Board of Directors & Executive Committee

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 For Board and Executive Committee members’ access to the UAA ExecCom Working Materials, click here. 
The current Board of Directors and Executive Committee Co-Chairs are serving in their positions during the October 2023 – October 2024 period.


UAA Co-Chair                                  Roberta Mahoney

UAA Co-Chair                                  Ken Yamashita

Board Member; Secretary              Joy Riggs-Perla

Board Member                                Miles Toder

Board Member                               Chris Milligan

Board Member                               Denise Rollins

Board Member                              Oren Whyche-Shaw

MOU Coordinator, 2024:             Chris Milligan
Deputy MOU Coordinator:          Ken Yamashita

SENIOR ADVISORS TO THE BOARD, 2024:             
       Communications                Nancy Tumavick           
       Public Outreach                 Jim Bever


Development Issues                   Steve Haykin, Gail Spence and Dottie Rayburn
Board Liaisons:                           Roberta Mahoney, Chris Milligan
Membership                               Tom Nicastro and Barbara Bennett
Board Liaison:                            Oren Whyche-Shaw

Awards                                        Bette Cook
Board Liaison:                           Roberta Mahoney

Social Events                             Karen Freeman and Margot Ellis
Board Liaison:                           Denise Rollins

Mentoring Program                  Denise Rollins and Sharon Pauling
Board Liaison:                           Denise Rollins  

Annual General Meeting          Steve Wingert and Terry Brown
Board Liaison:                            Joy Riggs-Perla
Public Outreach                        Beth Hogan and Christine M. Sheckler
Board Liaison:                           Miles Toder       
USAID History/ADST             Alex Shakow and Carol Peasley
Board Liaison:                          Roberta Mahoney

Finance and Administration     Carol Dabbs, Treasurer
         Newsletter Editor               TBD (Nancy Tumavick interim)
         Website Curator                  Stu Callison
         EC Secretary                       Rob Sonenthal
Administrative Staff           
      Systems Manager               Ven Suresh