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The NATA Student Leadership Committee (SLC) provides a voice for students within the athletic training community. The SLC promotes learning about issues impacting the athletic training profession, getting involved in volunteer opportunities and taking a stand on matters impacting students in the present and future.

 

Student Leadership Committee Mentor Needed

The NATA Student Leadership Committee (SLC) is seeking a certified athletic trainer to serve as a mentor to the students on the committee. The committee is comprised of 11 students, one representative from each district and a chair. The mentors provide assistance as needed to the students with their responsibilities as committee members, provide leadership and serve as a positive role model for students. This is a three year committment.

 

Expectations of Mentors:

  • Serve as a mentor to one of the SLC subcommittees (planning, student outreach or nominations).
  • Be a part of SLC conference calls (monthly)
  • Attend the NATA Clinical Symposia & AT Expo
  • Attend SLC committee meeting (all day on committee day) and assist SLC with events throughout the convention
  • Assist and provide leadership to SLC members as they fulfill committee responsibilities
  • Be available for phone calls
  • Reply to email messages
  • Provide direction and support as needed
  • Work with the NATA Board of Director liaison and NATA staff liaison to guide the chair, vice-chair and subcommittee chairs as they lead the committee.
  • Be a positive role model for SLC members and demonstrate good leadership techniques

If you are interested in serving as a mentor, submit your CV and letter of intent to Beth Sitzler in the Marketing Department. Please use Student Leadership Committee Mentor in the subject line. The deadline for submissions is March 1.