NLN.ON About

Cost of interest group: $62.15; free for undergraduate nursing students


The Nursing Leadership Network of Ontario (NLN.ON) is your voice for nursing leadership in Ontario. NLN.ON works collaboratively with RNAO in providing and shaping the support needed by nurse leaders and administrators in the province. NLN.ON is committed to linking strategically with nurse leaders across the province in order to influence the future direction of health care.

Current membership is 2,346 RNAO members and 35 independent members

NLN.ON is an interest group of the RNAO that inspires, promotes and influences nursing leaders and nursing leadership through innovation, integration and collaboration.

Inspiring, supporting and advocating today for nursing leadership tomorrow.

Membership benefits

  • discounted fees at the Annual Nursing Leadership Conference held in March each year
  • e-newsletters, published four times per year
  • opportunity to contribute to voice/issues related to nursing leadership
  • bursaries/scholarship awards
  • education/research awards


2023-24 NLN Executive

Kim Cook                      


Donna Leybourne         

Past President

Sherida Chambers        


Natalie Madramootoo    


Dawn Donaldson           

Membership Secretary

Sue Bookey-Bassett      

Co-Director of Education & Research and Conference Chair

Heather Thomson         

Co-Director of Education & Research

Martha Harvey    

Director of Communications


Nursing Leadership Network of Ontario (NLN.ON)
c/o First Stage Enterprises Ltd.

4261 Highway #7 East, Suite A14-364
Markham, ON   L3R 9W6

Tel: (905) 415 2220 ext 254
Fax: (905) 513 1248