Committees

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee comprises the Chairperson, the Vice Chairperson, the President, and three additional members, all elected by the Electorate. The responsibilities of the Executive Committee include coordination of activities, meetings, and workshops, educational and outreach programs, and coordination with the Grand Challenge programs. At all meetings of the Executive Committee, the presence of a simple majority of its members then in office shall constitute a quorum for the transaction of business. The Chairs of the Facilities Committee and the Infrastructure Committee serve as non-voting advisors on the Executive Committee.

Andy Campbell

Andy Campbell

Chair (2018-2021)
University of Chicago
Przemyslaw Dera

Przemyslaw Dera

Vice Chair (2017-2020)
University of Hawaii
Anat Shahar

Anat Shahar

Member (2018-2021)
Geophysical Lab
Tom Sharp

Tom Sharp

Member (2019-2022)
Arizona State University
Heather Watson

Heather Watson

Member (2019-2022)
Union College

Facilities Committee

This committee oversees the community facility program. It will evaluate the effectiveness of the service delivered by the community facilities. It will coordinate between facilities (such as between beamlines) so as to maximize the community’s effectiveness in using these facilities. This committee will consider the community’s needs and recommend changes in the levels of support of all possible community facilities. It will formulate policies for evaluation of user proposals for accessing COMPRES community facilities.

Mark Rivers

Mark Rivers

Chair (2018-2021)
University of Chicago
Alisha Clark

Alisha Clark

Member (2019-2022)
University of Colorado, Boulder
Lowell Miyagi

Lowell Miyagi

Member (2018-2021)
University of Utah
Chris Seagle

Chris Seagle

Member (2018-2021)
Sandia National Labs
June Wicks

June Wicks

Member (2019-2022)
Johns Hopkins University

Education Outreach Infrastructure and Development Committee

This committee is formed review infrastructure development projects that are supported by the Organization. It has the responsibility to assure that these projects serve the needs of the community. The committee will recommend whether a project should continue or not, and what changes are needed to better meet the needs of the community. It will also evaluate proposals by the community for new development projects and make recommendations concerning funding.

Susannah Dorfman

Susannah Dorfman

Chair (2017-2020)
Michigan State University
Bethany Chidester

Bethany Chidester

Member (2019-2022)
University of California, Davis
Zach Gabelle

Zach Gabelle

Member (2019-2022)
Carnegie Institution for Science, Geophysical Laboratory
Lars Hansen

Lars Hansen

Member (2019-2022)
University of Minnesota
Jin Zhang

Jin Zhang

Member (2017-2020)
University of New Mexico

Student Committee

Junjie "JJ" Dong

Junjie Dong

Chair (2019-2020)
Harvard University
Claire Zurkowski

Claire Zurkowski

Vice Chair (2019-2020)
University of Chicago
Sabrina Tecklenburg

Sabrina Tecklenburg

Member (2019-2020)
Stanford University
Hong Yang

Hong Yang

Member (2019-2020)
Stanford University