About us

Benefits of Membership

Programs and resources designed to help you build skills in all phases of volunteer management:

  • Networking opportunities with professional volunteer administrators
  • Bi-monthly program meetings and a fall conference
  • Assistance in completing the certification process in Volunteer Administration
  • Reduced fees for fall conference and National Volunteer Certification
  • Keep up-to-date on volunteer trends

Our goals  

  • To promote the profession of volunteer administration
  • To provide educational and professional opportunities for AVM members and others in the profession
  • To advocate for issues related to volunteerism
  • To strengthen affiliation with other volunteer management organizations

AVM is lead by a Board of members working together to support our organization.

Co- Presidents: Ana Kleppin and Deidre Steward

Co-Membership: Karen Straw and Marie Honel

Program: Melva Darrough and Jenn Barnard

Public Relations: Ben Mitchell and Lily Grant

Co-Secretaries: Erin Groshek and Amy Halloran

Co-Treasurers: Karen Aronson and Joe Cayen

WVCA Liaison: Sharon Jordan

Webmaster: Ben Mitchell