Call for Nominations

Call for Board/Nominating Committee Nominations Now Open!

The call for nominations of open offices for the 2018-2019 term is now open!

Deadline for submissions is July 10, 2017.

The current DNA Board consists of eight (8) members: President, President-Elect, Immediate Past President, Treasurer, Secretary, and three (3) Directors. Each year, two (2) DNA members are elected to serve on the nominating committee.

Eligibility: Members of the Board of Directors must be nurse members of the DNA.

The Board of Directors recently approved that Past Presidents of the Dermatology Nurses’ Association are eligible to seek nomination and election by the general membership to the Board of Directors for any office (Secretary, Treasurer, Director) except for President-elect or President once they have been off of the Board for at least two (2) years following their serving in the Immediate Past President position. The only exception would be that they are not allowed to run for office if there is already a Past President serving on the Board in this capacity.

Candidates will be asked to provide the following: (1) copy of nursing license, (2) CV/resume, (3) headshot, (4) goal statement, (5) conflict of interest form, (6) commitment form.

Open Offices for the 2018-2019 Term

President-Elect
As a member of the Board of Directors, shall serve for a three (3) 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.

Secretary
As a member of the Board of Directors, will record the minutes of all Board of Directors and business meetings and additional DNA related business as assigned/required. Ability to phrase concisely, possess proficient keyboarding skills, and have good listening skills. Shall serve a two (2) year term. Must be a nurse member of the DNA; DNC or DCNP preferred.

Director (2 positions open)
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 (2) years. Must be a nurse member of the DNA; DNC or DCNP preferred. Previous involvement on DNA committees strongly recommended.

Nominating Committee (2 positions open)
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 (2) year term, but is not seated on the Board of Directors. Must be a nurse member of the DNA; DNC or DCNP preferred.

Please contact the National Office if you have any questions: 800-454-4362 or dna@dnanurse.org

To submit your information for one of these offices, or to nominate a candidate, please go to the following link:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/3NCWK75