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.

abby kavner

Abby Kavner

Chair (2015-2018)
University of California, Los Angeles
Przemyslaw Dera

Przemyslaw Dera

Vice Chair (2017-2020)
University of Hawaii
Steve Jacobsen

Steve Jacobsen

Member (2015-2018)
Northwestern University
Baosheng Li

Baosheng Li

Member (2016-2019)
Stony Brook University
Jie (Jackie) Li

Jie (Jackie) Li

Member (2016-2019)
University of Michigan

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 (2015-2018)
University of Chicago
Bin Chen

Bin Chen

Member (2015-2018)
University of Hawaii
Arianna Gleason

Arianna Gleason

Member (2016-2019)
LANL/Stanford University

Anne Pommier

Member (2016-2019)
Scripps, UC San Diego
Sang-Heon Dan Shim

Sang-Heon Dan Shim

Member (2015-2018)
Arizona State 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
Jiuhua Chen

Jiuhua Chen

Member (2016-2019)
Florida International University
Gabriel Gwanmesia

Gabriel Gwanmesia

Member (2016-2019)
Delaware State University
Joe Smyth

Joe Smyth

Member (2016-2019)
Univeristy of Colorado
Jin Zhang

Jin Zhang

Member (2017-2020)
University of New Mexico