Georgia Legislation

Are you interested in being involved in your future? Learn about how to contact your local legislation in Georgia below.




Contact our legislative director, Amanda at if you have any questions about GANS legislation and presenting legislative issues that impact the nursing field at convention!

GNA: Georgia Nurses Association 

3032 Briarcliff Rd, Atlanta Ga 30329 • 404-325-5536 


A professional organization for registered nurses that was founded in 1907. It is the "leading advocate for nurses in the state – with an
emphasis on legislative and continuing education and professional development for its professionals".

Their mission is to "help shape the future of professional nursing for a healthier Georgia. GNA’s promise to the 140,000 plus licensed
professionals in Georgia is to provide opportunities for growth through energizing experiences, empowering insight and essential".

2019 Legislative Platform

GNA's 2019 legislative platform focuses on three main issues. These issues include:

  • Nurses working to increase access to care

  • Nurse's duty to relieve suffering

  • Support nurses


To learn more about these platforms, visit the link below!

Contact Information

Do you want to get in touch with GNA? Do you have any questions? Reach out below to these individuals and visit their website at the link below.


Iris Hamilton, GNA Director of Legislation

Wendi Clifton, GNA Lobbyist

Cindy Shepherd, GNA Lobbyist

Tim Davis, Interim-Director of Operations • 404-325-5536