of the organization.

As provided in the GNA Bylaws, the offices* to be elected in 2019 are:

     Incoming President & American Nurses Association (ANA) Delegate-at-Large

     President-elect & ANA Delegate-at-Large

     Secretary & ANA Delegate-at-Large

     Treasurer & 1st Alternate ANA Delegate-at-Large

     Director- Leadership Development & 2nd Alternate ANA Delegate-at-Large

     Director- Nursing Practice & Advocacy

     Director- Legislation/Public Policy

     Director- Membership Development

     Director- Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

     Director- Staff Nurse

     Chair- Nominations Committee

     Member- Nominations Committee

     GNF President 

Each office is for a two-year term beginning at the end of the 2019 GNA Membership Assembly and ending at the end of the Membership Assembly in 2021. 

Any Full (ANA/GNA) Member in good standing is eligible for all elected offices in GNA. Any State (GNA) Member in good standing is eligible for the following elected or appointed positions at the state level: Director Staff Nurse; one (1) member of the Nominations Committee.

Instructions

To be considered as a candidate for any of these positions, please click here to complete and submit the GNA 2019 Elections Consent to Serve/Biographical Data Form. Following completion and submission of the form please email a photo of you to GNA Senior Director of Membership & Government Affairs Tim Davis at tim.davis@georgianurses.org by midnight April 30, 2019. 

If you wish to run for more than one position on the ballot, please complete and submit a GNA 2019 Elections Consent to Serve/Biographical Data Form for each position, and follow the instructions above for emailing your photo.  

We hope that you will consider taking advantage of this opportunity to play an active role in shaping the direction of the Georgia Nurses Association as a member of the 2019- 2021 GNA Board of Directors.

For questions or inquiries, please contact Tim Davis at tim.davis@georgianurses.org.

*Please refer to the GNA Bylaws for office description and responsibilities.