Now Accepting Applications for 2018 ENA National Election

Deadline to apply: Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 12:00 pm CDT

The Emergency Nurses Association is seeking candidates who represent ENA’s mission to advocate for patient safety and excellence in emergency nursing practice to serve as ENA national leaders. Applications are now being accepted for the following positions:

ENA Board of Directors

The ENA Board of Directors provides critical leadership to further our mission of advocacy for patient safety and excellence in emergency nursing practice. It is also an opportunity for emergency nurses to enhance and elevate their careers, network with the top leaders in healthcare, and to have an enjoyable and rewarding experience.

  • 2019 President-elect (1-year term)
  • 2019 Secretary/Treasurer (1-year term)
  • (3) 2019 Directors (3-year term)
ENA Board of Directors Candidacy Overview

ENA Nominations and Elections Committee

The ENA Nominations and Elections Committee oversees ENA’s annual national election. The Committee solicits and mentors potential candidates and reviews national candidate applications. It also provides an excellent opportunity for further involvement with ENA including the potential for a future role on the ENA Board of Directors.

  • Region 1 (2-year term)
  • Region 3 (2-year term)
  • Region 5 (2-year term)
Nominations and Elections Committee Candidacy Information

Application Requirements

In addition to the online application, the following supporting documentation must accompany all applications, and be submitted by Thursday, April 5, 2018 12:00 pm CDT deadline:

Candidates are responsible for ensuring the accuracy of all content submitted (e.g., spelling, punctuation, grammar, etc.).

Additional resources:


All candidates are required to "Create an Account" to begin the application process.

ENA Board of Directors application ENA Nominations and Elections Committee application
Election Timetable
March Call for nominations opens
 April Call for nominations closes
 July "Meet the Candidates" information posted
 September 7-September 28
Election voting peroid
 September 29
Election results announced
 December ENA Board of Directors only - Board orientation for newly elected Board members

If you have any questions, please contact or call 847.460.4095.

Working to promote safe practice and safe care.