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Officers and Directors



President:  Liz Philosophos Cooper 
First Vice President (Regions):  Debra Roush
Second Vice President (Publications):  
Erika Kotite
Third Vice President (Conferences):  
Linda Slothouber
Julie Arnold
Laurie Morison
Assistant Treasurer:  Vicki Petersen
Membership Secretary:  
Carol Medine Moss

Directly Elected Board Members

Terms expiring in 2019:
Jeff Nigro (Greater Chicago Region)
Susana Ossandon (Idaho Region)
Juliette Wells (Maryland Region)

Terms expiring in 2020:
Julienne Gehrer (Metropolitan Kansas City Region)
Kelly McDonald (Vermont Region)
Kristen Miller Zohn (Georgia Region)

Terms expiring in 2021:
Carolyn Brown (Mississippi Region)
Natasha Duquette (Toronto Region)
Lisa Tyler (Dayton Region)

Ex Officio Board Members

Treasurer, Canada:  Renée Charron
Membership Secretary, Canada:  Phyllis Ferguson
Publications Secretary:  Haley Walters
Web Site Manager:  Iris Lutz
Editor, Persuasions:  Susan Allen Ford
Editor, JASNA News:  Susan Wampler


Past President:  Claire Bellanti
AGM Coordinator 2018:  Julienne Gehrer (Kansas City)
AGM Coordinator 2019:  Amy Stallings (Williamsburg)
AGM Coordinator 2020:  Jennifer Weinbrecht (Cleveland)

Honorary Life Members

Lorraine Hanaway
Freydis Welland

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JASNA Canada Officers*

President:  Elaine Bander
Vice President:  
Anne Thompson
Treasurer:  Renée Charron
Membership Secretary:  Phyllis Ferguson

*Canadian tax law requires that Canadians send their dues to JASNA Canada, which has separate officers and holds an annual business meeting at JASNA's Annual General Meetings. But for all other purposes, JASNA Canada members belong to, and participate fully in, JASNA.