Election of Officers

Nominating Committee Seeking Board Nominations

It is important that the CRS's Board is representative of our membership as a whole. Diversity, inclusive of gender, ethnicity, institution and research specialty can only be achieved when members actively participate in the success of the organization. We encourage you to nominate and elect members who will support and foster the mission and vision of CRS.

How to Nominate

Nominations for 2020 Board Members must be submitted to Nominating Committee no later than December 28, 2019 11:59 pm ET 

Open Positions:

  • President-Elect
  • Secretary 
  • Treasurer-Elect
  • Director-at-Large (2)


Ballots will be sent no later than May 2020 via e-blast to current members and close on 20 May 2020. Election results to be announced 31 May 2020. The newly elected officers will take office at the close of the Annual Meeting. 

2020 Nominating Committee 

  • Chair, Maria Jose Alonso
  • Board Liaison, Yvonne Perrie
  • Nicholas Peppas
  • Ronald Smith
  • Ick Chan Kwon
  • Christine Allen
  • Danyi Quan