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 Due:
Feb. 1, 2017

The 18-member AVMA Board of Directors includes one representative from each of 11 geographic districts, elected by AVMA members in that district. Nominations are being sought for candidates representing District 2 and District 6.


Council on Education Positions Available: July 2017

Nominations Due:
February 15, 2017

List of Council on Education Volunteer Opportunities

Please submit candidates Curriculum Vitae with application.

The completed application and curriculum vitae must be sent electronically to DBanasiak@avma.org.


Committee, Trust, and Liaison Positions Available: April 2017

Nominations Due:
February 20, 2017

List of Committee Opportunities in April 2017

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


ECFVG Test Development Workshop Participants

Application Deadline:
February 28, 2017

The Educational Commission for Foreign Veterinary Graduates (ECFVG), which oversees the certification of foreign veterinary graduates who wish to become licensed veterinarians in the United States, is seeking volunteers to participate in test development workshops in May and July. The workshops are part of the process used to develop the Basic and Clinical Sciences Exam (BCSE), a computer-based, multiple-choice examination required as one of four steps in the ECFVG certification process.


Council Positions Available: July 2017

Nominations Due:
April 1, 2017

List of Council Positions Available in July 2017

To be included in the Campaign Guide, council candidates must 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 are being accepted for candidates for the position of AVMA President-Elect for the July 2017-July 2018 Association Year.

Click here to learn more about the officer positions.