Presentation on theme: "2012 ASDA DISTRICT MEETING DANIELLE MARQUIS, DISTRICT 11 TRUSTEE APPLYING FOR NATIONAL POSITIONS."— Presentation transcript:
2012 ASDA DISTRICT MEETING DANIELLE MARQUIS, DISTRICT 11 TRUSTEE APPLYING FOR NATIONAL POSITIONS
NATIONAL STRUCTURE Elected Positions (15) Voted on by the House of Delegates at Annual Session Appointed Positions (29) Selected from a pool of applicants by the Board of Trustees Many new positions!
NATIONAL STRUCTURE Elected Positions Executive Committee President 2 Vice Presidents Executive Director (ASDA Staff) Board of Trustees 11 Trustees (one from each District) Speaker of the House Appointed Positions Editorial Board Editor in Chief 4 Contributing Editors Electronic Editor Council Chairs Education & Licensure Professional Issues Membership Communications Council Associates 2 Associates per council Legislative Grassroots Network Chair ADPAC Student Director 5 Legislative Coordinators Externs
ELECTED POSITIONS: EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE President Colleen Greene, Harvard ’13 Vice Presidents Ben Youel, Illinois ‘13 Alex Barton, Virginia ’13 Executive Director (ASDA Staff) Nancy Honeycutt, CAE
ELECTED POSITIONS: DISTRICT TRUSTEES Liaisons between local chapters and national ASDA Elected by members of their districts District 11 Trustee Danielle Marquis, Pacific ‘13
ELECTED POSITIONS: SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE Presides over House of Delegates meeting at Annual Session Fluent in parliamentary procedure Current Speaker of the House Jiwon Lee, Columbia ‘14
APPOINTED POSITIONS: COUNCIL CHAIRS Education & Licensure: Keri Jamison, Louisville ‘13 Professional Issues: Andrew Hansen, Ohio State ‘14 Membership: Kyle Buelke, Nebraska ’13 Communications: Jaclyn Rivera, Midwestern AZ ‘13
APPOINTED POSITIONS: COUNCIL ASSOCIATES 2 Associates per council Strongly encouraged to apply for chair the following year Education & Licensure Reem Alhussain, Virginia ‘15 Eleanor Harper, Alabama ‘15 Professional Issues Victoria Duong, UCSF ’15 Sarah McMahan, San Antonio ‘15 Membership Alena Reich, Georgia ’15 James Kolstad, Marquette ‘15 Communications Ruth Powderly, Ohio State ’14 Russ Villier, Louisville ‘14
APPOINTED POSITIONS: LEGISLATIVE GRASSROOTS NETWORK Chair Ian Murray, Western ’13 ADPAC Student Director Ross Isbell, Alabama ‘14 5 Legislative Coordinators District Coordinator: Spencer Armuth, UNLV ‘14
APPOINTED POSITIONS: EXTERNS 2 Locations Administrative Externship (ASDA Headquarters, Chicago, IL ) National Health Policy Externship ( Washington D.C. ) Each externship is 4 weeks long Externs receive a stipend, transportation, and student housing
WHO CAN APPLY? Any active ASDA member can apply!
WHAT’S IN IT FOR ME? Opportunity to impact national policy Networking with students from across the country Leadership and communication skill development Travel
TIPS FOR APPLYING Contact the current position holder Find out more about day-to-day duties Time commitments Get to know the Board of Trustees The Board appoints most of the national leadership positions– let them know you’re interested!
HOW TO APPLY Applications available at Submit one application per position Deadline to apply: January 4, 2013