It is time once again to elect those who will represent YOU in your professional organization.  

The district is currently seeking candidates for the following positions:  

  • President
  • Treasurer
  • 2 Directors
  • 5 members of the Committee on Nominations
    Approximately 33 delegates to the ONA Convention to be held in Columbus, October 6-8, 2017.  The district will present a stipend to each attending delegate which usually offsets the cost of early registration.  

Click on the links below to download consent forms which contain the duties of each position.

Please contact the office spdona@juno.com or 330-923-5792 if you have any questions.  Completed consent forms should be sent to the office by e-mail, mail, or fax.  The ballot will appear in the January/February/March newsletter and voting will take place at the March District Meeting.



Our member nurses come from various places of employment in many areas of practice – staff nurse, public health nurse, educator, and administrator to name a few. The educational background of our membership is just as diverse, ranging from two year diploma preparation to PhD in Nursing and other areas. All of us come together in collegiality to work for advancement of the profession and to serve the healthcare needs of the public.

SPDONA comes with great benefits for you. Membership in SPDONA connects you with local nurses and provides unique opportunities for you to advance your career, gain knowledge that will improve patient care and influence decisions that impact nurses at the local and state level.



SPDONA Participates in the Body & Beyond Community Health Fair









Standing:  Earl Blackstone, Darren Stevenson, Johanna Edwards, Nancy McManus Seated:  Jeni Huth, Carol Korman

We had a very successful day at NEOMED, with at least 58 blood pressures taken for participants.  Our heart gel packs were a big hit !  It was fun and we learned a lot as we supported the Million Hearts Initiative and also visited the other participants’ tables.