Time To Volunteer

Every counselor has a unique story as to why he or she pursued this profession. We advocate for our clients and students, and this is our opportunity to advocate for ourselves and the profession. Our volunteers are the heart of our organization, and we need you! As an active member of the North Carolina Counseling Association, there are ample opportunities to encourage the development of the counseling profession while promoting professional identity.

Become a Board Member

The North Carolina Counseling Association is always looking for highly motivated individuals that are seeking to promote the development of the counseling profession.​

The board terms are for one (1) year, running from July to June. Currently the board has 1 board call a month in an evening, and meets in person twice a year. All positions are a yearly commitment and for the Executive Committee, elections are held early Spring for the new term starting in July. 

Overall Board Member Responsibilities:

  • Support of NCCA’s mission, purpose, and overall governance
  • Support the staff and operations
  • Ensure effective organizational planning
  • Ensure adequate resources
  • Determine and monitor the organization’s programs and services
  • Enhance the organization’s public image
  • Recruit members
  • Represent NCCA at ACA events and on committees

Volunteers are considered throughout the entire year.

The Executive Committee consists of the following positions:

  • President
  • President Elect
  • President Elect-Elect
  • Past President
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary

​The full Board of Directors consists of the following positions, along with the Executive Committee: Nomination Form Click Here

  • President-Elect-Elect
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Member-at-Large
  • Member-at-Large for Government Relations

Join a Committee

To be considered, please supply the following information using our online form - CLICK HERE

Volunteers are considered throughout the entire year.  Committee chairs and members are appointed by the board, not elected. ​Committees change based on the needs of members and the association. We are currently looking for chairs and committee members for the following:​

  • Conference
  • Budget and Finance
  • Bylaws
  • Conference
  • Education & Professional Development
  • Ethics
  • Human Rights
  • Membership
  • Parliamentarian
  • Public Affairs
  • Newsletter
  • Strategic Planning