Student Member Leadership Opportunities 

The ACOFP Student Governor is expected to serve as the communication link between the osteopathic medical students and the leadership of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians. To accomplish this expectation, the Student Governor will need to interact with both the medical students and the ACOFP leadership, representing the position of each population to the other, with the vitality of the entire association as the primary outcome. To nominate yourself or a colleague, please submit the form below. 

Student Governor Nomination Form


Submit Your Nomination for the 2020-2021 Elections for
the National Student Executive Board of the Student Association of the ACOFP
The elections for the 2020-2021 National Student Executive Board (NSEB) will be online due to the cancellation of ACOFP’20. Please see the new modified election process and timeline to accommodate the online format. 

The NSEB consists of the President, Vice-President, Secretary and Parliamentarian. Each board member also serves as a board liaison to student committees and chapters, submitting monthly content to the student newsletter and planning convention and online programming. Criteria and additional information can be found in the Constitution and Bylaws.

All students wishing to run for a national officer position may nominate themselves for one position by submitting their Curriculum Vitae, photo, video and letter of intent for the desired position to ACOFP by midnight Central Time on Sunday, March 29, 2020All speeches must be a digital video with the length of 3 minutes and include a 10-second full-screen “title screen” that includes the following information: student name, year in school, school name, city and state.

Please send an email stating your intent with completed information to Tina Burk at

Candidates for the NSEB will have their information and video speeches posted for the current Student Chapter Presidents to submit their online votes. Voting will be open Tuesday, March 31 – Thursday, April 2, 2020. The new National Student Executive Board will be announced on Friday, April 3, 2020. The joint NSEB orientation will be held on Monday, April 6, 2020.

If you have any questions, please contact Tina Burk at or any member of the 2019-2020 National Student Executive Board.