Any District Seven Member interested in filling a RMATA committee vacancy should contact RMATA President for more information.
Annual Clinical Symposium
The function of the Annual Clinical Symposium Committee is to provide our members with appropriate, current, and valuable continuing education units (CEU). (taken from the RMATA By-Laws/Policies and Procedures)
Athletic Training Student Committee
The Athletic Training Student Committee promotes student educational opportunities at the RMATA Annual Clinical Symposium in conjunction with the annual clinical symposium coordinator. Students are involved in an annual Quiz Bowl, student activities while at the Annual Meeting, student socials, service opportunities, and community/school outreach activities. This committee is designed to develop student involvement in leadership opportunities and introduce students to committee work or cooperative efforts between educational programs.
The Athletic Trainer Student Committee is comprised of a Chair, who may also serve as a faculty representative, one faculty representative and two student representatives from each of the accredited athletic training programs. Representatives are chosen by their respective schools and all committee members must be members of the RMATA.
The finance committee functions under the direction of the District Secretary, District Treasurer, and a minimum of two current or past Board members. This group oversees the financial conduct of the Association, advises the Board on financial matters, maintains contact with the Association's Financial Advisor, presents a budget proposal to the Board at the annual meeting, and submits to the membership the budget that has been approved by the Board. (taken from the RMATA By-Laws/Policies and Procedures)
Honors and Awards
The Honors and Awards Committee serve the RMATA in recommending to the Board the criteria and the recipients for all of the awards given by the Association. They also advise the Board on matters pertaining to awards and present such awards to the recipients at the Annual Meeting. There are four subcommittees: Educator Recognition, Hall of Fame, Scholarship, and Special Recognition. (taken from the RMATA By-Laws/Policies and Procedures)
Committee Chair - Dominic DiManna
The Public Relations Committee acts as the connection and communication between each state's public relations committees. The committee's focus is on the implementation of meaningful, viable public relations activities within and outside the Association. The Public Relations Committee also ensures that District items are submitted to national, regional, and state athletic training publications. They advise the President and Board on matters pertaining to public relations and ensure positive, informed and ethical information is disseminated. The website is also under the direction of the Public Relations Committee. The Public Relations Committee is comprised of a Chair, five members from the five member states, and possibly the News Coordinator and Website coordinator, if they are not currently representing a member state. (taken from the RMATA By-Laws/Policies and Procedures)
The Secondary Schools Committee is dedicated to recognizing the concerns and responsibilities associated with the secondary school setting and to developing programs and activities to enhance the effectiveness of secondary school athletic trainers.