2018 - 2019 IAS Board of Directors

The Iowa Academy of Science Board of Directors manages the affairs of the Academy. It engages the services of qualified individuals to assist in the proper execution of Academy activities including its mission to promote science research, science education, the public understanding of science, and to recognize excellence in these endeavors.
Members of the Board of Directors serve three year terms. The President-Elect assumes the office at the IAS Annual Meeting in April and serves one year before becoming President for one year followed by one year as Past President. The expiration year of Directors' terms are indicated in parenthesis. 


 Kata McCarville President Elect Upper Iowa University

Kata McCarville
President Elect
Upper Iowa University

 Debora Christensen, Ph.D. Director (2019) Drake University

Debora Christensen, Ph.D.
Director (2019)
Drake University

 Muhammad Spocter, Ph.D. Director (2020) Des Moines University  

Muhammad Spocter, Ph.D.
Director (2020)
Des Moines University
 

 Mary Skopec President Iowa Lakeside Laboratory

Mary Skopec
President
Iowa Lakeside Laboratory

 Lyn Countryman, Ph.D. Director (2019) University of Northern Iowa

Lyn Countryman, Ph.D.
Director (2019)
University of Northern Iowa

 Katie Goff Director (2021) Foth - Des Moines

Katie Goff
Director (2021)
Foth - Des Moines

 Paul Bartelt, Ph.D. Past President Waldorf University

Paul Bartelt, Ph.D.
Past President
Waldorf University

 Ryan Clark Director (2020) Iowa Geological Survey

Ryan Clark
Director (2020)
Iowa Geological Survey

 Joseph Nguyen, Ph.D. Director (2021) Mount Mercy University

Joseph Nguyen, Ph.D.
Director (2021)
Mount Mercy University