Section Officers

Section Council

  • Chair: Rachael Shwom, Rutgers State University of New Jersey (2020-2021)
  • Chair-Elect: Norah MacKendrick, Rutgers State University of New Jersey (2020-2021)
  • Past-Chair: Jill Lindsey Harrison, University of Colorado-Boulder (2019-2020)
  • Secretary: Hannah Holleman, Amherst College (2018-2021)
  • Treasurer: Amalia Leguizamón, Tulane University (2020-2023)
  • Council Member At-Large: Jessie Luna, Colorado State University (2020-2022)
  • Graduate Student Representative: Lourdes Vera, Northeastern University (2020-2022)

Committee Leadership

  • Committee on Racial Exclusion and Equity (CREE) Chair: Devparna Roy, Nazareth College
  • Nominations Committee Chair: Jordan Fox Besek, University at Buffalo, State University of New York (2020-2022)
  • Policy and Research Committee Chair: Sara Grineski, University of Utah (2020-2022)
  • Publications Committee Chair: John Chung-En Liu, National Taiwan University (2020-2022)
  • Teaching and Outreach Committee Chair: Janet Lorenzen, Willamette University (2019-2021)
  • Membership Committee Chair: Raoul Liévanos, University of Oregon (2019-2021)
  • Digital Communications Co-Chairs: (Webmaster) Michelle Edwards, Texas State University (2020-2022); (Social Media) Tim Haney, Mount Royal University (2020-2022)


  • Newsletter: John Chung-En Liu, National Taiwan University

Award Committees

Note: A comprehensive listing of past section officers, going back to the section’s founding in 1977 and up to 2018, is available as a PDF file here.