The Student Assembly is made up of all APTA student members. The Student Assembly is represented by the Student Assembly Board of Directors.
Who Governs the Student Assembly? (SA)
The Student Assembly is governed by an elected Board of Directors which consists of a President, Vice President, Secretary, Director of Communications, Director of Membership, Director of SPTA Relations, and Student PT Delegate, all of whom are available to discuss issues affecting the Association and the physical therapy profession. The Nominating Committee consists of a chairperson and 2 additional student members. The term of office for each position lasts one year.
The Student Assembly President is responsible for governing and directing all assembly activities. The Student Assembly Delegates participate, speak, or make motions to the House of Delegates, which is the highest decision-making body of the association and is where decisions are made on issues that frequently have far-reaching implications for the association and the profession.