Ms Jane Nelson, CAE

Gold Most Active Member

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•Work to Connect ONA and its membership to Health Care Leaders, State Leaders, and the Public
•Facilitate the work of the ONA Board of Directors
•Led business plan development for merger of three states to form a Multi-State Division
•Advocate on behalf of Oklahoma Nurses at the State Legislature and Regulatory Boards
•Represented ONA at Health and Education related meetings and coalitions
•Supported the development of Oklahoma MRC Nurses – first professional development organization to be a recipient of a federal grant from the US Surgeon General’s Office
•Established “Legislators Experience CareerTech” program at OkACTE
•Serve as the Co-Lead for the Future of Nursing Action Coalition: Oklahoma Network

•Supervised development of membership materials – electronic and printed
•Increased ONA membership by 17 % since 2002 with a 6% growth from 2011 to 2012
•Managed Public Relations campaign for Men in Nursing Calendar producing coverage across the state including section front page story in Tulsa World
•Initiated ONA Organizational Sponsorship Program raising over $35,000 from hospitals to engage nurses in ONA programing
•Directed Fundraising Campaign of $40,000 annually from business and industry to underwrite special events and meetings at OkACTE
•Created successful marketing plan for a $300,000 national seminars program at NCSL
•Formulated sales initiative increasing advertising revenue in key issues by more than 100 percent for State Legislatures Magazine.

•Developed annual association budget and manage project budgets
•Negotiate contracts with vendors including technology, convention services, hotels and other services
•Supervise staff and project management in a variety of organizational capacities
•Facilitate and staff a variety of committees