Event Format

In-Person Event


Tue, Jun 25, 2019, 08:00 AM – Wed, Jun 26, 2019, 04:30 PM


Nurse Manager

Event Host


Contact Information

Shanna Sweeney


Strong leadership is core to successful shared governance. Effective leaders use the structures of shared governance to build a culture of excellence, where nurses have accountability and responsibility for nursing care.


Early-Bird Cost

Discount ends Apr. 26, 2019
AONL Member $625
Non-member $725

Post Early-Bird Cost

AONL Member $675
Non-member $775

Group Rates

Save $50 when you register 3 or more people from the same organization.Contact Shanna Sweeney for group rates. 



During this interactive program, you'll hear from expert faculty with broad experience in shared governance:

Judith Hahn
Yale New Haven Hospital
Director of Nursing Professional Practice

Beverly Hancock
Senior Director Leadership Development

Tim Porter O’Grady
Senior Partner
Tim Porter-O’Grady Asso LLC

Rachel Start
Director, Ambulatory Nursing and Nursing Practice
Rush Oak Park Hospital

Marjorie Maurer
Senior Consultant
Xcellero Leadership, Inc.


Fort Worth, Texas

Continuing Education Contact Hours & Accreditation Statement

The program offers attendees the opportunity to earn up to 14 continuing education credits.

The American Organization for Nursing Leadership is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

We are approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15740.



AONL has reserved a nightly rate of $189 plus tax at the Hilton Ft. Worth. A special link to reserve the discounted rate will be provided in your confirmation email. The discounted rate is available until June 3, 2019, or until rooms have sold out. Please make sure to book early.

AONL cannot be held liable for non-refundable airline tickets or hotel room deposits. AONL suggests that you do not purchase restricted or nonrefundable tickets for travel to the annual meeting. AONL assumes no liability for penalties or fare increases should the annual meeting sell out or in the unlikely event that changes to the annual meeting dates and/or location become necessary. Hotel reservations, cancellations and charges are the attendee’s responsibility.

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