National Advisory Council Members

Thirteen members (PDF - 73 KB) serve on the National Advisory Council (NACNHSC).

NHSC Needs You

Lend your expertise and unique experiences. You can address healthcare delivery needs in underserved areas. Become a member—make a positive impact.

What is the commitment?

  • A 3-year term
  • Up to four meetings each year (Each meeting lasts for two days in a row)

How do I become a member?

You can be nominated or submit a self-nomination.

If you are nominated by someone, they should send a letter stating:

  • The name, affiliation, and contact information for the nominee;
  • The basis for the nomination; and
  • The nominator’s contact information:
    • Include name, address, daytime telephone number, and email address.

Letters must be from an employer, colleague, and/or professional organization.

If you decide to self-nominate, your letter should include:

  • Traits that would qualify you for the position.
  • Your affiliation, contact information, and area of expertise.
  • The specific reason(s) you feel the NACNHSC would benefit from your membership.

What else should my nomination include?

  1. A Letter of interest from the nominee
    • Include the reasons they would like to serve on the NACNHSC.
  2. A biographical sketch of the nominee
  3. A copy of the nominee’s curriculum vitae
  4. The nominee’s contact information
  5. It is optional, but we recommend you include a cover letter.
Date Last Reviewed:  November 2020