Officers & Board

The 2020 Board has five officers and eleven board members (including two graduate student representatives). The Board listing below also includes ex-officio members and ad hoc members, such as the AATSEEL liaison.

Officers

President (email): Melissa Bokovoy, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque

Vice-President/President Elect: Sara Dickinson, University of Genoa, Italy

Past-President: Paula Michaels, Monash University

Secretary: Jennifer Carroll, North Carolina State

Treasurer (email): Anika Walke, Washington University, St. Louis

Clerk: Valerie Sperling, Clark University

Investment Officer: Rochelle Ruthchild, Vermont College Emerita


Communications

AWSS-L Representative: Christine Worobec, Northern Illinois University

WEW Co-editors: Adrienne Harris, Baylor University and Jill Massino, University of North Carolina, Charlotte

Facebook & Twitter Moderator: Paula Michaels, Monash University

Website & Social Media Manager: Alisha Kirchoff, Macalester College


2022 Board Members

Katia Bowers, University of British Columbia

Heather Coleman, University of Alberta

Emily Greble, Vanderbilt University

Siobhán Hearne, Durham University

Sharon Kowalsky, Texas A&M University-Commerce

Tricia Starks, University of Arkansas

Laurie Stoff, Arizona State University

Jessica Zychowicz, University of Alberta     


Graduate Student Representatives

Sara Ruiz, University of Michigan

Kimberly St. Julian-Varnon, University of Pennsylvania


Liaisons & Committees – 2022

AATSEEL Liaison: Melissa Miller

ASEEES Diversity Liaison: Kimberly St. Julian-Varnon

AWSS Travel Grants: Tricia Starks (chair), Heather Coleman, Laura Schlosberg

Graduate Essay Prize Committee: Paula Michaels (chair), Heather Coleman, Margarita Vaysman

Patricia Herlihy Graduate Research Prize Committee: Barbara Allen (chair), Laurie Stoff, Ania Switzer

Heldt Prize Committee: Sarah Dickinson (chair), Melissa Stockdale, Jelena Subotić

Heldt Article Prize Committee: TBA

Mary Zirin Prize Committee: Magdalena Moskalewicz (chair), Patrice Dabrowski, and TBA

Membership and Publicity Committee: Siobhán Hearne (chair), Alisha Kirchoff, and TBA

Mentoring committee Karen Petrone (chair), Colleen Moore, Catherine Wanner

Nominating committee Heather Coleman (chair), Sara Ruiz, TBA

Outstanding Achievement Award Committee: Melissa Bokovoy (chair), Sara Dickinson (president-elect) and Paula Michaels (past-president)

Ad Hoc Finance Committee (pending by-law changes):  Anika Walke (Treasurer), Rochelle Ruthchild (Investment Officer), Sara Dickinson (President-elect) and Sara Ruiz (Graduate Student Board Member)