Executive Council & Committees

Jessica Kelliher

Position title: Co-President

Shane McMahon

Position title: Co-President

James Romero-Masters

Position title: Vice President; Co-Chair Diversity & Inclusion

Mark Zierden

Position title: Treasurer

Erin Garcia

Position title: Secretary

Sobhika Agarwala

Position title: Communications Director

Liza Chang

Position title: Badger Buddies Committee Chair

Anahid Ebrahimi

Position title: Co-Chair Diversity & Inclusion

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Diversity and Inclusion Committee

Anahid Ebrahimi* – Mechanical Engineering

James Romero-Masters* – Oncology

Alyssa Adams – Genomics Center

Dave Hyman – Space Science & Engineering

Emma Brandt – Cell & Regenerative Biology

Hannah Martin – Comparative Biosciences

Justine Walden – Humanities Institute for Research

Liza Chang – Wisconsin Institute for Science Education and Community Engagement (WISCIENCE)

Shane McMahon – Neuroscience

Hector Burgos-Robles – Medical Microbiology and Immunology

Jessica Kelliher – Medical Microbiology and Immunology

*Co-Chairs

2020 Postdoc Symposium Committee

Ali Deatsch* – Medical Physics-SMPH

Alyssa Adams* – Bacteriology-CIBM

Cara Moravec* – Genetics-CALS

*Committee Co-Chairs

Badger Buddies Committee

Liza Chang (Chair) – Wisconsin Institute for Science Education and Community Engagement (WISCIENCE)

Hector Burgos-Robles – Medical Microbiology and Immunology

Daniel Radecki – Comparative Biosciences

 

Future of Research - Satellite Meeting Committee

Teal Potter* – Plant Pathology

Mark Zierden* – Entomology

Kayley Janssen – Biochemistry

Jessica Kelliher – Medical Microbiology and Immunology

Jamie Larson – SMPH-Geriatrics

Geovanna Rodriquez – Waisman Center

Alexander Dzyuba – Center for Healthy Minds

Daniel Radecki – SVM-Comparative Biosciences

Juan Pablo Ruiz Villalobos – FoR Liason-CIMER

* denotes committee co-chairs

Emeritus Members

Hector Burgos-Robles – President 2019-2020

Daniel Z. Radecki – Vice President 2017-2018; President 2018-2019

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Executive Council Alumni

The current UWPA is continually evolving and growing upon the efforts put forth by its former executive council members, listed below.  Many spent time in various officer positions.  Others attended meetings regularly and contributed to UWPA leadership in other capacities.  We are extremely grateful for their contributions.