Plain-Language Bylaws Guide

Cayleigh Soderholm (Georgetown ’20, Trustee 2021-2023) has written an annotated, plain-language guide to the APDA bylaws in order to make the bylaws more accessible to teams, especially expansion teams. The guide contains explanations of each part of the bylaws, along with annotations adding information on common APDA practices, jargon, etc. Please feel free to reach out to Cayleigh with any questions or corrections at

The guide is available below:

Last updated: July 24, 2022