Officers and Directors


Members of the Board of Directors elect three officers (to serve two-year terms) with elections held at a Board Meeting each year at convention. The current officers (and terms) are:

  • President: Mel Grice (2019 – 21)
  • 1st Vice-President: Winston Goretsky (2019 – 21)
  • 2nd Vice-President: Brandon Erikson (2020 – 21)
  • Recording Secretary: Leonard Re (2019 – 21)
  • Corresponding Secretary: Julie Mavity-Hudson (2020 – 22)
  • Treasurer: Phyllis Savage (2020 – 22)

Board of Directors (voting)

The Board consists of 21 directors who serve staggered terms. The membership elects seven directors to serve three-year terms with elections held at the Annual Membership Meeting each year at convention. The current directors are:

Term ending in 2021

Barbara Festenstein, Winston Goretsky, Austin Grevious, Mel Grice, Stuart Hammer, Marilyn Heinrich, Mary Jo Modica

Term ending in 2022

Laura Buckner, Brandon Erikson, Rick Fadden, Eileen McGrath, Phyllis Savage, Mary Schaeffer, Kathy Spissman

Term ending in 2023

Jeremy Keene, Steve Kerr, Julie Mavity-Hudson, Hung Nguyen, Irina Nicholson, Leonard Re, Elizabeth Varley

Advisory Board of Past Presidents (non-voting)

Michael Riley (1985-1989), Lee Linett (1993-1997), Jon Dixon (1997-2001), Susan Grose (2001-2005), Peter Shalit (2007-2011), Paul Susi (2011-2015), Julie Mavity-Hudson (2015-2019).

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