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2016 Nomination Process

The American Academy of Nursing is seeking nominations for the following volunteer leadership positions:

Board Secretary

Board Members (3 to be elected)
Fellow Selection Committee Members (4 to be elected)
Nominating Committee Members (3 to be elected)

Click here for leadership position descriptions

  • Current Academy Fellows may self-nominate or nominate Fellows in good standing to be considered for the ballot.
  • A link to the online nomination forms will be available on March 2, 2016.
  • Nominations must be submitted by April 8, 2016 online in order to be considered by the committee for a leadership position.
  • Those Fellows that have self nominated or have been nominated by another Fellow will be asked to complete a Nominee Questionnaire Form which will be reviewed by the Nominating Committee in order to compose the 2016 slate of candidates. The Nominee Questionnaire is due by April 11, 2016.
  • Not all nominees will be slated for the ballot.
  • Nominees will be notified regarding if they have been slated or not by late May.
  • The 2016 Election Ballot is scheduled to be sent to Fellows in good standing in early July.


It is important that the nominee have regular access to email as a good deal of communication is done electronically.

If you have questions, please contact Jocelyn Cunic, COO, via email Jocelyn_Cunic@AANnet.org or via phone (202) 777-1177.