The current DNA Board consists of eight (8) members: President, President-Elect, Immediate Past President, Treasurer, Secretary, and three Directors.
Each year, two DNA members are elected to serve on the nominating committee.
We encourage you to review the descriptions and criteria below and consider entering your name -- or the name of someone you believe will be an excellent addition to DNA's leadership.
President-Elect: As a member of the Board of Directors, shall serve for a three-year term (President-Elect, President, and Past President). Will facilitate all board business, appoint chairs of committees and annual program chair for the year in office as the President, and serve as a liaison between assigned committees and the Board of Directors. Must have served on the Board of Directors (presently or in the past) as a requirement to run for this position. Must be a nurse member of the DNA; DNC or DCNP preferred.
Treasurer: As a member of the Board of Directors, will work closely with the National Office and the Executive Director regarding financial issues. Shall serve a two year term. Must be a nurse member of the DNA; DNC or DCNP preferred. Service on the Board within the past 5 years preferred or service on the DNA Finance Committee required.
Director: As a member of the Board of Directors, shall help develop, execute and oversee organizational goals. Will function as a liaison between membership, the Board of Directors, Chapters, and the Chapter Advisory Committee. Will serve as a resource, guide, and monitor for committee/task force chairs. The term of office is two years. Must be a nurse member of the DNA; DNC or DCNP preferred. Previous involvement on DNA committees strongly recommended.
Nominating Committee: Shall prepare a slate of officers as provided by the bylaws; select qualified candidates for each office; advise candidates of the demands of the office they seek prior to their commitment to serve. This elected office is a two-year term, but is not seated on the Board of Directors. Must be a nurse member of the DNA; DNC or DCNP preferred.
Thank you for your interest in DNA and the Board of Directors.