The slate of 2012-2013 candidates for COMJIG's leadership has been announced by the interest group's Nominating Committee.
During the annual meeting in Chicago, current vice head John Hatcher (Minnesota-Duluth) will succeed to head of COMJIG and Joe Marren (Buffalo) will become past head.
Members present during the annual meeting will vote on the following slate of candidates for the Executive Committee:
- Vice head/programming: Eileen Gilligan, SUNY-Oswego
- Research chair: Dianne Garyantes, Rider
- PF&R chair: Al Cross, Kentucky
- Teaching standards chair: Andrea Frantz, Buena Vista
- Secretary/membership: Dana Coester, West Virginia
Nominations for any of the positions may also be made by members during the meeting.
The Nominating Committee consists of two members, one elected during the annual meeting and one appointed by COMJIG's head. The 2011-2012 Nominating Committee consists of Past Head Andris Straumanis (Wisconsin-River Falls) and Hans Meyer (Ohio). Meyer is seeking re-election to the committee for the following year.
COMJIG's annual meeting is scheduled at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, during the AEJMC Conference in the Chicago Marriott Downtown.