ACNL is the professional organization for nurse leaders in California!

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ACNL's Foundation for Leadership Excellence

This 5-day course offers cutting-edge curriculum with practical applications to succeed as a leader in today's health care environment.
3 courses offered this Fall.

Learn More About ACNL's Foundations Program


Nominations are Open for ACNL's 2018 Board of Directors

There are seven board seats open for 2018 – one from each of the four regions and academia; as well as secretary/treasurer and president-elect. Active regular or emerging nurse leader members are eligible to submit an application. Deadline is June 30, 2017. 

ACNL Nominations Packet

ACNL Scholarship Opportunities

In support of leadership excellence and lifelong learning, ACNL sponsors academic scholarships and fellowships annually for our members. Click on the link below for more information and to apply online. Deadline is September 1, 2017. 

Online Scholarship Application

 ACNL 2017 Regional Meetings

San Diego
July 21, 2017
San Diego Location To Be Determined
More Information & Registration
August 18, 2017
West Coast University in Anaheim
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Stockton Area
September 15, 2017
San Joaquin Ag Center in Stockton
More Information & Registration

ACNL Webinars

Enhancing Quality & Safety:
Embedding Patient & Family Voice in Improvement Work

July 18, 2017

More Information & Registration

High Performance Leadership: Mindfulness in Action

July 27, 2017

More Information & Registration 

Learn More About Other ACNL Webinars 

From the BRN: Submission of Fingerprints

Submission of Fingerprints to the California BRN

ACNL Circles of Giving

Giving Back!


Beth Eichenberger, MPA/HSA, RN
ACNL Philanthropic Committee


Read Beth's Story

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Member Experience Committee

My ACNL Story

Mary Wickman, 
Professor and Director
Nursing Program
Vanguard University


The Many Benefits of
Engagement in ACNL!

 Read Mary's Message