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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

December 9 and 10, 2021Meeting package | Details
March 24 and 25, 2022Meeting package | Details
June 23 and 24, 2022Meeting package | Details
September 22 and 23, 2022Meeting package | Details

Past Meetings

September 24, 2021Details
June 25, 2021 
March 18 & 19, 2021 

Members of Council

Tonya Fleming, BA, LLB, MBA

Councillor, Public Representative

Term : 2021 - 2024

Email : tfleming@nurses.ab.ca

Ms. Fleming is an experienced business executive, a lawyer and governance professional. She has extensive experience leading and managing the legal, Human Resources and corporate services needs of publicly traded entities. Ms. Fleming has a comprehensive understanding of the requirements and processes involved in corporate governance and works with board members and senior management on how to effectively, and practically, provide oversight on legal and regulatory matters.