State Representatives

MISSION STATEMENT: AOPA State Representatives serve the O&P community as the eyes and ears for reporting and advising AOPA on potentially harmful legislation and regulation in each state.


  • To increase policy forum/National Assembly attendance
  • Develop a strong grassroots network to help push O&P legislation
  • Facilitate two-way communication with the membership


  • Quarterly AOPA State Representative meetings/calls.
  • Ongoing recruitment for state reps in states with less visible representation
  • Ongoing “Beyond the Beltway” campaign to invite legislators into O&P clinics to educate them about the services we provide
  • Ongoing recruitment for support of the annual Policy Forum

For a list of current volunteers serving on this committee, click here.

AOPA staff liaison for this committee: Sam Miller