Advanced Practice Nurses of the Ozarks (APNO)

APNO Executive Board Election

Posted 4 months ago by Elicia Sutton


As we are nearing the end of 2020, the following APNO Board positions are up for election:

  • President-Elect
    • It shall be the duty of the President to arrange and preside at the annual meeting and enforce all regulations relating to the administration of the organization. It shall be the responsibility of the President to arrange the monthly networking meetings, coordinate elections and manage the Facebook page. The President will be the Facebook page administrator and assign roles to other Executive Board members as indicated. The President will orient the President-Elect to resume the role of the President. The President shall also serve as the chair of the Board and shall appoint such committees as the activities of the organization requirements. The term of office is 1 year.
  • Co-Treasurer
    • Treasurer and Co-Treasurer - It shall be the duty of the Treasurer and Co-Treasurer to be responsible for all fiscal matters of the organization and the accounting thereof. The Treasurer and Co-Treasurer shall disburse funds in accordance with rules and instructions established by the Executive Board. The financial records of the organization maintained by the Treasurer and Co-Treasurer shall be audited on a periodic basis as determined by the Executive Board. The term of office for the Treasurer and Co-Treasurer is 2 years.
  • Conference Committee Chair
    • The Conference Planning Committee will be responsible for the coordination of the yearly educational conference event. The Conference Committee Chair and Conference Committee Co-Chair shall hold a license as either a certified nurse specialist or a nurse practitioner. This committee will arrange speakers, location, and sponsorship for the event. The chair and co-chair of this committee shall be elected pursuant to the procedure set out for other officers. The term of office shall be two years, with no limit on repeating terms. The Conference Committee Chair and Co-Chair will be supported by a Conference Co-Committee comprised of the following Executive Board members: President-Elect, Primary Nurse Planner and Treasurer.  

If you are interested, please email a short bio to Elicia Sutton at by 11/20/2020. The bio should include brief work history, your history with APNO, and the position you are interested in filling.

Elections will occur between 11/23/2020 and 11/30/2020.  You will receive an email with voting instructions on 11/23/2020.

Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions.

Thank you,

Elicia Sutton, DNP, APRN, FNP-C