A national professional association since 1923, with 14 Districts and 14 trustees. Providing guidance and education for America's Dental Assistant, the Board of Trustees is the managing body of the Association, vested with the power to conduct all business of the Association.
Active, Life, or Special members shall be eligible to serve as an officer and must have served as an ADAA State District Trustee; or a member of an ADAA Council and elected officer of a State Association. Federal Services members shall be eligible to serve as an officer and must have served as an ADAA Federal Services District Trustee.
A State District Trustee shall be a legal resident of the district which he/she represents. A State District Trustee shall be an active, life or special member and shall have served as a member of an ADAA committee or council or as an officer of a State Association.
The Federal Services District Trustee should be the senior ranking enlisted member, and will represent ADAA members from their respective United States Federal Services membership classification.
The Student District Trustee shall be an ADAA member in good standing, and has graduated from or who will graduate from a dental assisting program of at least 800 hours within 12 months of the application deadline date.
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The positions currently open for nominations are:
- 1st District Trustee
- 4th District Trustee
- 8th District Trustee
- 11th District Trustee
- Student District Trustee
- President Elect
- Vice President
Nominations are due by January 15, 2017.
Click here to download the Student Trustee Nomination Form.
Click here to download the Nomination Form for all other currently available positions.