Constitution and By-Laws

Executive Board

2020-2021

President:  Nahla Bassil
1st Vice-President:  Ksenija Gasic
2nd Vice-President: Patrick Conner
Past President: Marvin Pritts
Secretary: Todd Einhorn
Treasurer:  Ed Hellman
Resident Agent:  Wes Autio (Massachusetts)
Editor of The Journal of the American Pomological Society:  Rich Marini
At Large Members:

  • Amaya Atucha (2018-2021)
  • Tom Kon (2019-2022)
  • Mercy Olmstead (2020-2023)

Advisory Committee

2017-2020

  • Brent Black (Utah State University, Logan, UT)
  • Gina Fernandez (North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC)
  • David Karp (UC Riverside, Riverside, CA)
  • Ioannis Minas (Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO)
  • Sara Serra (Washington State University, Wenatchee, WA)

2018-2021

  • Dario Chavez (University of Georgia, Griffin, GA)
  • Greg Lang (Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI)
  • Savithri Nambeesan (University of Georgia, Athens, GA)
  • Tripti Vashisth (University of Florida, Lake Alfred, FL)
  • Dwight Wolfe (University of Kentucky, Princeton, KY)

2019-2022

  • Jill Bushakra (USDA-ARS, Corvallis, OR)
  • Essie Fallahi (University of Idaho, Parma, ID)
  • Megan Muehlbauer (Rutgers University Extension, Flemington, NJ)
  • Mike Parker (North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC)
  • Shengrui Yao (New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM)

Chairs of Standing Committees

Editorial Board Membership Nominations
Penny Perkins-Veazie Kirk Pomper Michele Warmund
Wilder Medal Awards Chad Finn Ambassador Award U.P. Hedrick Award
Brent Black Gina Fernandez Essie Fallahi
Shepard Award Registration of Fruit and Nut Cultivars Website Chair
Fumi Takeda Ksenija Gasic and John Preece Mercy Olmstead