November Issue: Governance Corner & AMTA Updates

Submit a Proposed AMTA Position Statement 

The deadline to submit a proposal to your chapter delegate is January 1, 2011, if it is to be considered by the House Of Delegates in October 2011. How to Submit/More Details

Guide Your Professional Association by Voting!

Because AMTA is a member-driven organization, we rely on the support and participation of members in all aspects of the association. All AMTA Members holding Professional membership on September 15 and in good standing are eligible to participate in elections. 

Key upcoming dates for the elections cycle:

November 1: Election packets are emailed to eligible voters.
December 1: Completed ballots are due.
January 1: Results will be announced on the AMTA website by the first business day of the new year.
March 1: New officers assume offices. New call for candidates is issued. Note: Scheduled dates that fall on Saturday, Sunday or holiday are moved to the next business day.

If you have questions please contact Gail Friedman, governance program manager at


Be Wary of E-mails From International Senders

AMTA wants to remind members to be very wary of emails they receive from those claiming to be arranging massage for international visitors.  These are usually not what they might seem.
>>More about identifying e-mail scams.



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