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

Desirae Bitar
Board and Committee Administrator

Tyler Boomershine
Student Programs Manager

Asa Boy
Senior Director of Digital and Technical Operations

Candy Cruz
Art Director

Amy Drew
Director of Publications

Ӧzge G. Fischer-Baum
Director of Scientific and Public Affairs

Lucy Hyde
Director of Marketing

Michelle D. Johnfinn
Senior Manager, Meetings

Fiona Maylath-Bryant
Digital Marketing Specialist

Lou Morwood
Digital Content Manager

Emily Proppe
AMS Manager

Nathalie L. Rothert
Senior Director of Meetings

Nelson Ruble
Office Manager

Scott Sleek
Communications Consultant and Interim Editor of Observer

Elaine Watson
Senior Manager, Meetings

Becca White
Peer Review Manager