Get more from your membership – Get involved!
Whether you have only a few minutes here and there or you want to try your hand on a standing committee, you can find opportunities that fit your interests and your professional goals.
These volunteer slots require no special preparation and very little time.
Conference Registration assistant – Volunteers needed to work at the AFLA registration desk to assist in registering attendees for the conference.
Conference Photographer – One or two people to take photos at all events during the conference. Must have experience as a photographer and be willing to attend all events.
Conference onsite greeter – Up to ten volunteers to welcome attendees at the AFLA reception/registration desk. Time commitment/slot: two hours.
Speaker Greeter/Escort – Welcomes the keynote, directs them to their green room, manages their needs.
Microphone Escort at annual conference – Bring the microphone to conference participants during Q&A segments of the event.
These task groups and individual projects have a clear beginning, middle and end.
AFLA Ambassador – AFLA Ambassadors welcome new member to the association and help them understand and make the most of their member benefits. Once a new member joins AFLA they are matched with an Ambassador. The Ambassador calls new members within the first month of their joining AFLA. Closer to the annual conference, the Ambassador contacts the new member to remind him/her to register. Responsibilities include welcoming new member when s/he joins AFLA, mentioning opportunity to participate in the golf outing, prompting the new member to register for the AFLA Conference, and meeting face-to-face with the new member at the “new member/first time attendee reception” at the AFLA Conference.
Conference Promoter – Up to twenty volunteers needed to contact your colleagues and members of your industry to recruit them to attend the AFLA Conference
The ongoing activities of the committees are carried out by volunteers in partnership with AFLA staff.