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Welcome to the Florida Organization of Nurse Executives


Thank you to our FONE Members and Non Members

For Supporting a Successful Event!


FONE Annual Conference Dates Have Changed

The Florida Hotel & Conference Center

1500 Sand Lake Road, Orlando, Florida 32809

January 12-14th, 2022

Stay Tuned for Exhibitor Prospectus and Conference Brochure

We Hope that You Will Join Us!


2021 FONE Membership Application for Joining or Renewing Membership 

FONE 2021 Group Membership Renewal Discounts
2021 Instructions Group of Five or More New or Renewing Members

Use your credit card or mail in check for new or renewing FONE memberships.
PayPal is not an accepted method for paying membership fees.

News & Updates

The 2020 FONE Election Season is closed! Congratulations to our newly elected officers! Jean Lucas, President Elect, Lisa Baumgardner, Secretary, Wendy Kline, Treasurer, Cindy Taylor, Region III Director and Jen Weaver, Region IV Director. Installation of Officers video will be shared at the November virtual event.

2021 FONE Scholarship Season Is Open


The purpose of the Florida Organization of Nurse Executives (FONE) Scholarship Program is to provide financial assistance to FONE members in good standing to obtain advanced education which will enhance their skills and expertise in nursing practice. The committee collaborates with the FONE Foundation Inc. to secure donation to support the provisions of scholarships and grants.

This year, through the support of Lisa Johnson, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, SVP, Chief Nurse Officer, BayCare Health System will donate funds for two scholarships.

The FONE Foundation Inc. and Scholarship Committee would like to thank them for their thoughtful and charitable contribution to the organization.
Bing Wood Scholarship Program Overview
2021 Scholarship Application
Scholarship Season Timeline

FONE 2020 Excellence Award season was a great success! A record number of nominations were received for the five Excellence award categories. All nominees will be recognized at the November virtual event. The Award Committee will tabulate the final award results and share with FONE members shortly after the virtual conference. Thank you to all who submitted a colleague for recognition for their excellence in practice.

Legislative Matters
The FONE Government Relations Committee provides resources for FONE members on legislative matters.
FONE members please log into the site and review the following documents:

Florida Healthcare Legislative Committees

Upcoming Events

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Featured Opportunities

FONE Announces Educational Alliance with Chamberlain University
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The Florida Organization of Nurse Executives (FONE) is pleased to announce an alliance with Walden University. Click Here

FONE Forms Education Alliance with Capella University!
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Western Governors University Offers Tuition Discounts and Scholarships to FONE Members"

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FONE Foundation Inc.