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Staff Directory

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Todd Osman
Executive Director

J. Ardie (Butch) Dillen
Director of Finance and Administration

Damon Dozier
Director of Government Affairs

Eileen M. Kiley
Director of Programs

Michele L. Feder
Associate Director of Engagement


Brooke Baker
Meetings Project Manager

Marla Boots
Senior Technical Program Administrator

Bob Braughler
Digital Media Manager

Karen Colson
Communications and Engagement Coordinator

Susan Dittrich
Editorial Associate

Amanda Edmiston
Programs Administrative Assistant

Sandy Forrest
Human Resource and Finance Administrator

Mary Frankovich
Editorial Assistant

Stephanie Gabborin
Graphic Designer

Frank Gordon
Technical Support Analyst

Erin Hasinger
Communications Manager

Suzanne Hite
Production Coordinator, MRS Bulletin

Jonathan Huttner
Manager of Information Technology  

Michelle Judt
Senior Member Services/Operations Associate

Ellen Kracht
Senior Publications Manager

Debbie Kriss
Meetings Project Manager

Natalie Larocco
Community Engagement Coordinator

Jenny MacBeth
Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Paula Mahar
Senior Member Services/Operations Associate

Judy Meiksin
Managing & Content Editor, MRS Bulletin

Erin Moore
Technical Program Administrator

Robin Nazaruk
Operations Associate

Chelsea Nine
Associate Accountant

Lisa Oldham
Technical Editor, MRS Bulletin

Beth Powell
Senior Meetings and Exhibits Manager

Gopal Rao
Chief Editor for Technical Content

Lorri A. Smiley

Student Engagement and Awards Administrator

Mallory Starr
Accounting Manager

Sandra Thompson

Meetings Assistant

Leslie Truver
Journals Editorial Assistant

Kris Uher

Governance Administrator

Staff Listings by Department

Executive Director—Todd M. Osman

Kris Uher—Governance Administrator

Director of Programs—Eileen M. Kiley

Beth Powell—Senior Meetings and Exhibits Manager
Brooke Baker—Meetings Project Manager
Debbie Kriss—Meetings Project Manager
Marla Boots—Senior Technical Program Administrator
Erin Moore—Technical Program Administrator
Sandra Thompson—Meetings Assistant

Ellen Kracht—Senior Publications Manager
Susan Dittrich—Editorial Associate
Mary Frankovich– Editorial Assistant
Leslie Truver—Journals Editorial Assistant

Erin Hasinger—Communications Manager
Karen Colson—Communications and Engagement Coordinator
Jenny MacBeth—Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Stephanie Gabborin—Graphic Designer  

Amanda Edmiston—Programs Administrative Assistant

Chief Editor for Technical Content—Gopal Rao

Judy Meiksin—Managing & Content Editor, MRS Bulletin
Lisa Oldham—Technical Editor, MRS Bulletin
Suzanne Hite—Editorial Assistant, MRS Bulletin

Director of Finance and Administration—Butch Dillen

Sandy Forrest—Human Resource and Finance Administrator

Jonathan Huttner—Manager of Information Technology  
Frank Gordon—Technical Support Analyst
Robin Nazaruk—Operations Associate

Mallory Starr—Accounting Manager
Chelsea Nine—Associate Accountant
Michelle Judt—Senior Member Services/Operations Associate
Paula J. Mahar—Senior Member Services/Operations Associate

Associate Director of Engagement—Michele L. Feder

Bob Braughler—Digital Media Manager
Natalie Larocco—Community Engagement Coordinator

Director of Government Affairs—Damon Dozier

Lorri A. Smiley—Student Engagement and Awards Administrator