About ASMS

Board Election Results

We are pleased to welcome the following incoming Board members. Their terms will begin July 1, 2024.

Vice-President for Programs

Carlito Lebrilla

University of California, Davis

VP Programs - Carlito Lebilla photo


Heather Desaire

University of Kansas

Treasurer - Heather Desaire photo


Member-at-Large for Education

Elyssia Gallagher

Baylor University

MAL Education - Elyssia Gallagher Photo

Member-at-Large for Membership

G. Asher Newsome

Smithsonian Institutiion

MAL Membership - Asher Newsome photo

We are grateful for the willingness of the other nominees to run for election: 

Ryan Jullian, Ruth Marfil-Vega, Kevin Schey, and Richard Vachet

How to Suggest a Candidate for the Next Election

To suggest a candidate (including yourself!) for the next election (December 2024), please submit the name by email to info@asms.org along with a brief statement that the individual would be willing to stand for election. This information will be shared with the Nominating Committee.  

Nominee Eligibility:

  • Nominees must be members of ASMS continuously for two years prior to the year of nomination.
  • Nominees must also be based at a North American institution/company (this is per the bylaws of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry.)

The following Board roles will be included in the next election (December 2024): Vice President for Arrangements, Secretary, and Member-at-Large for Publications.

Are You Interested in Serving on an ASMS Committee?

Learn how to get involved with an ASMS committee on our About ASMS Leadership and How to Get Involved page. While Board members must reside in North America, committee membership has no such restriction.