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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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Greta Binford

(2019 – 2021)

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

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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Andrew Roberts

(2019 – 2021)

Department of Evolution, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA. Email: roberts.762osuedu

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

Richard Bradley

(2019 – 2021)

Department of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA. Email: bradley.10osuedu

Kasey Fowler Finn

(2020 – 2022)

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

Mercedes Burns

(2019 – 2021)

Department of Biological Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore MD 21250 USA. Email: burnsmumbcedu

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
Alexander Berry, Department of  Biology, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA. Email: berryad2miamiohedu 

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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