The Student Assembly Board of Directors represents all student members of APTA—the Student Assembly.
Running For Office
Being an officer for the Student Assembly is a great learning experience, which allows students the opportunity to get involved and learn how APTA functions.
As an APTA student member you are eligible to run for the office of Student Assembly President, Vice President, Secretary, Director of Communications, Director of Membership, Student PT, or Student PTA Delegate, or Nominating Committee Chair or member (one chair and two members). Elections are held annually in October at APTA's National Student Conclave. First, second, and third year students are encouraged to submit nominations and consent to serve forms.
The 2019-2020 application process for the Student Assembly Board of Directors is now closed. Elections will take place during the National Student Conclave.
- Application materials:
- July: Complete application materials and email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- July-August: Interviews with the Student Assembly Nominating Committee are held over the next month, and the Slate of Candidates is finalized in early August.
- October: Elections for the next Student Assembly Board of Directors is held at the annual conference for students, the National Student Conclave.
Elections occur at National Student Conclave (NSC). All APTA student members who attend NSC have the opportunity to vote. Learn more about the roles of the Student Assembly Board of Directors by reviewing the position descriptions (.pdf).
The Student Assembly Nominating Committee will assist potential candidates with any questions.