Committees

WSAS  has many standing committees. From time to time, the Board of Directors may appoint temporary (ad hoc) committees.

Officers Committee
Ronald Thom, Chair
Don Baer
Cathryn Booth-LaForce
Roger Myers

Finance Committee
Cathryn Booth-LaForce, Chair
Mick Smerdon

Nominations Committee
Roger Myers, Chair
Dianne Chong

Planning Committee for the 13th Annual Meeting
Dan Schwartz, Chair

Membership Committee
Jud Virden, Chair
Don Baer, Vice Chair
Charlie Campbell, Section 1 Chair
Suresh Baskaran, Section 2 Chair
Ray Hilborn, Section 3 Chair
Margaret Heitkemper, Section 4 Chair
Ron Mittelhammer, Section 5 Chair
Anjan Bose, at large
James De Yoreo, at large
Don Dillman, at large

Topical Working Groups
Environmental Quality, Sustainability and Climate Change
Larry Dalton, Chair
Jim Fredrickson, Vice Chair
Jobs, Infrastructure and Economic Environment
Daniel Schwartz, Co-chair
Jun Liu, Co-chair
Quality of Life, Health, Education and Workforce Preparedness
John Roll, Chair
Guy Palmer, Vice Chair

Study Oversight Committee
Ronald Thom, Chair

Communications Committee
Brian Atwater, Chair
Don Baer
Shirley Beresford
Roger Myers

K-12 Education Committee
John Roll, chair
Susmita Bose
Gary Foss
James Kruger
Terry McElwain
Joe Poovaiah
Subhash Singhal

COVID-19 Steering Committee, ad hoc
Ron Thom, Chair
Philip A. Bernstein
Ann Bostrom
Richard Catalano, Jr.
Dianne Chong
Lee Huntsman
Lai-yung “Ruby” Leung
Clifford F. Mass
Ron Mittelhammer
Guy Hughes Palmer

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, ad hoc
Jud Virden, Chair
Celestina Barbosa-Leiker
Nathan Baker
Shirley Beresford
Cathryn Booth-LaForce
Katrina Mealey
Ron Mittelhammer
Jon Roll