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Officers

(terms begin September 1st of the first year and ends August 31st of the last year of the term)

President
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J. Andrew Roberts

(2021 – 2023)

Department of Evolution, The Ohio State University at Newark, Newark, OH 43055, USA. Email: roberts.762osuedu

Treasurer
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Cara Shillington

(since 2017)

Biology Department, Eastern Michigan State University, Ypsilanti, MI 48197 USA. Email: cshillingemichedu

President elect
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Linda Rayor

(2021 – 2023)

Department of Entomology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 14853, USA.
Email: lsr1cornelledu

Secretary
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Paula Cushing

(since 2014)

Department of Zoology, Denver Museum of Nature and Science, Denver, Colorado 80205, USA. Email: paula.cushingdmnsorg

Directors

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Greta Binford

(2021 – 2023)

Department of Biology, Lewis & Clark College, Portland, OR 97219, USA. Email: binfordlclarkedu

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Kasey Fowler Finn

(2020 – 2022)

Biology Department, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO 63103 USA. Email: kasey.fowlerfinnsluedu

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Hannah M. Wood

(2021 – 2023)

Department of Entomology, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC 20560, USA. Email: WoodHsiedu

Chairs and Appointed Officers

MEMBERSHIP SECRETARY
L. Brian Patrick,
Department of Biological Sciences, Dakota Wesleyan University, Mitchell, SD 57301 USA. Email: membershipamericanarachnologyorg

GRADUATE STUDENT EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE REPRESENTATIVE
Ryan Jones, Department of Integrative Biology, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO 80204, USA. Email: richjones327gmailcom

PARLIAMENTARIAN 
Brent Opell, Department of Biological Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg VA 24061. Email: bopellvtedu

EDITOR IN CHIEF, The Journal of Arachnology
Deborah Smith
, Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Haworth Hall, 1200 Sunnyside Ave., Lawrence, KS 66045, USA Email: debsmithkuedu

AAS PRESS OFFICER
Paula Cushing, Denver Museum of Nature & Science, Department of Zoology. 2001 Colorado Blvd, Denver CO 80205. Email: paula.cushingdmnsorg

COMMON NAMES COMMITTEE (link)
Sarah Rose
Email: srose891gmailcom

STUDENT RESEARCH GRANTS COMMITTEE
Brent Hendrixson
Email: hendrbmillsapsedu

HERB LEVI MEMORIAL FUND FOR ARACHNOLOGICAL RESEARCH GRANT COMMITTEE
Petra Sierwald
Email: psierwaldfieldmuseumorg

AAS OUTREACH COMMITTEE
Eileen Hebets (Chair), Marshal Hedin & Catherine Scott (Community Science), Karen Cangialosi & Linda Rayor (Outreach and Education), Sebastian Echeverri (Social Media)

ARCHIVIST
Lenny Vincent
, Fullerton College, Fullerton, California 92832, USA. Email: Lvincentfullcolledu

WEBSITE
Daniel Gloor Email: webmasteramericanarachnologyorg

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