ACA Committee Nominations and Appointments

Call for Nominations for Committee Appointments

September 1, 2015

Now Accepting Nominations for ACA Committees

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

Positions on the following committees will be available beginning July 1, 2016: 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, 2015.

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.

1.)   Read the 2016 Committee Nomination Packet
2.)  Read the expectations of committee members
3.)  Submit an application*
*All applications must be submitted via the online form.  Mailed/emailed applications will not be accepted.

All applicants will be notified of status in April, 2016.

For more information about the nominations process, please contact Christie Lum with Leadership Services at or (800) 347-6647, x264.

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

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