VOLUNTEER TASK FORCES
Task forces are formed by the chairman/president in consultation with the boards or executive committees to undertake specific charges and are usually active for a short time period.
CALL FOR TASK FORCE APPLICATIONS
Online applications are currently being accepted for the Membership, Focus Group and Speaker Selection Task Forces. Applications are being accepted through December 17, 2015. To apply, click here.
MEMBERSHIP TASK FORCE
This group will focus on tasks revolving around member benefits, welcoming new members and increasing member engagement. Task Force members will serve as a resource to help orient new members when joining the association and identify opportunities to enhance member offerings and communications. The Membership Task Force also helps organize and execute activities for first-time ISPA Conference & Expo attendees. The term is approximately eight months. The average monthly time commitment is 2-4 hours.
FOCUS GROUP TASK FORCE
This group will work on various tasks to help the ISPA Board make the best decisions for the association. Task force members will be presented with a topic that is being considered or reviewed by the ISPA Board and will be asked for reactions and ideas to help assist with the decision-making process. The term is approximately eight months. The average monthly time commitment is 1-2 hours.
SPEAKER SELECTION TASK FORCE
This group will be responsible for working with the speaker applicants and the selected speakers for the 2015 ISPA Conference & Expo Professional Development Sessions. Task force members will analyze post-Conference attendee education survey results, review all speaker applications submitted to ISPA, interview speaker applicants and make recommendations to the ISPA Board of Directors for topics and speakers to include in the ISPA Conference Professional Development education program. After speaker selections have been made by the board, task force members will work closely with the speakers to educate them on the ISPA audience. The term is approximately nine months with an average monthly time commitment of 4-6 hours.
To be considered for the Speaker Selection Task Force, applicants must have attended a minimum of two ISPA Conferences within the past four years, as well as have plans to attend the 2015 ISPA Conference & Expo.
REQUESTING SPEAKERS AND RESOURCES
ISPA representatives make presentations and provide other information to the public by request. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to request an ISPA speaker and/or resources.