Nursing Leadership Resources

While nurses act in leadership roles in many healthcare settings, they remain largely overlooked for board positions. The MN Action Coalition team has compiled resources for your use in learning more about board and governance competencies and memberships.


Organization Training/Development Opportunity Contact Information
Board Source Development training opportunities
Policy Governance Policy Governance Model and Resources, Events Available
Compass Point-Nonprofit Sources Regular Column For and About Nonprofit Boardsé-home
Council on Foundations Annual Conference and Resources
ION: Advancing Women to the Boardroom Resources and Newsletters
Katherine J. Densford International Center for Nursing Leadership-University of Minnesota Nursing Leadership Development
Lilly Family School of Philanthropy Women’s Philanthropy Institute and Resources
National Council of Non Profits Board Development Resources
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Research Articles
St Catherine University Leadership Institute
Sigma Theta Tau International: Honor Society of Nursing 2014 Board Leadership Institute
University of St. Thomas Leadership Development