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Council develops and oversees policies that direct the College in meeting its responsibilities.

College Bylaws

Governance Policy Manual


Council elections

Our Council is holding an election this summer to fill two regulated member vacancies. All registrants in good standing, regardless of location, are eligible to be nominated.

Rules Governing CARNA Elections

Learn about Council elections


Recent changes to Council meetings and observers' attendance

Council meetings are held quarterly.  Meetings will be broadcast live on our website to allow the public to observe the meeting.  Registration is not required to access the broadcast link, continue to check our website for updates about upcoming meetings and to access the livestream link. 

Council can be contacted by email council@nurses.ab.ca 

Upcoming Meetings

September 23 & 24, 2021Meeting package | Details
December 9 & 10, 2021Meeting package | Details
March 24 & 25, 2022Meeting package | Details
June 23 & 24, 2022Meeting package | Details

Past Meetings

June 25, 2021 
March 18 & 19, 2021 

Members of Council

Amy Deagle, MScN, BN, RN


Councillor, Registered Nurse

Term : 2019 - 2022

Email : adeagle@nurses.ab.ca

A nurse for over 14 years, Amy is an active nursing leader, speaking at women's conferences and leadership seminars. She is the founder and CEO of the International Network of Nurse Leaders, which brings together nurses from all over the globe to strengthen nursing leadership and advance the profession. Amy is also the host of a podcast called "Shift Change", a podcast for nurse leaders which features advice and stories from incredible nurses.

She also works as a Manager of Clinical Innovation at the Calgary Rural Primary Care Network and is passionate about primary care, women's rights and equitable access to healthcare in rural areas.