About ASMS

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors consists of nine members serving staggered two-year terms. Each year ASMS members elect new members from a slate of nominees.

Additional information:

  • Interested in being a candidate for the next Board election or know someone you would like to suggest? Learn how to submit suggestions for yourself or others.
  • A history of board member service (from the beginning) is available here. We also have a Past Presidents page.

Joseph A. Loo
University of California, Los Angeles
Term: 7/1/2024 - 6/30/2026
Will serve as Past President for following two years.

Treasurer - Heather Desaire photo

Heather Desaire
University of Kansas
Term: 7/1/2024 - 6/30/2026

VP Programs - Carlito Lebilla photo

Vice President for Programs
Carlito Lebrilla
University of California, Davis
Term: 7/1/2024 - 6/30/2026
Will serve as President for following two years.

MAL Membership - Asher Newsome photoMember-at-Large for Membership
G. Asher Newsome
Smithsonian Institution
Term: 7/1/2024 - 6/30/2026
Photo of Patrick M. BatoonVice President for Arrangements
Patrick M. Batoon
Agilent Technologies, Inc
Term: 7/1/2023 - 6/30/2025
MAL Education - Elyssia Gallagher PhotoMember-at-Large for Education
Elyssia Gallagher
Term: 7/1/2024 - 6/30/2026
Laskin-croppedDougPast President
Julia Laskin
Purdue University
Term: 7/1/2024 - 6/30/2026
Photo of Kelly M. HinesMember-at-Large for Publications
Kelly M. Hines
University of Georgia
Term: 7/1/2023 - 6/30/2025

Photo of Stephanie M. ColognaSecretary
Stephanie M. Cologna
University of Illinois, Chicago
Term: 7/1/2023 - 6/30/2025