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American Association for Public Opinion Research

Committees and Taskforces

AAPOR has several committees that carry out a number of different functions for the association. Among them are the following committees. To learn more about them, click on the name of the committee below.

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AAPOR History Committee

Janice M. Ballou, Chair

Communications Committee

Sandra L. Bauman, Chair
Jennifer H. Childs, Associate Chair

Conference Committee

Jennifer Dykema, Chair
Trent D. Buskirk, Associate Chair

Education Committee

Sarah Cho, Chair
Brady T. West, Associate Chair

Executive Council

Roger Tourangeau, President
John D. Loft, Standards Chair
Andy Peytchev, Associate Standards Chair
Jennifer Dykema, Conference Chair
Trent D. Buskirk, Associate Conference Chair
Anna F. Wiencrot, Membership/Chapter Relations Chair
Morgan Earp, Associate Membership/Chapter Relations Chair
Sandra L. Bauman, Communications Chair
Jennifer H. Childs, Associate Communications Chair
Sarah Cho, Education Chair
Brady T. West, Associate Education Chair

Finance Committee

Allyson L. Holbrook, Chair
Janet L. Streicher, Associate Chair

Membership & Chapter Relations Committee

Anna F. Wiencrot, Chair
Morgan Earp, Associate Chair

Nominations Committee

Mollyann Brodie, Chair

Standard Definitions Committee

Tom W. Smith, Chair

Standards Committee

John D. Loft, Chair
Andy Peytchev, Associate Chair

Transparency Initiative Coordinating Committee

Ashley Kirzinger, Chair
Timothy Triplett, Chair

AAPOR Awards Committees

AAPOR Award for Exceptionally Distinguished Achievement Cmte

Roger Tourangeau, Chair

Book Award Committee

Nancy J. Belden, Chair

Burns "Bud" Roper Fellow Award Committee

Anna F. Wiencrot, Chair
Morgan Earp, Associate Chair

Policy Impact Award Committee

Mollyann Brodie, Chair

Seymour Sudman Paper Award Committee

Trent D. Buskirk, Chair

Student Travel Award Committee

Anna F. Wiencrot, Chair
Morgan Earp, Associate Chair

WAPOR/AAPOR Janet A. Harkness Student Paper Award Committee


Warren J. Mitofsky Innovators Award Committee

Richard Morin, Chair

AAPOR Publications

Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology Oversight Cmte

Ting Yan, Chair

Public Opinion Quarterly Advisory Committee

Robert Y. Shapiro, Chair

Survey Practice Advisory Committee

Robert L. Santos, Chair

AAPOR Ad-Hoc Committees and Task Forces

Data Fabrication Task Force

Jill Montaquila DeMatteis, Co-Chair (AAPOR)
Linda Young, Co-Chair (ASA)

Future of General Population Telephone Surveys in the U.S.


Improving Survey Climate Task Force

Peter V. Miller, Chair

Pre-Election Polling Task Force

Courtney Kennedy, Chair

Public Opinion Ad-Hoc Committee