Want to take your AMA membership—and your career—to the next level? Get involved as an AMA Richmond volunteer! Engaged volunteers get much more value from their AMA memberships—more connections, more opportunities to learn and more chances to grow. In fact, volunteering is such a valuable experience, we reserve the privilege of volunteering for members only! AMA Richmond volunteers are just like you: busy people trying to juggle busy schedules. We volunteer our time based on our own interests and schedules. Our success and growth is the result of the efforts of many volunteers—join us and you, too, can make a difference!

Contact Juliana Thomas if you are interested in volunteering!

As an AMA Richmond volunteer, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Get more networking opportunities with marketing professionals
  • Build existing skills or develop new skills in marketing, communications, event management, leadership and organizational development.
  • Enhance the marketing community
  • Join the vibrant, dynamic, professional group of volunteers who are leading AMA Richmond to new levels every day!


Programming Committee

Our programming committee is looking for a number of volunteers to help make our monthly luncheons run smoothly and ensure a positive experience for all attendees. We have the following openings:

Wallflowers Friends

This person(s) identifies anyone looking lost and helps them get acclimated to the event. Requires a willingness to talk to strangers. (Commitment is approximately 30 minutes. Arrive at 11:30.)


These people ensure that the pop up banner, backdrop, and podium signage are setup and clearly visible. Requires 2 people. (Commitment is approximately 15 to 30 minutes. Arrive at 11:15.)

In Your Seat Programs

This person places programs in each set in the dining room. (Commitment is approximately 15 minutes. Arrive at 11:30.)

Event Ambassador

This person(s) helps to coordinate the flow of traffic and answer questions (Commitment is approximately 30 minutes. Arrive at 11:30.)

Speaker Logistics Coordinator

This person will help coordinate speaker logistics, including transportation, lodging and other local activities.

Communications Committee

Email Coordinator

We are looking for an email coordinator to help manage our email communications for relevant chapter announcements. This role involves:

  • Build emails, coordinate content and manage sending of event emails and other announcements based on our target audiences (member vs. non-member)
  • Potentially report on email metrics (open rates, etc.)
  • Coordinate with programming committee to obtain important event dates and registration links for announcements
  • Help manage the communication calendar

Website Volunteer

Our communications committee is looking for a volunteer to update our website who is responsive to requests, detail-minded and digitally-savvy. Experience with code or WordPress content management systems is helpful, though not required.

Responsibilities include:

  • Adding volunteers of the month to the website
  • Adding events to the website
  • Updating sponsors on the website

Community Service Committee

Community Service Volunteer

Assists the community service committee to help organize and plan volunteer opportunities and drives at AMA program and networking events.

Mentorship Program Volunteer

Assists in the continued development of the AMA Mentorship Program. The program pairs established marketing experts with future marketing leaders to facilitate the exchange of ideas and knowledge. In its second year, we are working to expand the program and are looking for a dedicated volunteer to help it grow.

Responsibilities include:

  • Program content creation
  • Communication with participants
  • Mentorship event organization and planning

Collegiate Committee

Check back later as Collegiate Committee volunteer opportunities arise!

Leadership Committee

Check back later as Leadership Committee volunteer opportunities arise!

Interested in volunteering with AMA Richmond?

Contact Juliana >