Student Representative

NSDA Board Job Description - 

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Position:  Student Representative  (The duties of this position can be shared among two people)

Term:  Elected by membership – 1 year term


  1. Member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND)

  2. Member of the North Sound Dietetic Association (NSDA)

General Duties:

  1. Attend all board meetings/events, representing student perspective and bringing any student centered issues before the board.

  2. Contact schools/internships:

    1. At the beginning of each year (starts in September) to advertise the upcoming years events.

    2. Assist Media Chair in distributing email notices for bimonthly speaker meetings.

  3. Assist with set-up before speaker meetings:

    1. Welcome/sign-in people as they arrive at event.

    2. Bring name badges for members & potential guests

    3. Provide sign-in sheets for members/guests with all appropriate costs posted.  Pass all sign-in sheets to the media char to update the email list.

    4. Provide extra copies of blank applications on hand for signing up new members.

    5. Collect guest fees and membership dues to give to treasurer.

    6. Have list of future events on hand to help recruit potential new members.

    7. Assist with social media and email, as needed.
  4. Be the “point-person” for other students at events.  Assist students with membership info & connecting with each other and other professionals.

  5. Assist Nominating chair with recruitment and orientation of subsequent Student Chair.

  6. Added: Maintain list of NSDA board members for the BOD