The American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics is seeking nominees for the positions of director and public member director on its board of directors.

Each position entails a 4-year commitment beginning Dec. 1. Nominees for the open director positions must be ABC-certified orthotists, prosthetists or pedorthists and must have a record of volunteer involvement with ABC or the former Board for Certification in Pedorthics. Nominees for the open public member director position represent the interests of consumers, O&P patients and other public groups.

The selected directors will be voting members of the board and will participate in overseeing general management of the organization’s affairs, including policy development, governance and budgetary matters. Therefore, ideal candidates will have some experience related to the O&P profession.

For more information or to formally submit a nomination, please contact Steve Fletcher, CPO, LPO, at or (703) 836-7114 ext. 216. The deadline for submission of nominations is June 1.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.