Call for 2020 ENA National Election Candidates is Now Closed

The Emergency Nurses Association is seeking candidates who represent ENA’s  mission to advance excellence in emergency nursing to serve as ENA national 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 healthcare, and to have an enjoyable and rewarding experience.

  • 2021 President-Elect (1-year term)
  • 2021 Secretary/Treasurer (1-year term)
  • (2) 2021 Directors (3-year term)
Board of Directors Candidacy Overview board competencies

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

Application Requirements

The following supporting documentation must accompany all applications and be submitted by May 13, 2020 noon Central time deadline:

*  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 Timetable
April 1Call for Nominations Opens
May 13Call for Nominations Closes at noon Central time (Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have extended the deadline by two weeks)
MayConduct Candidate Interviews
July"Meet the Candidates"
August 20-September 10
Election Voting Period
September 11
Election Results Announced
 DecemberENA Board of Directors only - Board orientation for newly elected Board members

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