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Serving: Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco counties in Region II

Our Vision:

To foster  a strong, cohesive network of aspiring and nursing leaders from provider settings and educational institutions within the Tampa Bay area.

Our Mission:

To advance the knowledge and skills of our nurse leaders by providing a forum for networking and the exchange of best practices, and to support our future nurse leaders of the Tampa Bay area.

To accomplish this vision, TBONE will:

  • Provide scholarship and research opportunities for aspiring nurse leaders. Partner with nursing colleges and universities to enhance the learning opportunities of student nurses in our region.
  • Partner with nursing colleges and universities to enhance the learning opportunities for student nurses in our region.
  • Provide legislative information to membership and explore opportunities to gather legislative concerns from membership to relay to FONE.
  • Provide educational programs to support leadership development of professional nurses.
  • Develop and maintain collaborations with agencies and professional organizations that advance the agenda of nursing leadership. Pursue and sustain excellence in stewardship for all funds and resources.
  • Align and facilitate TBONE leaders in a supportive role with FONE initiatives.
  • Engage in political initiatives and with local elected officials to promote the future needs of the nursing professionals in our region.

The roster of 2018 TBONE Officers is available in the Members Only Document Library.

You may use the Contact Us tab to contact TBONE Officers.


2018 TBONE Meeting Dates

Meeting Location
Double Tree Suites by Hilton Tampa Bay
3050 N. Rocky Point Dr. W.
Tampa, FL 33607
March 6th – Special speaker Steve Gavatorta,“In Defense of Adversity – Turning Your Greatest Challenges into Your Greatest Successes” (Click Here).
June 5th – Aspiring Nurse Leaders presentations, EBP/PI/Research Call for Presentations.  $100 honorarium paid to presenters, 4- 15 minute presentations with 5 minutes Q&A
Sept 11th – Panel of Deans from Colleges of Nursing, Future of Nursing Education, Partnering with Organizations
Dec 4th – Governmental Affairs, FONE Strategic Planning