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Colorado Nurses Foundation

The Colorado Nurses Foundation is dedicated to improving health care and nursing practice in Colorado. The foundation was formed in 1987, as the Nursing Institute of Colorado. The mission of the organization is to advance nursing in Colorado through education, advocacy, and recognition.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
0
Full Time Staff:
0
Contract Staff:
4
Volunteers Annually:
30
Retention Rate:
%

Don Knox, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2013

A former business editor of The Denver Post and the Rocky Mountain News, Don began in nonprofit management after managing a nonprofit, pro bono, in a down economy. He is a member of the American Society of Association Executives, the Colorado Society of Association Executives and the American Management Company Institute. He has a BS in journalism from the University of Kansas.

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
4
Term Length:
2
Term Limit:
0
Total # of Board Members:
12
Clients on Board:
No
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
12
Male:
0
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
0
Asian:
0
White:
12
Hispanic or Latino:
0
Multiracial:
0
American Indian or Alaska Native:
0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:
0
Other Ethnicities:
0

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

8

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

75%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute Dollars

100%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute In-Kind

100%

Percentage of Board Members that have Completeted the Colorado Secretary of State's Nonprofit Board Member Course:

0%

Nonprofit completed the Colorado Nonprofit Association's Excellence in Principles & Practices Recognition Program?

No

Committees

Program / Program Planning
Scholarship
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