Volunteer Committees


All employees of AOPA member companies are invited to become more involved in the O&P profession by seeking out a volunteer opportunity to serve on one of AOPA’s Committees and/or Workgroups.

The American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association (AOPA) has opened its annual call for volunteers for the following committees and workgroups:

  1. Assembly Planning Committee
  2. Coding and Reimbursement Committee
  3. Government Relations Contributions/Fundraising
  4. Member Services Committee
  5. Mobility Saves Committee
  6. Operating Performance and Compensation Workgroup
  7. Research Committee
  8. State Representatives
  9. Veterans Affairs Committee

Become a volunteer!

  • Build your professional network
  • Advance your career
  • Give back to the profession

Most importantly, your participation provides a necessary level of support to AOPA by participating in the association’s governance. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to become involved!

Applicants are committing to a 2-year term and most committees meet face-to-face at least once per year with monthly conference calls lasting approximately one-hour per call.  Additionally, applicants should understand that additional time commitments include reviewing materials and work geared towards accomplishing the goals of each committee.

Call for Volunteers Timeline

Annual Call For Volunteers AnnouncementMay 1
Application deadlineJune 30
Notifications on application statusAugust 1
Volunteer Service BeginsDecember 1

For details about the goals and responsibilities of each committee or information regarding the nominations process, please refer to the Nominations Policy page online.

To apply to serve on a specific committee, please complete the online application at https://aopa.wufoo.com/forms/aopa-call-for-volunteers/

For additional information about the nominations process, please contact AOPA’s Executive Director at elee@AOPAnet.org.