Staff Directory

Robert Gropp
Chief Executive Officer/Executive Director

Aime Ballard-Wood
Chief Operating Officer/Deputy Director


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Nicholas Antunes
Meetings Manager

Tyler Boomershine
Student Programs Manager

Asa Boy
Senior Director of Digital and Technical Operations

Candy Cruz
Art Director

Amy Drew
Director of Publications

Kekoa Erber
Government Relations Associate

Ӧzge G. Fischer-Baum
Science Policy and Programs Fellow

Lucy Hyde
Director of Marketing

Déja Jackson
Membership Coordinator

Michelle D. Johnfinn
Senior Manager, Meetings

Fiona Maylath-Bryant
Digital Marketing Specialist

Lou Morwood
Associate Editor/Producer

Robin Muthig
Director of Membership

Ludmila Nunes
Science Advisor

Emily Proppe
Meetings Manager

Nathalie L. Rothert
Senior Director of Meetings

Nelson Ruble
Office Manager

Leah Thayer
Senior Director of Communications

Elaine Watson
Senior Manager, Meetings

Becca White
Peer Review Manager