Staff Directory

Aime Ballard-Wood
Deputy Director/Acting Executive Director

Sarah Brookhart
Executive Director Emerita (2015-2020)

Alan Kraut
Executive Director Emeritus (1988-2015)

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Nicholas Antunes
Project Manager, Meetings

Kimberly Armstrong
Assistant Managing Editor

Rodney Atkins
Managing Editor, Journals

Charles Blue
Director of Media Relations and Public Information

Asa Boy
Senior Director of Digital and Technical Operations

Andy DeSoto
Director of Government Relations

Amy Drew
Director of Publications

Kekoa Erber
Government Relations & Policy Assistant

Candy Ferguson
Senior Graphic Designer

Raquel Fernandes
Design and Production Editor

Amroté Getu
Peer Review Coordinator

Lucy Hyde
Senior Manager, Marketing

Michelle D. Johnfinn
Senior Manager, Meetings

Heather Barry Kappes
Visiting Behavioral Insights Scholar

Lisa Lockman
Assistant Director, Data Analysis & AMS Administration

Dominique Matthews
Membership Assistant

Fiona Maylath-Bryant
Digital Marketing Coordinator

Ludmila Nunes
Senior Science Writer, Journals

Ashley Phayme
Project Manager, Meetings

Emily Proppe
Project Manager, Meetings

Nathalie L. Rothert
Director of Meetings

Nelson Ruble
Office Coordinator

Sarah Schroeder
Senior Manager, Internal Affairs

Marilyn Talley
Finance and Administration Coordinator

Leah Thayer
Senior Director of Communications

Jill Treby
Senior Director of Membership & Marketing

Elaine Watson
Senior Manager, Meetings

Becca White
Peer Review Manager

Brian Winters
Managing Editor, Journals