AVMA Volunteer Opportunities - Vacancies

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the AVMA! As a volunteer, your travel, lodging, and meals are covered by the AVMA. We currently are seeking volunteers to fill the following positions:

Interested candidates should submit nomination materials via email to OfficeEVP@avma.org via fax to (847) 925-0944; or via mail to AVMA Office of the Executive Vice President, 1931 N. Meacham Rd, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL, 60173.

You can also sign up for email alerts about volunteer opportunities with the AVMA.

If you're not quite ready to get involved in AVMA governance but would like to get more involved with the association, we'd love to have your help!

Please contact OfficeEVP@avma.org with any questions or to learn more about AVMA's volunteer opportunities.


AVMA Board of Directors

Nominations Closed

Nominations are now closed for the District VII Director position on the Board of Directors (2018-2024). Nominees must reside within the district, which includes these states: Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota.

Nominations are now closed for the District IX Director position on the Board of Directors (2018-2024). Nominees must reside within the district, which includes these states: Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Utah).


Committee, Trust, and Liaison Positions

Nomination due dates are ending on March 8, 2018.

Vacant positions are immediately available.

List of Committee, Trust, and Liaison Opportunities

Reference Document: Appointments to Entities by the AVMA Board of Directors.


Council Positions

Nomination due dates are ending ​April 1, 2018.

Vacant positions are immediately available.

List of Council Positions Available

A Campaign Guide is not generated for nominations from the floor of the HOD Annual Session, however candidates are encouraged to create a two-minute YouTube video explaining their qualifications and interest in the position for viewing by the members of the voting entity, the House of Delegates


AVMA Officers

Nominations accepted until July 9, 2018.

Nominations are being accepted for candidates for the position of AVMA President-Elect for the July 2018 - August 2019Association Year, and for candidates for the position of AVMA Vice President for the July 2018 - August 2020 Association Years.

Learn more about the President-Elect position.
Learn more about the Vice President position.


American Board of Veterinary Specialties Positions

Nominations are due on October 10 with terms beginning February 2018.

The AVMA is seeking volunteers to serve as members representing non-board certified veterinarians on the American Board of Veterinary Specialties (ABVS) One position is open, representing large animal practice (2 year initial term).

Learn more about the positions.


Council on Education (COE) Positions

Applications are due on March 31 with terms beginning July 2018.

Volunteers are now invited to serve on AVMA's Council on Education (COE). One position is open:  Private Food Animal Clinic Practice.

Learn more about the positions.​


Council on Education (COE) Site Visitors

Applications are due on June 29.

The COE is now accepting applications for veterinarians interested in serving as Council on Education site visitors.

Learn more​