Board Member Assignments

Current Board Members

Director Kathryn Higley

FY2021 Assignments:
Annual Priority: D.1 Establish standing committee on radiation protection research and education.
Chapters: Cascade, Central Rocky Mountain, Columbia, Rio Grande, San Diego, Taiwan
Committees: Ad Hoc HPS Research Needs Committee, HP Title Protection, Nanotechnology
Sections: Environmental/Radon, Homeland Security and Emergency Response

FY2022 Assignments:
Annual Priority: D.1. Develop and implement a sustainable collaborative process to prioritize issues for Government and Agency Relations Team
Chapters: Cascade, Central Rocky Mountain, Columbia, Rio Grande, San Diego, Taiwan
Committees: Rad Protection Research and Education, HP Title Protection, Nanotechnology
Sections: Environmental/Radon, Homeland Security and Emergency Response

Director Jama D. VanHorne-Sealy

FY2021 Assignments:
Annual Priority: B.3 Increase number of submissions of HPS award nominations.
Chapters: Baltimore-Washington, Great Salt Lake, Greater New York, Northeastern New York, Virginia, Western New York
Committees: Ad Hoc IRPA 2024 Planning Task Force, Nominating, Student Support
Sections: Instrumentation, Military Health Physics

FY2022 Assignments:
Annual Priority: B.2 Increase number of members
Chapters: Atlanta, Baltimore-Washington, Connecticut, Great Salt Lake, Greater New York, Northeastern New York, Virginia, Western New York
Committees: Membership, Nominating, Student Support
Sections: Instrumentation, Military Health Physics

Director Latha Vasudevan

FY2020 Assignments:
Annual Priority: D.1 Develop additional meeting resources for local chapters. D.2 Better engage chapters to provide public education/outreach.
Chapters: Deep South, Northeastern New York, Northern California, State of Texas
Committees: Academic Education, International Collaboration, Science Support

FY2021 Assignments:
Annual Priority: D.2 Strengthen strategic relationships and partnerships with agencies, universities, labs, and industry groups.
Chapters: Deep South, Florida, Greater St. Louis, Northern California, State of Texas
Committees: Academic Education, International Collaboration, Science Support
Sections: AIRRS

FY2022 Assignments:
Annual Priority: D.2 Identify and implement tools Strengthen strategic relationships and partnerships with universities.
Chapters: Deep South, Florida, Greater St. Louis, Midwest, Northern California, State of Texas
Committees: Academic Education, International Collaboration, Intersociety Relations, Science Support
Sections: AIRRS, Medical Health Physics

Director Tim Taulbee

FY2020 Assignments:
Annual Priority: A.2 Utilize communication resources to engage members
Chapters: Buckeye, Cincinnati, Columbia, Hoosier, Western Pennsylvania
Committees: History, Public Information
Sections: Accelerator, Nonionizing, Power Reactor

FY2021 Assignments:
Annual Priority: B.2 Implement improvements to annual meetings that were pilot tested in FY2020.
Chapters: Buckeye, Cincinnati, Hoosier, Idaho, Western Pennsylvania
Committees: History, Program, AM Task Force, MY Task Force, Public Information
Sections: Nonionizing, Power Reactor

FY2022 Assignments:
Annual Priority: A.1. Improve quality and accessibility of HPS meetings; A.3. Continue video development for public education/outreach
Chapters: Buckeye, Cincinnati, Great Lakes, Hoosier, Idaho, Western Pennsylvania
Committees: History, Program, 2022 IRPA Regional Conference, 2022 AM Task Force, 2023 MY Task Force, Public Information
Sections: Nonionizing, Power Reactor

Director Mike Boyd

FY2022 Assignments:
Annual Priority: B.3. Improve interaction between Society Support Committee and Chapters/Sections
Chapters: Delaware Valley, Georgian Republic, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Central, Susquehanna Valley
Committees: Government Relations, Local Arrangements, IRPA16 (2024) Ad Hoc, Society Support
Sections: Decommissioning, Early Career

Director Adela Salame-Alfie

FY2022 Assignments:
Annual Priority: A.2. Implement and institutionalize hybrid continuing ed offerings
Chapters: East Tennessee, Mid-America, New England, Savannah River
Committees: Continuing Education, Professional Deveopment School, Standards, N13, N43
Sections: Accelerator, Homeland Security and Emergency Response

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