Fatma Pir Cakmak, Chemistry
The main contact person for this chapter both within Penn State and outside the university.
May be responsible for presiding over meetings, notifying the membership of upcoming meetings and events,appointing heads of committees, ex-officio a member of all committees, keeping contact with their work to the extent that may be advisable.
May authorize the withdrawal of funds for the treasury for the payment of obligations incurred by the chapter for such other purposes as the Executive Committee may approve, respond to the GWIS email alias, and conduct the activities of GWIS with consent of the membership.
The President shall serve for a term of one (1) academic year, and until his/her successor has taken office.
Nicole Famularo, Chemistry
May organize and run elections (unless the Vice President is running for office), authorize the withdrawal of funds, assist the President with correspondence duties, and assume the duties of the President when absent.
May be responsible for membership issues including recruitment, social events such as the Brown Bag Discussion series, and concerns of the membership.
If the President leaves office, the Vice President is expected to assume the presidential duties and an election will be held to fill the Vice Presidential position or the Presidential position if the Vice President decides not to permanently assume the position.
The Vicepresident/President-elect shall serve for a term of one (1) academic year, and until his/her successor has taken office.
Santina Cruz, Chemistry
May be responsible for the finances of GWIS including depositing revenue from membership dues and the Voices conference.
May record up-to-date membership lists and reimburse costs for various GWIS events.
May make a full account at each annual business meeting and on request at other meetings, (the accounts shall be audited annually), complete and submit the IRS form 990-N annually.
The Treasurer must be actively involved in all major financial decisions, fundraising and budget requests.
Karly Regan, Entomology
May collect all information generated by the organization and make it accessible to all GWIS members
May organize meetings and book rooms for events
May take minutes at all meetings, distribute them to the membership, and keep a current membership list
Karen Kemirembe, Entomology
Shall maintain the GWIS website
Help select the advertisement intern
Shall announce all GWIS events to the list serve and Penn State Community
Shall keep events updated in GWIS calendar
Latisha Franklin, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Hayley Knox, Chemistry
Anna Tremblay, Anthropology
Catherine Herzog, Biology
Matt Fares, Chemistry
Xiaoheng Cheng, Molecular, Cellular, and Integrative Biosciences
Kyra Murrell, Chemistry
Alicia Altemose, Chemistry
Kelsey M. Schlegel, Chemistry
Jennifer Miller, Chemistry
Women in STEM Week
Kirsten Saige Kelmelis, Anthropology
Joseph Dawson, Chemistry
Kathleen Krist, Chemistry
Jenna Reeger, Plant Biology
Kathleen O’Rourke, Chemistry
Yvette Richardson, email@example.com
Professor of Meteorology & Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education, College of EMS
Kathleen Brown, firstname.lastname@example.org
Professor of Plant Stress Biology, Plant Science Department