Committees


AMWA volunteer committees support activities and develop programs for members.

 

2019–2020 Special Committees

Special committees support specific initiatives or programs and are approved the Board of Directors annually. 

AMWA members are encouraged to learn more about volunteering for AMWA.


2019–2020 Standing Committees

Standing committees function on behalf of the Board of Directors on an ongoing basis as set forth in the organization’s bylaws. All recommendations are made to the Board for consideration and approval. 


Budget and Finance Committee:
The purpose of this committee is to review and make recommendations concerning AMWA's fiscal policies, budget and reserve, and endowment funds.

June Baldwin
Adriana Caballero, PhD
Gail Flores, PhD (ex officio)
Susan Krug, MS, CAE (ex officio)
Alice Pappas, RD
Leena Patel, PhD
Julie Phelan, MD, MBA (Chair)

Whitney Smalley-Freed, PhD
Ann Winter-Vann, PhD (ex officio)
Christine Wogan, MS, ELS


Constitution and Bylaws Committee: The purpose of this committee is to review requests for changes to AMWA's Constitution and Bylaws and chapter bylaws. 

Katrina Burton, BS (Chair)
Denise Galipeau, MSc
Susan Krug, MS, CAE (ex officio)
Tenille Lawson, PharmD

Anita Misra-Press, PhD
Julie Munden, BA
Steve Palmer, PhD
M. David Stewart, PhD
Ann Winter-Vann, PhD (ex officio)

 
Nominating Committee: The purpose of this committee is to put forth a slate of individuals for nomination to the positions of secretary, treasurer, and president-elect of AMWA.

Esther Brooks-Asplund, PhD, RAC
Gail Flores, PhD (Chair)
Susan Krug, MS, CAE (ex-officio)

Erik MacLaren, PhD
Jill Roberts, MS
Dikran Toroser, PhD
Theresa Singleton, PhD
Barbara Snyder, MA


2019–2020 Chapter Advisory Council

The AMWA Chapter Advisory Council maintains a connection between chapter leaders and the AMWA Board of Directors and advises on organizational strategy and issues related to AMWA chapters.

Jennifer Bridgers, MS (Carolinas)
Sarah Dobney, MPH (Ohio Valley)
Kiran Ghouri (Empire State-Metro New York)
Andrea Gwosdow, PhD (New England)
Kim Korwek, PhD (Chair)
Barbara Lightfoot, CCRP (Indiana)
Erik MacLaren, PhD (Rocky Mountain)
Paul Mamula, PhD (North Central)
Kimberly Mankiewicz, PhD (Southwest)
Amanda Meyer, PhD (Southeast)
Jennifer Minarcik, MS (Delaware Valley)
Leslie Neistadt, ELS (Mid-America)

Shara Pantry, PhD (Florida)
Sarah Prins, PhD (Greater Chicago Area)
Sandra Ruhl, RN (Northern California)
Vita Washington, MS (Mid-Atlantic)

 

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