Executive Board

 

The Executive Board is empowered to:

  • Fix international dues for Members of the Society;
  • Approve the receipt of gifts and bequests;
  • Make appointments to Committees, task forces and liaisons to other societies.
  • Act upon proposals submitted by Committees;
  • Develop policies and procedures.
  • Enact Society Bylaws.

 

Executive Board
Name Region Position Term Start Term End
Elizabeth Thompson Western North American Region President

1/1/2017

12/31/2018

Louise M. Ryan Australasian Region President-Elect

1/1/2017

12/31/2018

Brad J. Biggerstaff Western North American Region Secretary/Treasurer

1/1/2017

12/31/2019

Karen Bandeen-Roche Eastern North American Region Director

1/1/2015

12/31/2018

José Pinheiro Eastern North American Region Director

1/1/2013

12/31/2020

Andreas Ziegler German Region Director

1/1/2013

12/31/2020

Brian Cullis Australasian Region Director

1/1/2017

12/31/2020

Mark J. Brewer British-Irish Region Director

1/1/2017

12/31/2020

Luzia Trinca Brazilian Region Director

1/1/2017

12/31/2020

Elizabeth Brown Western North American Region Director

1/1/2017

12/31/2020

Tae Rim Lee Korean Region Director

1/1/2015

12/31/2018

Frank Bretz Austro-Swiss Region Director

1/1/2015

12/31/2018

Freedom Gumedze South African Region Director

1/1/2015

12/31/2018

Krista Fischer Nordic-Baltic Region Director

1/1/2015

12/31/2018

Joel Greenhouse Eastern North American Region Director

1/1/2015

12/31/2018

Andrea Berghold ex officio Representative Council

7/1/2013

12/31/2017

Peter Doherty ex officio Executive Director

Representative Council

Representative Council consists of members representing the different regions of the Society.

The number of Council Members is determined by the number of members in each region. Every Region has at least one Council Member. The Representative Council Members are either elected or reappointed by the Region.

The Representative Council elects a chair.
The Nominating Committee is comprised of Representative Council Members.
All Committee Chairs come from Council.

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Representative Council 
Name Region Term Start Term End
Andrea Lavalle Argentinean Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Pablo Reeb Argentinean Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Ross Darnell Australasian Region

7/1/2015

6/30/2019

Alison Kelly Australasian Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Kevin Murray Australasian Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Hans Ulrich Burger Austro-Swiss Region

7/1/2011

6/30/2019

Martina Mittelböck Austro-Swiss Region

7/1/2011

6/30/2021

Andrea Berghold, Chair Austro-Swiss Region

7/1/2013

12/31/2017

Stijn Vansteelandt Belgian Region

7/1/2011

6/30/2019

Catherine Legrand Belgian Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Njoku Ola Ama Bostwanan Region

7/1/2011

6/30/2019

Julia Maria Pavan Soler Brazilian Region

7/1/2011

6/30/2021

Clarice Garcia Borges Demetrio Brazilian Region

7/1/2016

6/30/2019

Renato Martins Assunção Brazilian Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Daniel Farewell British and Irish Region

7/1/2015

6/30/2019

Michael Sweeting British and Irish Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Nicole Augustin British and Irish Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Sergio Muñoz Chilean Region

7/1/2015

6/30/2019

Pingyan Chen Chinese Region

7/1/2016

6/30/2021

Xiao-Hua A. Zhou Chinese Region

7/1/2012

6/30/2021

TBD Chinese Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

H. Refik Burgut Eastern Mediterranean Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Ori Davidov Eastern Mediterranean Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Urania Dafni Eastern Mediterranean Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

KyungMann Kim Eastern North American Region

7/1/2013

6/30/2019

Brisa N. Sanchez Eastern North American Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Dionne L. Price Eastern North American Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Nandita Mitra Eastern North American Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

TBD Ethiopian Region
Pascale Tubert-Bitter French Region

7/1/2011

6/30/2019

Hélène Jacqmin-Gadda French Region  7/1/2017  6/30/2021
Iris Pigeot-Kübler German Region

7/1/2015

6/30/2019

Katja Ickstadt German Region

7/1/2015

6/30/2019

Jürgen Kübler German Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Meinhard Kieser German Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

TBD Ghanian Region
TBD Indian Region
Stefania Galimberti Italian Region

7/1/2015

6/30/2019

Marco Bonetti Italian Region  7/1/2017  6/30/2021
Shizue Izumi Japanese Region

7/1/2015

6/30/2019

Masataka Taguri Japanese Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Takashi Sozu Japanese Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Henry Kissinger Ochieng Athiany Kenyan Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Taesung Park Korean Region

7/1/2015

6/30/2019

Donguk Kim Korean Region  7/1/2017  6/30/2021
Jupiter Simbeye Malawi Region  7/1/2017  6/30/2021
Dimitris Rizopoulos Netherlands Region

7/1/2015

6/30/2019

TBD Netherlands Region
TBD Netherlands Region
E. Tejumola Jolayemi Nigerian Region

7/1/2011

6/30/2019

Ethelbert C. Nduka Nigerian Region

7/1/2011

6/30/2021

Dietrich von Rosen Nordic-Baltic Region

7/1/2015

6/30/2019

Magne Thoresen Nordic-Baltic Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

TBD Pakistani Region
Tomasz Burzykowski Polish Region  7/1/2017  6/30/2021
Cornelia Enachescu Romanian Region

7/1/2011

6/30/2019

Sanjay Chaudhuri Singaporean Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

TBD South African Region
Miguel-Angel Martinez-Beneito Spanish Region

7/1/2015

6/30/2019

Nuria Porta Spanish Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Agnes Kiragga Ugandan Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Carl J. Schwarz Western North American Region

7/1/2015

6/30/2019

Antje Hoering Western North American Region

7/1/2013

6/30/2021

Layla Parast Western North American Region

7/1/2017

6/30/2021

Betty Mawire Zimbabwean Region

7/1/2015

6/30/2019