The Call for 2021 ENA Election Candidates is Now Open

Deadline to Apply: April 29 at noon Central time

The Emergency Nurses Association is seeking candidates who represent ENA’s mission to advance excellence in emergency nursing to serve as ENA leaders. Applications will be accepted for the following positions:

Board of Directors

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

  • 2022 President-Elect (1-year term)
  • 2022 Secretary/Treasurer (1-year term)
  • (3) 2022 Directors (3-year term)



Board of Directors Application Board of Directors Candidacy Overview Board of Directors Competencies

Nominations and Elections Committee

The ENA Nominations and Elections Committee oversees ENA’s annual election. The Committee solicits and mentors potential candidates and reviews 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 4 (3-year term)
  • Region 6 (3-year term)

Note: Incorporated in the 2018 approved  bylaws, Nominations and Elections Committee members will serve  three-year terms. In order for this to be implemented, there will only be two positions in this year’s election. 

Nominations and Elections Committee Application Nominations and Elections Committee Candidacy Information Nominations and Elections Committee Competencies


Application Requirements

As part of the application process, the following supporting documentation must accompany all applications and be submitted by April 29 at noon Central time:

*  Following submission of your application, candidates will be required to submit a video regarding their candidacy as part of the vetting process. This video is part of the candidate application and will be mandatory.


Additional resources:


Election Key Dates
April 1 Call for Nominations Opens
April 29 Call for Nominations Closes at noon Central time 
May Conduct Candidate Interviews
August "Meet the Candidates"
September 2-24
Election Voting Period
September 25
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.