Regulatory Ombud Subcommittee

 

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Region I (AK, ID, OR, WA)
Catherine Creason (Student Issues)
South Seattle College

 
David Brandt (Scholar Issues)
Portland State University

 
Region II (AZ, CO, KS, MT, NE, NM, UT, WY)
Stacey Buchman (Student Issues)
University of Arizona
Courtney Luque Jacobson (Scholar Issues)
Northern Arizona University

 
Region III (AR, LA, OK, TX)
Grace Semple-Paul (Student Issues)
University of Houston

 
Federico Rodriguez (Scholar Issues)
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

 
Region IV (IA, MN, MO, ND, SD)
Ban Faris (Student Issues)
Winona State University

 
Becky Zama (Scholar Issues)
Iowa State University

 
Region V (IL, MI, WI)
Hersh Sisodia (Student Issues)
Michigan State University

 
Bob White (Scholar Issues)
Masuda, Funai, Eifert & Mitchell, LTD

 
Region VI (IN, KY, OH)
Darrin Eaton (Student Issues)
Indiana University

 
Marcus Hammack (Scholar Issues)
Purdue University

 
Region VII (AL, FL, GA, MS, NC, PR, SC, TN, U.S. Virgin Islands)
Regina George (Student Issues)
The University of South Alabama

 
Marisa Atencio (Scholar Issues)
Georgia Institute of Technology

 
Region VIII (DE, DC, MD, PA, VA, WV)
Michelle Massey (Student Issues)
University of Maryland, Baltimore County

 
Zoe Guy (Scholar Issues)
The Pennsylvania State University

 
Region X (NJ, NY)
Claire Rehbock (Student Issues)
Columbia University

 
Lorraine Luciano-McKeon (Scholar Issues)
Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences

 
Region XI (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT)
Shannon Gerber (Student Issues)
University of Massachusetts Boston

 
Amanda Doran (Scholar Issues)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 
Region XII (CA, HI, NV)
Erin Skelly (Student Issues)
University of California-Berkley

 
Matthew Loehrer (Scholar Issues)
University of California San Francisco
 
Subcommittee Chair
Carol Holz
University of Alaska Fairbanks