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COMMON Volunteers

Volunteers are the heart and soul of COMMON that have helped lead the organization over the past 60 years. They continue to support COMMON in so many ways, from providing leadership, to delivering quality educational content, to supporting the Staff with conferences and other events, and serving on various committees to grow the organization. COMMON is an organization built by dedicated volunteers, and they continue to lead us forward to better serve our members and help fulfill our mission.

Thank you to all members who have donated time, energy and ideas to the organization. We would like to encourage others to join them. Volunteering with COMMON provides a unique opportunity to expand your personal and professional skills while making valuable industry connections. To become a volunteer, please fill out this application.

Questions? Email or call 800-777-6734.

Open Positions

Please submit an application to let us know that you are interested in volunteering. We will be in touch as positions open.

Volunteer Structure

Advisory Councils/Working Groups

  • COMMON Americas Advisory Council (CAAC)
  • Expo
  • Volunteer Recognition

Working Groups

  • Student Initiatives
  • Requirements
  • Strategic Education Team (SET) / Subject Matter Expert (SME)
  • IT Executive Conference (ITEC)
  • Tactical Liaison to Curriculum (TLC)
  • Leadership Summit
  • Young i Professionals (YiPs)
  • Networking

Standing Committees

  • Judicial Affairs (JAC)
  • Nominating
  • Policies
  • Finance
  • Content
  • Volunteer Recruitment

Task Forces

  • Large User Group
  • Local User Group
  • Academic Initiative
  • Social Activities