St. Louis Section of the American Chemical Society


Officers and Committees 2017

Elective positions

Officers
Directors
Councilors
Alternate councilors

Officers from past years

Record of past officers including standing committees back to 1997

Get to know the members of the Board of Directors: click on their “Profile” links to see a photo and brief biographical sketch.

Elected officers
Chair

chair@stlacs.org

Natalie LaFranzo Profile | Contact
Chair-elect
Benjamin Barth Profile | Contact
Immediate Past Chair
Joseph Ackerman Profile | Contact
Secretary

sec@stlacs.org

Henry Rohrs Profile | Contact
Treasurer

treasurer@stlacs.org

Jeff Cornelius Profile | Contact
Directors
Term of office 2016-2017
Leah O’Brien Profile | Contact
Eric Ressner Profile | Contact
Keith Stine Profile | Contact
Term of office 2017-2018
Bill Doub Profile | Contact
Jim O’Brien Profile | Contact
Derek Redmore Profile | Contact
Councilors
Term of office 2015-2017
Donna Friedman Profile | Contact
Term of office 2016-2018
Lisa Balbes Profile | Contact
Ted Gast Profile | Contact
Term of office 2017-2019
Eric Bruton Profile | Contact
Alternate Councilors
Term of office 2015-2017
Hal Harris Contact
Term of office 2017
Cristina DeMeo Contact
Term of office 2017-2019
Chris Spilling Contact
Steering Committee
Chair ex officio
Benjamin Barth Contact
Members ex officio
Natalie LaFranzo Contact
Joseph Ackerman Contact
Henry Rohrs Contact
Appointed members
Lisa Balbes Contact
Leah O’Brien Contact
Appointed at-large positions
Assistant Treasurer
Open
Parliamentarian
Lawrence Barton Contact
Registered Agent of the Corporation
David Haselbauer Contact
Investment Trustees
Appointed, serving as Chair
Hal Harris (2015-2017) Contact
Member ex officio
Jeff Cornelius Contact
Appointed members
Bruce Ritts (2015-2017) Contact
Bill Doub (2016-2018) Contact
Dave Garin (2017-2019) Contact
Audit Committee
Appointed, serving as Chair
Donna Friedman Contact
Appointed members
Bill Doub Contact
Jeff Cornelius Contact
Awards Committee
Chair

awards@stlacs.org

Mikhail Berezin Profile | Contact
Midwest Award
Jim O’Brien Contact
St Louis Award
John-Stephen Taylor Contact
St Louis Award Banquet
Keith Stine Contact
Awards Night
Leah O’Brien Contact
College Student Awards
Mike Hauser Contact
High School Teaching Award
Kathleen Dwyer Contact
Science Fair Coordinator
GSM Sundaram Contact
Chemical Science & Technology Award
David W Rhee Contact
Education Committee
Chair

education@stlacs.org

Susan Wiediger Profile | Contact
High School Chemistry Awards
Myron Reese Contact
High School Chemistry Contest
Myron Reese Contact
Chemistry Olympiad
Hal Harris Contact
Keith Stine Contact
Battle of the Burets
Kevin Tucker Contact
Mina Sumita Contact
Chemistry is pHun
Will Ridley Contact
Kids and Chemistry
Reni Joseph Contact
Undergraduate Research Symposium
Susan Wiediger Contact
Career Day
Jim O’Brien Contact
Keith Stine Contact
Professional Activities Committee
Chair

profact@stlacs.org

Brent Znosko Profile | Contact
Membership
Brent Znosko Contact
Media Response
Hal Harris Contact
Career Resources
Lisa Balbes Contact
Minority Affairs
Cynthia Chapple Contact
Women Chemists Committee
Cristina DeMeo Contact
Janet Wilking Contact
Governmental Affairs
Dave Garin Contact
Historian
Lawrence Barton Contact
Younger Chemists Committee
Chair

ycc@stlacs.org

Mathew Koebel Contact
Treasurer
open Contact
Assistant Treasurer
Benjamin Barth Contact
Media coordinator
Kathleen Chaffee Contact
Event coordinator
Open
Executive members
Bo Bi Contact
Eric Bruton Contact
Kathleen McGee Contact
Program Committee
Chair

program@stlacs.org

Dana Baum Profile | Contact
General Topics
Greg Wall Contact
Chromatography Discussion Group
Doug Malkin Contact
Education Topical Group
Mike Howe Contact
Mass Spectrometry Discussion Group
Henry Rohrs Contact
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Discussion Group
Mark Conradi Contact
Sophia Hayes Contact
Joel Garbow Contact
Organic Synthesis Discussion Group
Open (contact Committee Chair)
St Louis Award Symposium
TBA (contact Committee Chair)
Publicity & Public Relations Committee
Chair

pub@stlacs.org

Eric Ressner Profile | Contact
Webmaster/Mailing List Manager

webmaster@stlacs.org

Eric Ressner Contact
Public Outreach
Greg Wall Contact
Fundraising
Ted Gast Contact
Alexa Serfis Contact
Keith Stine Contact
Ben Outlaw Contact
Chemical Bond
Editor

editor@stlacs.org

Jeramia Ory Contact
Associate Editor

editor@stlacs.org

Eric Ressner Contact
Asst Editor/Advertising Manager

advmgr@stlacs.org

Keith Stine Contact
Business Manager

bizmgr@stlacs.org

Donna Friedman Contact
Special events and programs
National Chemistry Week
Greg Wall Contact
Chemical Progress Week
Open
Project SEED
Open
Banquet coordinator
Open
TIE contact
Frank Salter Contact