Florida Chapter of the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association

FL-GAPNA Board of Directors Vacancies

Posted about 2 years ago by Michelle Lewis


It is time once again to begin the election process for Fl-GAPNA. At this time we are in need of volunteers for 2 open positions:  Secretary and Director at Large. The responsibilities are listed below the submission information. You may nominate yourself or a colleague. 

FL- GAPNA Board of Directors Nomination Submission





Company and title:

Please select the office you interested in serving

  ____ Secretary    _____ Director at Large


Include a professional biography (250 words or less) that includes your experience in geriatrics, reason why you would like to run for office and what unique qualities you would bring to the chapter. This will be included with the ballot.

Elections take place annually in June. Each newly elected board member will take office effective Saturday July 27th, 2019 at our quarterly meeting in Orlando. Time TBA. To be considered for elected office, you must currently be a GAPNA member in good standing for the past year.


Secretary: This position is a 2 year commitment. Duties include but are not limited to the following: taking minutes at the quarterly business meetings and any scheduled board meetings, Posting the minutes on the website and distributing them to the board members at least one month prior to the next meeting.  He/she will post events and announcements on the FL-GAPNA website and serving on committees as directed by the president.

Director-at-Large:  This is a 2 year commitment.  The FL-GAPNA Director-at-Large serves as a member of the Board of Directors and performs the following functions:   assumes responsibilities delegated by the President and/or Board; participates in the development and implementation of the strategic plan; contributes articles to newsletter as required; assists to orient the incoming Director-at-Large; and completes other duties as assigned.  Travel is required and expenses are reimbursed as set by FL-GAPNA policy.

Please submit the completed nomination information (copy and paste) along with your biography to arnpmichelle@yahoo.com (FL-GAPNA election in subject line) by June 1st at 5pm. Please call me with any questions: 321-536-9089.

Thank you, 

Michelle Lewis, APRN

Fl-GAPNA president