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About AACD

AACD Board of Directors (BOD)

If you are interested in serving on the BOD, or for any questions, please contact Lisa Fitch.

Application submission deadline: November 30, 2020.

Available Positions:

  • Vice President
    • You must be an Accredited member in good standing of the AACD
    • Attended at least two AACD Scientific Sessions before the election
    • Be a member in good standing for two years preceding the election
    • Have served two years in any capacity on the following
      • Board of Directors
      • American Board of Cosmetic Dentistry
      •  Accreditation Chair
      •  Fellowship Chair
  • One Accredited Member
  • One General Member
  • One University Representative
    • ​Must be a current individual member and must be a full time faculty member or administrator in an accredited dental school. The individual must have been a member of the University Educators Forum for two years or the University Relations Committee for one year.
  • One Corporate Representative
    • Must be an owner or employee of a corporation that provides products and services directly to the dental profession.

Charge & Primary Duties

The Board of Directors shall:

  • Have supervision, direction and control of the affairs of the Academy
  • Determine its policies, and be accountable for Academy assets
  • Have authority to contract on behalf of the Academy
  • Adopt such rules, policies and procedures for the conduct of business of the Academy as it shall deem advisable
  • Have oversight of the Executive Committee
  • Have authority to establish committees, task forces, commissions and other ad hoc work groups
  • Have authority to indemnify Directors, officers, employees and agents in accordance with law
Click here to view the BOD's guidelines for board commitment

Time Requirements (Variable)

  • Monthly conference calls
  • ​Attend face-to-face meetings (Annual Session, June, October and January Meetings
    • October 1 - 4, 2020, Denver, CO
    • January 28 - 30, 2021, Madison, WI

Length of Term

Two years

Number of Consecutive Terms


Board Size

13 members including Executive Committee


Leadership Opportunities

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