Call for IAAP Committee Volunteers

IAAP Opens Call for Volunteers

IAAP is actively seeking interested individuals to join one or more of our committees. Joining a committee is a great way to become more involved with IAAP and help shape several key areas critical to IAAP’s mission of advancing the accessibility profession. 

Committee Details


The Individual Professional Development (IPD) Committee helps develop and implement professional development frameworks for individuals working in accessibility.

Key activities include:
  • Determine educational content for IAAP's webinar program and IAAP tracks for the M-Enabling Summit
  • Provide resources to grow core competencies across specific domains
The Organizational Development (OD) Committee develops resources and programs for organizations, corporations, and government entities to build or enhance their accessibility strategy.

Key activities include:
  • Share best practices and business cases for accessibility
  • Gather, create, and vet documents to curate a resource library housed on IAAP's website
The Marketing and Communications (MarCom) Committee works with the IAAP Marketing team to promote IAAP programs and benefits to current and potential members across all sectors.

Key activities include:
  • Committee members are to be an extension of the IAAP Marketing team and will act as ambassadors of IAAP to promote IAAP membership, certification programs, education and professional development, and IAAP events. This may include sharing information via your own social media outlets, groups, professional organizations, etc.
  • The committee provides support and input to messaging created by IAAP Marketing. Committee shares best practices to help execute IAAP messaging.
 

Volunteer Application Process


The Call for Volunteers is now open!  The deadline to apply is Friday, March 16th.

Candidates must be or become members of IAAP. They should be passionate advocates and who are interested in helping to grow and enhance the accessibility profession. They must be available to participate in regular meetings (monthly for the OD and MarCom Committees; bi-monthly for the IPD Committee) and any committee or other workgroup assignments.

To volunteer, please fill out this application survey providing input on your background and indicating which committee(s) you wish to join.

The IAAP Review Committee will review all applications to ensure each committee maintains a diverse profile representing the needs of the global accessibility industry. We will notify candidates of the status of their application by April 30th.
 

Questions

 

Please email membership@accessibilityassociation.org with any questions.


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