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Southeastern Camp Conference Co-Chair in Training

Starts: Jan 26, 2024
Location: Online Opportunity


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Service Summary

The Southeastern Camp Conference co-chair leads the conference committee in collaboration with the eastern region ACA professional development manager. The co-chair provides leadership, vision, guidance, and supports the overall planning and implementation of the Southeastern Camp Conference.

Knowledge and Experience

·       Ability to connect and engage local volunteers.

·       Ability to maintain an open line of communication with the professional development manager.

·       Prior experience leading work groups/committees to meet expected outcomes/goals.

·       Be an active member with ACA and have a basic understanding of ACA resources.

·       Knowledge of the local/regional camp community needs.

Participation Includes

·       Working cooperatively with the ACA professional development manager in the design, development, and implementation of the conference.

·       Ensure all committee chairs are supported and have clear guidance.

·       Staying informed of emerging professional development issues and trends that affect the camp profession and industry.

·       Attending the ACA, Southeastern camp conference – full cost of conference registration is covered.

Essential Responsibilities

·       Serve as a liaison to the ACA, Southeastern Local Council of Leaders Professional Development Chair.

·       Support the eastern region professional development manager in conference site selection and site logistics.

·       Support the eastern region professional development manager is selecting conference dates.

·       Assist with the recruitment of a diverse selection of conference session proposals.

·       Lead the conference committee in selecting keynote speakers.

·       Write thank you notes for conference committee members.

·       Other duties as needed. 😊

Time Commitment

·       Serve at least a 2-year term that allows for seamless transfer of event(s) and institutional knowledge.

·       Participate in conference committee meetings once a month during the months of January – August and twice a month in September and October.  


ACA Southeastern

Volunteers Needed:

1 (1 open slot)

Experience Required:

No Experience Necessary




Vincent Irving

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