LeadershipBoard of Directors

AACD Board of Directors (BOD)
 
Seven Open Positions
If you are interested in serving on the BOD, please contact Victoria Metz.
Application submission deadline, December 31, 2014
 

Vice President
a.  You must be an Accredited member of the AACD
b. 
Have attended at least two AACD Scientific Sessions before the May 2015 election
c. 
Be a member in good standing for two years preceding the May 2015 election
d.
 Have served two years in any capacity on the following:

  • Board of Directors
  • Accreditation Chair
  • Fellowship Chair
  • American Board of Cosmetic Dentistry

Responsibilities
Title:            
Vice President
Reports To: 
President/Board of Directors

General Description:
The Vice President shall serve as a member of the Finance Committee and perform such other duties as assigned by the Board of Directors. 
The Vice President shall preside at a meeting if the President and President-Elect are both absent.

Other items Include:

  • Weekly conference calls with the Executive Committee
  • Monthly conference calls/meetings with the Board of Directors
  • Budget and Finance Committee member
  • Volunteer Placement Committee member
  • Liaison to the American Board of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Professional Education Committee ex-officio member
  • Ensures and complies with the AACD strategic goals and objectives

Three Accredited Member positions
a.  You must be an Accredited member of the AACD
b. 
Have attended at least two AACD Scientific Sessions before the May 2015 election
c. 
Be a member in good standing for two years preceding the May 2015 election

Two General Member positions
a.  Have attended at least two AACD Scientific Sessions before the May 2015 election
b. 
Be a member in good standing for two years preceding the May 2015 election

One Laboratory Member position
a. Have attended at least two AACD Scientific Sessions before the May 2015 election
b. Be a member in good standing for two years preceding the May 2015 election

c.  The laboratory representative must be an owner or employee of a dental laboratory

Charge & Primary Duties
The Board of Directors Shall:
  • Have supervision, direction and control of the affairs of the Academy
  • Determine its policies, and be accountable for Academy assets
  • Have authority to contract on behalf of the Academy
  • Adopt such rules, policies and procedures for the conduct of business of the Academy as it shall deem advisable.
  • Have oversight of the Executive Committee
  • Have authority to establish committees, task forces, commissions and other ad hoc work groups
  • Have authority to indemnify Directors, officers, employees and agents in accordance with law.
Time Requirements (Variable)
  • Monthly conference calls
  • Attend face-to-face meetings (Annual Session, June, October and February Chicago Midwinter Meetings)
Length of Term
Two years
 
Number of Consecutive Terms
Two

Size
15 members including Executive Committee