Original ArticlesNurses on Boards Still a Challenge for Health Care OrganizationsSanford, Kathleen D. DBA, RN, FACHE, FAANAuthor Information CommonSpirit Health, Chicago, Illinois. Correspondence: Kathleen D. Sanford, DBA, RN, FACHE, FAAN, St Joseph Medical Center, CHI Franciscan, 1717 South J St, MS 51-15, Tacoma, WA 98405 ([email protected]). The author declares no conflict of interest. Nursing Administration Quarterly: July/September 2021 - Volume 45 - Issue 3 - p 187-191 doi: 10.1097/NAQ.0000000000000472 Buy Metrics Abstract Multiple articles have explained the benefits of nurses as hospital board members. The Nurses on Boards Coalition has been working for several years to increase the number of nurse board members. Yet, the percentage of hospital and health care board positions filled by nurses has been decreasing. This article shares what all nurse leaders can do to increase the visibility of nurses as competent, valuable voices at the board table. © 2021 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.