Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity Committee

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity Committee

Signup Deadline: 10-23-2020
Starts: 01-01-2021
Ends: 12-31-2022
Location: Online Opportunity



  1. Assess the experiences of emergency nurses related to Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity (DEI) within the emergency nursing community and ENA
  2. Determine barriers and challenges to promoting DEI within the emergency nursing profession and ENA community
  3. Implement strategies, with ENA Board approval, to improve DEI within the ENA community

Specific Criteria:

  • Must have current ENA membership 
  • Must be comfortable with virtual engagement via online meetings, email and document sharing 
  • Experience working within, creating or the desire to impact the development of an environment that values and encourages diversity of thought, experience, demographic backgrounds and identities 
  • Preferred: Demonstrable experience participating in or leading DEI efforts
  • Resume required
  • Ability to serve for at least a 1-2 year term
    • In its initial year, ½ of the members will be seated for a 1 year term, the other ½ for a 2 year term

2021 General Criteria for all committees (unless specifically noted) is as follows:

  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to meet deadlines
  • Professional writing and editing skills
    • Writing and/or editing samples may be required for consideration
  • Ability to provide expert and time-sensitive feedback on documents from external entities, as requested by the Association, on behalf of the President
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to use ENA Connect for committee activity (online)
  • Timely response to email and phone calls
  • Ability to participate in meetings via online video conference, phone or in person
    • Some committees require attendance at onsite meetings, requiring travel (expenses paid by ENA)
    • Review and agree to ENA’s travel policy and guidelines if applicable
    • Agree to participate in online video conferencing or conference calls and share documents via ENA Connect
  • In general, committee meetings, video conferences and conference calls are scheduled during ENA business days of Monday through Friday, however these meetings may take place outside of the general timeframe as needed.
  • Be accountable to ENA’s committee code of conduct, communication standards.




Volunteers Needed:

7 (0 open slots)

Experience Required:

See Opportunity Criteria for Details


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