Virtual Nursing Alliance Leadership Academy (NALA)


17th Annual Nursing Alliance Leadership Academy (NALA)
August 28-29, 2021
The Omni Hotel
Louisville, KY

Room Rate: $169/night plus applicable taxes. Room rate cannot be guaranteed past July 30, 2021. 

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Thank you to our NALA 2021 Sponsors:

 Louisville Tourism Logo


Omni Logo

Please note: NOA is pleased to offer sponsorship opportunities for NALA attendees so they may gain exposure to products and services that may be of interest to their organization. Please note that NALA sponsorship does not equate to NOA's endorsement, warranty or recommendation of any of the sponsoring companies or their products.


Target Audience

  • Newly elected & incumbent volunteer leaders
  • Emerging volunteer leaders
  • Organizational leadership teams

The target audience has a desire to increase their knowledge of board leadership roles and responsibilities, governance, and organizational strategies for success.

NALA is a great resource for small organizations for orientation/board leadership development.  


Overall Objective

The overall objective of the program is to provide consistent, effective volunteer governance leadership education for individuals within nursing organizations. Content and learning experiences will assist volunteer leaders on their journey of development and refinement of the knowledge and skills necessary to govern and lead their organizations effectively. Opportunities to build strong networking relationships among leaders of national and international nursing organizations will also be provided.


2020 Conference Cancellation Policy

Any cancellations must be made in writing directly to the Nursing Organizations Alliance. If received by July 29, 2021, The Nursing Organizations Alliance will apply a $50 administrative fee and refund the remainder of registration fee. After July 29, 2020, no refund will be given. Replacements are always welcome and can be arranged through NOA Headquarters.

NOA's Commitment to a Respectful and Courteous Conference Experience

The Nursing Organizations Alliance (NOA) has a zero-tolerance policy for unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation or military status, in any of its activities or operations. NOA conferences are intended for networking and collaboration in the nursing community. We value the participation of each member of the community and want all attendees to have an enjoyable and fulfilling experience. Accordingly, all attendees are expected to show respect and courtesy to other attendees throughout the conference and at all conference events, whether officially sponsored by NOA or not.

NOA is dedicated to providing a harassment- and discrimination-free conference experience for everyone regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, race, age or religion. NOA does not tolerate harassment of conference participants in any form. Conference participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the conference (without a refund) at the discretion of the conference organizers. Click here to view our full virtual conference anti-harassment policy. If you need to report an incident, please use our harassment/discrimination reporting form. Our anti-harassment and discrimination policy can be found at by clicking here.