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Openings on the NSSLHA Executive Council

icon_StudentLeadershipOppsWe are recruiting for the following positions on the NSSLHA Executive Council:

How To Apply

Selection Process for Students

Applications for a position on the 2016–2018 NSSLHA Executive Council are now being accepted. The Executive Council provides students with a national leadership opportunity and the chance to shape the future of the professions.

Students selected for a position on the council work on committees that establish policy and develop programs to carry out the mission of the association. Each committee has oversight of NSSLHA's national programs—Student Advocacy Day, CSD Career Awareness, CICSD mentoring, the NSSLHA Experience, the NSSLHA grants program, NSSLHA Honors, "NSSLHA Loves," and the NSSLHA Scholarship.

Any student who lives in, attends, or will attend an academic program in any of the regions listed below may apply for a position as a Regional Councilor or Delegate:

  • Region 2: New York, Greece, Saudi Arabia, Israel. Region Color: Green
  • Region 5: Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia. Region Color: Yellow
  • Region 7: Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin. Region Color: Gold
  • Region 8: Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri. Region Color: Silver
  • Region 10: Alaska, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, British Columbia. Region Color: Black

Member-at-Large: The member-at-large is the position on the Executive Council that represents a special population of NSSLHA members (e.g., audiology, distance learning, males, non-traditional students, etc.). The member-at-large serves a one-year term on the Council. Students that apply for this position may live or go to school in any of our 10 regions.

Delegate-at-Large: The description of duties, term, desired personal and professional characteristics, time commitment, and financial support for the Delegate-at-Large is the same as the description for Delegates.

Applications for Regional Councilor and Regional Delegate will be accepted until March 1, 2016. Each position's term will begin July 1, 2016.