Board of Directors Vacancy Announcement - Nominations Requested

In accordance with Health Occupations Article, §8-202, as amended, the Board has 14 members: 9 registered nurses (RN), 2 licensed practical nurses (LPN), 2 consumer members, and 1 LPN, RN , or Advanced Practice Nurse.  Two of the registered nurse members shall be advanced practice registered nurses and the additional member shall be a licensed nurse who is either a registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, or advanced practice registered nurse.
Board membership has vacancies for Nurse Clinician and Practical Nurse Educator positions. Each must possess at least a Master's degree
Names of nominees can be submitted by professional associations or by petition from the nurse seeking an appointment to the Board of Nursing.  A petition shall be signed by 25 nurses who have active unencumbered Maryland licenses representative of the applicant’s practice.  A LPN applicant seeking appointment by petition shall have 25 signature from nurses  in his or her category.
All interested applicants are required to submit a formal application through the Governor’s Appointments Office website at http://govappointments.maryland.govApplicants will be required to upload their resume during the online application process. All applicants will be required to complete the Appointee Exemption Disclosure (AED) form.  If appointed the AED form will be filed with the State Ethics Commission and becomes a public document.  The State Ethics Commission recommends that all applicants request an exemptions for employment and if the own or co-own a business.  The Commission can be reached at 410-260-7770.
updated 02/12/2020