Early Career Professional Volunteer Contributors to Convention Projects

March 5, 2019

Type of Opportunity: Combination (primary virtual tasks, some volunteers may be asked to volunteer at ASHA convention if attending) 

Sign-Up Expiration Date: 3/15/2019 

Interest Area: Leadership, professional development, leadership cultivation 

Contact Person (Email): Andrea Falzarano, afalzarano@asha.org

Time Commitment: 6-9 months 

Travel: Travel may be required 

Description of Opportunity: The Committee on Leadership Cultivation is preparing convention activities, specifically a presentation targeted specifically to Early Career Professionals. We are seeking ASHA members under the age of 30 or within the first 5 years of their career as Audiologists and/or Speech-Language Pathologists. Volunteers are desired to work with the CLC to contribute to the content of a one-hour presentation at ASHA. Assistance for proofreading content is desired. For volunteers who will attend ASHA convention, desired roles include assistance with session moderation/coordination and potential public speaking.

Experience Required:

  • Within initial 5years of professional experience
  • Preference for prior recipients of Distinguished Early Career Professional Award
  • Preference for alumni of ASHA's Leadership Development Program or the Minority Student Leadership Program

Task Deadline: 3/15/2019 

Level of Effort: Moderate 

Number of Volunteers Needed: 10 


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