The Council is the governing body of the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA).
The Council consists of Regulated Members (appointed in accordance with the Bylaws), Public Members (appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council pursuant to the Health Professions Act), and non-voting or ex officio members of Council (as set out in the Bylaws).
The President, elected by Council from the Regulated Members of Council, and the Vice President, elected by Council from the remaining Regulated Members or Public Members, provide leadership.
The Council is responsible for the governance of the CLPNA and the oversight of the CLPNA’s management of its business and affairs. The Council guides the strategic direction, evaluates the performance of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), and approves and monitors the CLPNA’s objectives, including administrative budget and financial results.