You have the opportunity to move ENA and the emergency nursing profession forward by volunteering at the national level, your state council, or local chapter

Ready to Volunteer?

There are a variety of ways you can get involved as an ENA member. From short term opportunities available through out the year to an annual call for volunteers, discover how you can best lend your voice:

  • Contribute articles to JEN or ENA Connection
  • Apply to serve on an ENA volunteer group 
  • Serve as a General Assembly Delegate
  • Share your voice as an ENA advocate
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Current State Council and Chapter Leaders

ENA offers a variety of tools and resources to support state council and chapter leaders in their work in managing local organizations. 

  • Officer orientation manuals
  • Administration and operational procedures
  • Branding and marketing templates and guidelines
  • State Council Achievement Awards application
  • State and Chapter Leader Orientation

The State and Chapter Leader Area is limited to current local leaders. 

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Participate in your community and build relationships by networking with your peers, sharing ideas, and attending local and national events

 See What's New on Capture connect

ENA CONNECT is the members-only online community connecting nurses across the globe. Share best practices, connect with peers based on your interests and discuss the latest in emergency nursing. ENA CONNECT also is the home of the ENA Mentoring Program, where you can seek out guidance and support for your nursing career.

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ENA State Councils and Chapters

Members become eligible to participate in state council and chapter activities immediately upon joining ENA. State councils serve as the decision-making body at the state level and are chartered by ENA National. Chapters are part of the state council that offers a hyper-local way of connecting with  ENA. Not all states have chapters.

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Conferences and Events

From the ENA annual conference to local education, join us at one of these upcoming events!

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ENA Connection’s 20 Under 40

ENA Connection congratulates this year's class of 20 Under 40 honorees. You can read more about them in the magazine's October issue. Stay tuned for information on how you could be recognized as part of the 20 Under 40 Class of 2024.

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"With all of our diverse backgrounds, the ENA gives us a unified voice for change." Elizabeth Griffin, MSN, RN, CPEN