ACA Committee Nominations and Appointments

Call for Nominations for Committee Appointments

Call for committee nominations is currently closed.  Applicants who applied and are selected by President-Elect Thelma Duffey to serve on a committee beginning July 1, 2015, will be notified in April.  Call for committee nominations for 2016-2017 will open September 1, 2015.


September 1, 2014

Now Accepting Nominations for ACA Committees

ACA President-Elect Thelma Duffey is seeking nominations for American Counseling Association committee appointments. She will be appointing professional members for each committee who will serve three-year terms, as well as a student representative for each committee who will serve a one-year term.

Positions on the following committees will be available beginning July 1, 2015: Awards, Branch Development, Bylaws and Policies, Ethics, Graduate Student, Human Rights, International, Professional Standards, Public Policy and Legislation, Publications, and Research and Knowledge.

ACA members may nominate themselves or be nominated by other ACA members. Nominations are due December 1, 2014.

Please note that 
ACA Bylaws and Policies and Procedures require:
  • All Committee members must be members of the American Counseling Association. 
  • All ACA committee members are expected to attend the ACA conference at their own expense and to participate in the committee meeting at conference, if scheduled.  No expenses will be reimbursed by ACA.
For more information about the nominations process, please contact Christie Lum at 1-800-347-6647, x264, or

ACA Committee/Task Force Leadership Handbook
ACA Committee/Task Force Member Statement of Commitment


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