The Association of Registered Nurses of BC
2017 Board of Directors Candidates

Laura Colley

Running for: Director at Large

Laura Colley graduated from UBC in 1994 with her BScN and worked on medical and surgical units until she decided to pursue Critical Care at BCIT in 1999. Her nursing experience includes Medicine, Surgery, Intensive Care, Interventional Radiology, Parenteral Therapy and Clinical education.

Recently, Laura completed her Masters of Science in Nursing with a focus on leadership development. From her clinical experience and academic pursuits, she has become passionate about every nurse understanding their influence as a leader, from novice to expert and from bedside to boardroom.

Laura is currently working as a General Clinical Nurse Educator in the Regulatory Practice Portfolio of Professional Practice at Fraser Health. This role situates her in a unique position to strategically understand policy from multiple vantage points. She is also part of the Nursing Practice Advisory Council at ARNBC because she believes the association plays an important role in the professional development of nurses across the Province of British Columbia.