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2017 GSA Committees

 

 

 

Standing Committees

 

Executive Committee

Lynn Cooley, President (2018)
Jeannie Lee, Vice-President (2019)
Stan Fields, Past President (2017)
David Greenstein, Secretary (2018)
Piali Sengupta (2019), Treasurer
Eric Selker (2018), at-large Director
Tracey DePellegrin, Staff Liaison

Nominating Committee

Stan Fields, Chair (ex officio)
David Greenstein, Secretary (ex officio)
Monica Colaiacovo
Ken Irvine
Detlef Weigel
Patricia Wittkopp

Finance Committee

Piali Sengupta Chair (ex officio)
Lynn Cooley, President (ex officio)
Jeannie Lee, Vice-President
Jef Boeke
Mark Johnston
Mary Adams, Staff Liaison

Audit Committee

Hopi Hoekstra, Chair
JoAnne Engebrecht
Mark Johnston
Jasper Rine
Mary Adams, Staff Liaison

Awards Committee

Erika Matunis, Chair
Andy Clark
Susan Gottesman
David Greenstein
Mary Lou Guerinot
Scott Hawley
Lauren McIntyre
Tom Petes
Eric Selker
Anne Marie Mahoney, Staff Liaison

 

Conferences Committee

Phil Hieter, Chair (2019)
Jef Boeke
Susan Dutcher
Joe Heitman
Hopi Hoekstra
Geoffrey Kapler
Terry Magnuson
Erika Matunis
Dmitri Petrov
Meera Sundaram
Deborah Yelon

DeLill Nasser Selection Committee

Judith Bender, Chair
Celeste Berg
JoAnne Engebrecht (2018)
Don Fox (2019)
Sarah Kucenas
Miriam Meisler (2019)
Anna Selmecki (2019)
Jeffrey Thomas
Elcin Unal (2018)
Deborah Yelon (2018)
Anne Marie Mahoney, Staff Liaison

Early Career Scientist Steering Committee

Alessandro A. Bailetti, Steering Committee Co-chair
Alexandra Erwin, Steering Committee Co-Chair
Giovanna Collu, Co-chair of the Policy Subcommittee
Didem P. Sarikaya, Co-chair of the Career Development Subcommittee
Aleeza Gerstein, Co-chair of the Communication & Outreach Subcommittee
Zach Farrow, Co-chair of the Diversity Subcommittee
Victoria McGovern, Advisor
JoAnne Engebrecht, Advisor

Education Committee

Michelle Smith, Chair (2018)
Sarah Elgin (2018)
Fernando Pardo-Manuel de Villena (2018)
Robert Ward (2019)
Rachelle Spell (2019)
Jennifer Knight (2019)
Julie Hall (2019)
Courtney Scerbak (2019)
Sonia Hall, Staff Liaison

Early Career Scientist Policy Subcommittee

Giovanna Collu, Co-chair
Emily Lescak, Co-chair
Thomas Clements, General Member
Jo Bairzin, General Member
Gary McDowell, Advisor

 

Early Career Scientist Career Development Subcommittee

Didem P. Sarikaya, Co-chair
Caitlin McDonough, Co-chair
Faten Taki, General Member
Elaine Welch, General Member
Zhiji Ren, General Member
Nicole Green, General Member
Melissa Bizzurrai, General Member
Erika Matunis, Advisor

 

Early Career Scientist Communication & Outreach Subcommittee

Sumeet Nayak, Co-chair
Aleeza Gerstein, Co-chair & Publications Committee Liaison
Haifa Alhadyian, General Member
Adam J. Ramsey, Communication Committee Liaison
Alison Gerken, Conferences Committee Liaison
Amey Redkar, General Member
Jessica Velez, General Member
Narjes Alfuariji, General Member
Arash Bashirullah, Advisor
Debora Yelon, Advisor

 

Early Career Scientist Diversity Subcommittee

Zach Farrow, Co-chair
Lucy Jinglin Xie, Co-chair
Tiffany Baiocchi, General member
Dana Miller, Advisor
Robert Ward, Advisor

 

Publications Committee

David Greenstein, Chair
Charles Baer (2017)
Michael Lynch (2017)
Fernando Pardo-Manuel de Villena (2018)
Craig Pikaard (2018)
Anne Villeneuve (2017)
Brenda Andrews, Editor-in-Chief, G3 (ex officio)
Mark Johnston, Editor-in-Chief, GENETICS (ex officio)
Tracey DePellegrin, Executive Director (ex officio)
Ruth Isaacson, Staff Liaison

Public Policy Committee

Allan Spradling, Chair (2017)
Mary Lou Guerinot
Michael Lynch (2017)
Craig Pikaard (2018)
Huntington Willard (2018)
Tracey DePellegrin, Staff Liaison