AIA Committees

Executive Committee

Overseeing Officer: Laetitia La Follette, President

Chair: Laetitia La Follette, ex officio

Staff Liaison: Samantha Austin,

The Executive Committee was established by the Governing Board in 1984 to “exercise all the power and authority of the Governing Board in between meetings of the Governing Board.” The Committee has 12 members: the President, First Vice President, Vice President for Cultural Heritage, Vice President for Research and Academic Affairs, Vice President for Societies, Vice President for Outreach and Education, Treasurer, and Executive Director (all of whom shall serveĀ ex officio), and four Trustees, at least one of whom must be an Academic Trustee. The Trustees will be appointed to the Executive Committee by the President on an annual basis, and take office immediately after the Council Meeting in January. The Committee meets via conference call between meetings of the Governing Board.

Terms run from the date of Council at the start year to the date of Council at the end year. For this year, that is January 10, 2021 to January 7, 2022.


Elizabeth S. Greene, ex officio

Brian Daniels, ex officio

Laura Rich , ex officio

Thomas Tartaron, ex officio

Sabrina Higgins, ex officio

David Adam, ex officio

Rebecca King, ex officio

Joost Blom, (2021-2022) Term 1

Thomas Carpenter, (2021-2022) Term 3

Monica Smith, (2021-2022) Term 1

Maria Vecchiotti, (2021-2022) Term 3

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