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Executive Board Members

Members are elected at-large by the AAA membership. The Executive Board conducts the business of the Association, manages the property, and adopts the budget, among other things. The Board is the Association's final and official point of decision. To contact the board, please email

Akhil Gupta (2019-2021)

Ramona Perez (2019-2021)

Elizabeth Briody (2018-2021)

Doug Henry (2018-2022)

Elisa Sobo (2019-2022)

Archaeology Seat
Mark Hauser (2017-2020)

Biological Seat
Kathryn Clancy (2017-2020)

Cultural Seat
Corinne Kratz (2018-2021)

Linguistic Seat
Jocelyn Ahlers (2017-2020)

Minority Seat
Gillian Richards-Greaves (2019-2022)

Practicing/Professional Seat
Suzanne Heurtin-Roberts (2019-2022)

Section Assembly Executive Committee/Executive Board Small Section Seat
Murray Leaf (2019-2022)

Section Assembly Executive Committee/Executive Board Medium Section Seat
Susan Falls (2019-2022)

Section Assembly Executive Committee/Executive Board Large Section Seat
Petra Kuppinger (2018-2021)

Student Seat
Judith Williams (2018-2021)

Undesignated Seat 1
Sarah Strauss (2018-2021)

Undesignated Seat 2
Carla Guerron Montero (2018-2021)

Undesignated Seat 3
Jemima Pierre (2017-2020)

Ex-Officio #2
Edward Liebow

Staff Liaison
Kimberley Baker

Staff Liaison
Gabrielle Dunkley

Ex-Officio (staff)
Daniel Ginsberg

Ex-Officio (staff)
Mahsa Javid

Ex-Officio (staff)
Katie Patschke

Ex-Officio (staff)
Haleema Burton

Ex-Officio (staff)
Elaine Lynch

Ex-Officio (staff)
Janine Chiappa McKenna

Ex-Officio (staff)
Jeff Martin

Ex-Officio (staff)
Nate Wambold

AAA Leadership & Governance