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2023 Elected Officers

Chair Leslie Waits
First Vice-Chair / Chair-Elect Harshita Kumari
Second Vice-Chair Donna Hindman Glaser
Secretary Marissa Saladin
Treasurer Kendra Denlinger
Trustees John Glaser (Term ends Dec 2023)
Susan Marine (Term ends Dec 2024)
Peter Koenig (Term ends Dec 2025)
Councilors Kathy Gibboney (Term ends Dec 2023)
Rick Mullins (Term ends Dec 2024)
Susan Hershberger (Term ends Dec 2025)
Alternate Councilor Roger Parker (Term ends Dec 2023)
Lynn Hogue (Term ends Dec 2024)
Isabelle Lagadic (Term ends Dec 2025)
Auditors Megan Stanton (Term ends Dec 2023)
Obed Dodo (Term ends Dec 2024)
Vasileia Vogiazi (Term ends Dec 2025)


Committee Chairs

Advisor to the Chair Diane Schmidt
Awards Lynn Hogue
Jay Eylem
Chemistry Olympiad / Oesper High School Awards Jill Page
Diversity and Inclusion Jacqueline Thomas
Earth Week Donna Wiedemann
Education Grants Gloria Story
Graduate Student Liaison Obed Dodo
Membership Gloria Story
National Chemistry Week Hong Zhang
National Chemistry Week Poem Contest Jamie Heimkreiter
Nominations and Elections Susan Marine
Oesper Award UC Dept of Chemistry Via Kim Carey
Photographer Brian Lenihan
Project SEED Anna Gudmundsdottir
Regional Science Fairs Mark Laskovics
Senior Chemists Roger Parker
John Glaser
Webmaster Michele Mangels


Discussion Group Leaders

Analytical Discussion Group Vasileia Vogiazi
Colloids/Polymers Zhiwei Shi
Educator Discussion Group Diane Goldkamp
Organic Chemistry Discussion Group Rick Mullins



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