Available AACD Leadership Opportunities
As members of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, you have already separated yourselves as standouts from the rank and file in our profession. Now is the time to take the next step and seek a leadership position in the Academy.
The deadline for submitting applications is December 31st, 2013. To run for office or for additional information please contact Executive Assistant, Victoria Metz at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the AACD at 1.800.543.9220.
|Here is a list of current positions available:|
|Board of Directors (BOD)||Strategic body that develops the vision for the organization, clearly delegates goals to committees, and communicates to maintain alignment among ABCD, BOT and affiliates.||For more information, or to apply, please e-mail Executive Assistant Victoria Metz or call the AACD at 1.800.543.9220.|
|American Board of Cosmetic Dentistry (ABCD)||Proactively plan how the Credential can be protected and promoted.||For more information, or to apply, please e-mail Executive Assistant Victoria Metz or call the AACD at 1.800.543.9220.|
|Nominating and Leadership Development Committee (NALDC)||Group with outstanding two-way communication with the BOD and ABCD in order to seek qualities in leaders to fill gaps in current leadership skill set and advance the Academy.||For more information, or to apply, please e-mail Executive Assistant Victoria Metz or call the AACD at 1.800.543.9220.|
|Thank you for your interest in sharing your expertise with the Academy by serving on a committee. Your commitment and passion is appreciated. Review the list of committees and descriptions below. Then, use the "click to volunteer" button to complete the application process.|
|Current committees include:|
|Committee Name||Mission & Members||Term (if applicable)|
|AACD Spokespersons Group||Rapidly responds to media requests for subjects to be interviewed for television, radio, print and social media. Very often, they are looking for someone from a specific geographic criteria.|
|Affiliate Relations Committee||Encourage alignment of affiliate organizations with the Academy.|
|Awards & Recognition Committee||Exists for the purpose of recognizing and honoring those individuals both within the AACD and the industry at large who have exemplified outstanding actions or who have advanced the science and art of cosmetic dentistry.||
Typically 3 year term
|Budget & Finance Committee||Submits annual budget to BOD and ABCD, invests any reserve funds.|
|Ethics Committee||Currently forming standing Ethics Committee completes joint ethics statement juidical work required to complete joint statement with AAED. Boards are charged with handling any ethical issues arising.||Committee Structure is pre-determined by AACD Bylaws or current Policy.|
|Professional Education Committee||Focus on in-person and distance education, determining topics and speakers to best educate AACD community.||
1 BOD Rep: 1 year term
1 ABCD Rep: 1 year term
|University Relations Committee||One university entity interfaces with university administrators, instructors and students. Goal is to align efforts of volunteers and staff to gain greatest strategic impact.||1 year term|
|Volunteer Placement Committee||VPC recommends to the BOD individuals to populate BOD committees.||
The Board will determine the term of service.