AES Officers and Committees


2017 AES BoG

Board of Governors and Committee Chairs met in New York

  • David W. Scheirman   President
  • Nadja Wallaszkovits   President Elect
  • Alex U. Case   Past President
  • Leslie Gaston-Bird   Vice President, Western Region, USA/Canada
  • Mike Porter   Vice President, Central Region, USA/Canada
  • Anthony Schultz   Vice President, Eastern Region, USA/Canada
  • Per Sjosten   Vice President, Northern Region, Europe
  • Thomas Görne   Vice President, Central Region, Europe
  • Ufuk Önen   Vice President, Southern Europe/Middle East/Africa Region
  • Cesar Lamschtein   Vice President, Latin American Region
  • Shusen Wang   Vice President, Asia-Pacific Region
  • Valerie Tyler   Secretary
  • Garry Margolis   Treasurer
  • Richard Wollrich   Treasurer Elect


  • Jim Anderson
  • Andres A. Mayo  
  • Masataka Nakahara
  • Agnieszka Roginska  
  • John Krivit
  • Kyle P. Snyder
  • Jonathan Wyner
  • Martha de Francisco

Committee Chairs

  • Bozena Kostek   Associate Editors, JAES Editor-in-Chief
  • John Krivit   Awards
  • Bill Foster   Conference Policy
  • Thomas Sporer & Richard Wollrich   Convention Policy
  • Kyle P. Snyder   Education
  • Brecht De Man, Nyssim Lefford   Education, vice chairs
  • Garry Margolis   Finance
  • Glenn Lorbecki   Financial Planning
  • Bill Wray & Gary Gottlieb   Historical
  • J.G. (Jay) McKnight   Historical, chair emeritus
  • Andres A. Mayo   Laws and Resolutions
  • Nadja Wallaszkovits   Laws and Resolutions, vice chair
  • Alex Case   Membership
  • Alex Case   Nominations
  • Joshua Reiss   Publications Policy
  • Anthony Schultz   Regions and Sections
  • Bruce Olson   Standards
  • Steve Hutt   Technical Council
  • Jürgen Herre, Michael Kelly & Bob Schulein   Technical Council, vice chairs
  • Christopher V. Freitag   Tellers


  • Bill Foster   Interim Executive Director
  • Chris Plunkett   Director of Operations
  • Bob Moses   Special Projects Manager
  • Robert Clyne   Marketing Manager
  • Graham Kirk   International Sales Manager
  • Frank Wells   Director of Communications
  • Bill McQuaide   Managing Editor of the Journal
  • Mary Ellen Ilich   Senior Editor of the Journal
  • Francis Rumsey   Consultant Technical Writer & Editor of the Journal
  • Lori Jackson   Membership Services, U.S./Canada/Latin America/Asia-Pacific
  • Sue Williams   Membership Services, Europe/Middle East/Africa
  • Richard Cabot   Standards Manager

More Information

Information on AES Technical Council and Committees

Information on Standards Committee officers, subcommittees, and working groups

Correspondence to AES officers and committee chairs should be addressed to them via the appropriate email form or via the society's international headquarters:

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