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Voting Opens for 2024 Election

Media Contact: Bryan Black

Eligible members have three weeks to vote and make their voices heard.

AUSTIN, TEXAS — Voting is now open for the 2024 American Association of Nurse Practitioners® (AANP) Election. AANP members can help determine the direction of the organization by electing nurse practitioner (NP) leaders from their respective states, territories and regions.

"Each vote cast helps shape the future of our organization,” said AANP President Stephen A. Ferrara, DNP. “Your voice matters. Seize this opportunity to make a difference and choose the individuals who will represent our association. Your participation is a commitment to the values and vision we hold dear. I encourage every eligible AANP member to participate.”

Overview of Campaign Guidelines

Open positions in the 2024 AANP Election include the AANP President-elect, recording secretary and region directors for even-numbered regions, who will serve on the AANP Board of Directors. State liaisons in odd-numbered regions and three positions on the AANP Nomination Council are also on the ballot.

AANP members eligible to vote in the 2024 elections will receive an email notification indicating balloting is open. All votes must be submitted online between March 8 and March 31.


The American Association of Nurse Practitioners® (AANP) is the largest professional membership organization for nurse practitioners (NPs) of all specialties. It represents the interests of the more than 385,000 licensed NPs in the U.S. AANP provides legislative leadership at the local, state and national levels, advancing health policy; promoting excellence in practice, education and research; and establishing standards that best serve NPs' patients and other health care consumers. As The Voice of the Nurse Practitioner®, AANP represents the interests of NPs as providers of high-quality, cost-effective, comprehensive, patient-centered health care. To locate an NP in your community, visit For more information about NPs, visit

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