Committees

The ACO has a number of active committees…

Want to participate? You can click on any of the links below, or scroll down the page to check out what committees there are and what your fellow members are doing…

  • Finance Committee
  • Global ADHD Resource Team
  • Independent Review Committee
  • Marketing & PR Committee
  • Membership Committee
  • Nominations Committee
  • Programs Committee
  • Research Committee

Finance Committe

This committee is chaired by the Treasurer and is responsible for the fiduciary oversight of the ACO. Click here to contact the Finance Committee.

Committee Members:

  • Christine Kotik, Treasurer and Chair
  • LaJuan Abbey
  • We are seeking additional members for this committee

Global ADHD Resource Team

The Resource Committee is responsible for providing a robust support program for ACO members interested in setting up ADHD Awareness programs in their community. The committee provides ADHD Awareness Month press releases and PSA templates, presentations for use by ACO members, and strategies for creating a successful program; conducts online information workshops; and oversees a interactive online community group for coaches. Click here to contact the ADHD Resource Team.

Team Members:

  • We are seeking additional members for this committee

Independent Review Committee

This committee is responsible for reviewing and arbitrating any concerns or complaints by members or about members. Click here to get more information.

Committee Members:

  • We are currently seeking members for this committee

Marketing Committee

This committee is responsible for making sure the world knows about the ACO and what we offer to members, other professionals, and anyone who might be seeking information about ADHD coaches and coaching. Click here to contact the Marketing and Public Relations Committee.

Committee Members:

  • Robin Nordmeyer, Chair
  • We are seeking additional members for this committee

Membership Committee

This committee is responsible for the care of members including new member orientations, help with membership issues, and accessing your membership benefits. Click here to contact the Member Services Committee.

Committee Members:

  • Evan Kirstein, Chair
  • We are seeking additional members for this committee

Nominations Committee

This committee is responsible for identifying and recruiting leadership for the organization including board members, officers, professional advisory board, and leadership team members. Click here to contact the Nominations Committee.

Committee Members:

  • No Members at this time

Programs Committee

This committee is responsible for developing and running programs—consistent with the ACO’s values, vision, and mission—for the benefit our membership. Click here to contact the Programs Committee.

Committee Members:

  • Kristine Shiverick, Chair
  • Kay Axtel
  • Maryann Lowry
  • Anne Marie Nantais
  • Victoria Roche
  • We are seeking additional members for this committee

Research Committee

The Research Committee’s focus is on “sharpening the saw” of ACO members, sharing research about coaching, ADHD and co-existing challenges applicable to our work as ADHD Coaches. Research articles are published regularly in the ACO Weekly Blog. Research committee members also collaborate with the Programs Committee to facilitate discussions related to the application of current research into our coaching practices. Click here to contact the Research Committee.

Committee Members:

  • Roxanne Fouché, Chair
  • Elizabeth Ahman
  • Ronald Bashian
  • Dorothy Bisbee
  • Melissa Knight
  • Lisa Joy Tuttle
  • We are seeking additional members for this committee