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Are you interested in serving the Alaska Nurses Association Board of Directors or Labor Council? Elections are quickly approaching!

About the 2021 Board of Directors Election
The Board of Directors is looking for members for 4 positions:

  • President
  • Secretary
  • Rural Director
  • Director at Large 

Running for a position in the AaNA Board of Directors Election is open to all AaNA members in good standing, except Associate members. All terms begin October 15, 2021. Positions are two year terms ending October 15, 2023 with the exception of Secretary which will be a one year term ending October 15, 2022.


About the 2021 Joint Board of Directors & Labor Council Election

This election will fill 3 jointly-held positions on the Board of Directors and the Labor Council and 10 AFT delegate positions:

  • Labor Council Treasurer/Treasurer
  • Labor Council Secretary/Staff Nurse Director
  • Labor Council Director/Director at Large 
  • AFT Delegates for the AFT National Convention (10)

Candidates are elected to two positions and serve simultaneously in both: one position on the Board of Directors, and one position on the Labor Council.

Running for a position in the AaNA Joint Board of Directors and Labor Council Election is open to all AaNA Labor members in good standing. You must be a member of Providence Registered Nurses (at Providence Alaska Medical Center), Ketchikan Nurses (at PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center), or RNs United CPH (at Central Peninsula Hospital) to be eligible to run for at Joint BOD/LC position. All terms begin October 15, 2021. Positions are two year terms ending October 15, 2023.


All candidates must fill out the Consent to Serve/Biographical Form by September 2, 2021 and return completed form to chanti@aknurse.org. Forms may also be turned in at the AaNA office during business hours or faxed to 907-272-0292, provided the faxed copy is legible. 

Please click on a position listed below to access the appropriate Consent to Serve form.


Board of Directors: 



Director At Large

Rural Director


Joint Board of Directors & Labor Council:

Labor Council Treasurer / Treasurer

Labor Council Secretary / Staff Nurse Director

Labor Council Director / Board Director at Large

AFT National Delegate


Please contact Chanti Ward by emailing chanti@aknurse.org with any questions. 
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