Volunteer Opportunites

Join our expert team of volunteers as we promote
the benefits of aquaponics worldwide.

We currently have the following openings for Committee Directors and staff. Committee Directors serve on the Board of Governors for the Association and attend Board meetings. Each Director is appointed by the Chairman and then approved by the Board. If you are interested in serving on the Board of Governors as a committee director, please email gina@aquaponicsassociation.org. To volunteer for any committee positions, please email info@aquaponicsassociation.org.

  • Finance/Fundraising Committee Director/staff
  • Membership Committee Staff
  • Programs and Policies Committee Director/staff
  • Education Committee Staff
  • Health Committee Staff
  • Regional Chairs/Branch Leaders
  • Public Relations Committee Director/Staff

Inquire at info@aquaponicsassociation.org for additional positions and to andrews@aquaponicsassociation.org for Regional and Branch offices.

Committees and Descriptions

Finance and Fundraising Committee – The AA is currently beginning the process to seek out grants and funding for the upcoming year. The Finance and Fundraising Committee will direct grant and funding pursuit.

Membership Committee – The Membership Committee of the AA will work closely with the Regional Director to help further develop the Region and Branch structure while also focusing on member services, recruitment and retention.

Programs and Policies Committee –  This committee will administer the new Micro-Grant Program, publish the Association’s newsletter and direct other programs of the AA. This committee is also tasked with monitoring and implementing new policies of the organization.

Health Committee – The Aquaponics Association Health Committee was created with a mission of disseminating health and science information related to aquaponics, aquaculture, “food as medicine”,  foodborne illness, food safety and nutrition.  More health committee members are needed for active participation.

Education Committee – The Education Committee is charged with developing a variety of curricular materials for K-12 classrooms and colleges, as well as education and information for the backyard hobbyist.

Food Safety Committee – The Food Safety Committee mission is to help develop good agricultural practices for aquaponic farming and to also overcome present food safety certification challenges for aquaponic farms.

Conference Committee – The Conference Committee plans and presents the annual Aquaponincs Association conference, workshops, tours and membership meeting.

Regions/Branches –