Call for Volunteers
The 2023 Call for Volunteers is now open!
Step up and make an impact by volunteering with the ANFP National Board and/or a committee.
If you are interested in becoming an ANFP volunteer, fill out the brief Volunteer Interest Form linked on this page. After the form is submitted, ANFP will contact you with information on how you can officially apply for a volunteer position.
You may also use the Volunteer Interest Form to nominate a colleague for a volunteer position. You will need to complete the form separately for each nomination you are submitting.
Please review the Board job descriptions, Committee descriptions, and time commitments, and select a Board or Committee you wish to apply for. You may indicate positions or committees of interest when you fill out the Volunteer Interest Form.
VIDEO: Learn About Becoming an ANFP Volunteer
Important Information for Prospective Volunteers
Available Board Positions
ANFP Chair-Elect (1 vacancy, 2-year term, then 2-year term as Chair, followed by a 2-year term as Immediate Past Chair): Assists the Chair of the Board in carrying out the function of that office; assumes the responsibilities of the Chair of the Board in his or her absence. National ANFP Board experience required.
ANFP Treasurer-Elect (1 vacancy, 1-year term, then 1 year as Treasurer): Serves under the guidance of the Treasurer and as a member of the Audit/Finance committee. National ANFP Board experience required.
ANFP Director at Large (2 vacancies, 3-year term): Review and approve major association decisions, commitments, and plans in accordance with policies and procedures; represent the viewpoint of membership, influence board decisions and act in the association’s best interest. (2 seats available)
NFEF Board Trustee (1-year term): Engages in innovative research, education, and charitable causes that promote the vital role of the Certified Dietary Manager as the expert in the profession of foodservice management and food safety.
Available Committee Positions
Awards & Recognition Committee: Develops, promotes and assesses nominations in the annual ANFP award program. Committee members ensure an unbiased evaluation of nominees and alignment of the program to the needs of the members. The committee exists to celebrate CDM, CFPPs and those who support the credential and industry across the country. (7 vacancies, 2 conference calls per year; 1-year term).
Chapter Leadership Committee: Exists to provide consistent mentoring, leadership training and guidance to chapters and volunteers. (2 vacancies, 3 conference calls/ 1 live meeting per year; 2-year term).
Communications & Marketing Committee: Helps strengthen the association by identifying market opportunities and strategies to promote the organization's mission, vision, value proposition, and brand awareness. (3-4 conference calls per year; 1-year term).
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I) Committee: Develops a model that allows for a consistent commitment to DE&I in all ANFP programs, services, and committees. (4 vacancies, 3-4 conference calls/1 live meeting if deemed necessary per year; 2-year term).
Editorial Advisory Board: Exists to help shape Nutrition & Foodservice Edge magazine content, and to offer strategic guidance on the publication's direction. (2 vacancies, 1 or more conference calls, 1 live meeting per year; 2-year term).
Government Affairs Committee: Assists in the development and implementation of comprehensive and effective government affairs strategies for the association on the federal and state levels. (1 vacancy, 1 or more conference calls; 2-year term).
Professional Development Committee: Examine industry trends and hot topics for educational meetings and products. (3 vacancies - 1 RD, 1 Corporate Partner member, 1 CDM, CFPP; 3 conference calls/ 1 live meeting per year; 3-year term).
Program Review Committee: Reviews and approves new applications and 5-year renewals for the Nutrition & Foodservice Professional Training Programs using the ANFP Requirements as the basis for the review and approval process. (4 vacancies - 2 RDs, 2 CDM, CFPPs; 1 or more conference calls per year; 3-year term).
Political Action Committee: Recommends the disbursement of funds from the ANFP-PAC in concert with current legislative strategies. (3 vacancies; 3 conference calls/ 1 live meeting per year; 2-year term).