Practice Specialty Elections


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ASSP practice specialty communities provide members an accessible, virtual network of peers focused on developing and sharing technical and professional content and applying it to solve common safety challenges to become better safety professionals.

Open Positions

Practice Specialty Administrator

Practice Specialty Assistant Administrator

(2 year terms succeeds to Administrator)


Our practice specialty Administrator and Assistant Administrator serve a two-year term. These volunteer leaders then automatically succeed to the office of administrator for a two-year term.


To serve in this role, you must:

  • Be a member of ASSP (not including Emeritus and Student)
  • Be a member of the respective practice specialty

Nominations Process

Please submit the following materials

  • Practice specialty nomination form
  • Brief biography (limited to 250 words)
  • Platform statement addressing your vision for the position and the respective practice specialty (limited to 300 words)
  • Completed conflict of interest statement
  • Photo [hi-resolution, small (2 x 3, 300 dpi) or low-resolution, large (8 x 10, 72 dpi]; JPG preferred

All practice specialty elections must be contested (two candidates). ASSP’s Nominations and Elections Committee will keep nominations open past the deadline if we have not received a sufficient number of qualified submissions for an open position.


Other Questions?

Please contact ASSP's governance staff.

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