Board of Directors

Officers

President
Tom Gerschick, Illinois State University

President-Elect / 2020 Program Chair
Julie Pelton, University of Nebraska Omaha

Immediate Past President / ASA Representative
Marlynn May, Texas A&M Health Science Center

Secretary
Megan Nielsen, Midland University

Treasurer
Lisa Thrane, Wichita State University

Directors

At-large Director [2018-21]
Allison Vetter
, Henderson State University

At-large Director [2018-20]
Veronica Medina, Indiana University Southeast

Illinois Director [2018-21]
Meghan Burke, 
Illinois Wesleyan University

Iowa Director [2017-20]
Patrick Archer, 
St. Ambrose University

Kansas Director [2017-20]
Jennifer Pearson, 
Wichita State University

Minnesota Director [2018-21]
Erik Larson, 
Macalester College

Missouri Director [2017-20]
Joan Hermsen, 
University of Missouri

Nebraska Director [2019-22]
Lisa Kort-Butler, 
University of Nebraska - Lincoln

North & South Dakota Director [2019-22]
Liz Legerski, 
University of North Dakota

Wisconsin Director [2019-22]
Brandon Hofstedt, 
Northland College

Student Directors
Doug Valentine, University of Missouri [2017-20]
Dalton Stevens, Syracuse University [2018-21]
Michael Miner, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee [2019-22]

Appointed Positions

Media Editor 
Matt Reid, 
Western Michigan University

Editor(s) of The Sociological Quarterly
Mike Lacy, Colorado State University
N. Prabha Unnithan, Colorado State University

Director of Exhibits / Advertising
Eve Blobaum, Johnson County Community College

Annual Meeting Committee Chair
Laurie Linhart, Des Moines Area Community College

Local Arrangements Chair [2020, Omaha]
Jay Irwin, University of Nebraska Omaha

Long Range Planning Committee Chair
Matt Lammers, Rhodes College

Publications Committee Chair
Brian Donovan, University of Kansas

Treasurer-Designate
TBD

President-Elect-Elect* / 2021 Program Chair
Meredith Redlin, 
South Dakota State University

Executive Director
Jennifer Talarico, Midwest Sociological Society

 

*The President Elect-Elect is not formally a member of the Board until they become President-Elect.