About AACD

We Stand for Responsible Esthetics
About AACD

Take your involvement to the next level

The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) is dedicated to advancing excellence in the art and science of comprehensive cosmetic dentistry and encouraging the highest standards of ethical conduct and responsible patient care. As members of the AACD, 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. 


Benefits of becoming a volunteer leader:

  • Opportunity to influence the future of cosmetic dentistry
  • Learn valuable leadership skills
  • Increase knowledge of cosmetic dentistry
  • Opportunity to provide a philanthropic impact 
  • Work with some of the most influential leaders in your profession​
View full position descriptions and open positions by clicking the committee of interest from the right hand navigation column entitled "Leadership Opportunities."

How to Apply 

For more information about board/committee position application requirements, view the following pages:
For more information about applying for the BOD, ABCD, or Nominating and Leadership Development Committee (NALDC),  or any other questions, contact Raechel Resch

Application and Election Timeline

December 29, 2017 
Board of Directors (BOD)/American Board of Cosmetic Dentistry (ABCD) application due

January 31, 2018

Charitable Foundation Board of Trustees applications due

February 23-24, 2018

Nominating and Leadership Development Committee (NALDC) interviews for BOD and ABCD

February 28, 2018

AACD Standing Committee applications due

March 2018

AACD Standing Committee and BOT candidates appointed by Board of Directors and notified

March 21, 2018
Deadline for announcing an intention to run from the floor for any ABCD, BOD or NALDC position

April 20, 2018

Annual Business Meeting with elections for BOD, ABCD and NALDC and 2018 Committee and board members take office


For other ways to get engaged with the AACD, click here.

Leadership Opportunities

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