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Committees and Taskforces

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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

Josue De La Rosa, Chair
Jessica Holzberg, Associate Chair

Conference Committee

Mandy Sha, Chair
Kristen Olson, Associate Chair

Diversity Coordinating Committee

Dianne Rucinski, Chair

Education Committee

Allyson Holbrook, Chair
Rachel A. Caspar, Associate Chair

Executive Council

Nora Cate Schaeffer, President
Daniel Merkle, Vice President
David Dutwin, Past President

Membership & Chapter Relations Committee

Tamara Terry, Chair
Ipek Bilgen, Associate Chair

Nominations Committee

David Dutwin, Chair

Standard Definitions Committee

Ned English, Chair

Standards Committee

Rene Bautista, Chair
Timothy Triplett, Associate Chair

Transparency Initiative Coordinating Committee

AAPOR Awards Committees

AAPOR Award for Exceptionally Distinguished Achievement Cmte

AAPOR Public Service Award

Nicole C. Lee, Chair

Book Award Committee

Burns "Bud" Roper Fellow Award Committee

Inclusive Voices Award Committee

G. Evans Witt, Chair

Monroe G. Sirken Award Committee

Policy Impact Award Committee

Seymour Sudman Paper Award Committee

Kristen Olson, Chair

Student Travel Award Committee

Gina Walejko, Chair

WAPOR/AAPOR Janet A. Harkness Student Paper Award Committee

Warren J. Mitofsky Innovators Award Committee

G. Evans Witt, Chair

AAPOR Publications

Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology Oversight Cmte

David Dutwin, Co-Chair (AAPOR)
John L. Eltinge, Co-Chair (ASA)

Public Opinion Quarterly Advisory Committee

Survey Practice Advisory Committee

Ashley Amaya, Chair

AAPOR Ad-Hoc Committees and Task Forces

2020 Election Task Force

Joshua D. Clinton, Chair

AAPOR/WAPOR Task Force on Quality of Comparative Surveys

Ad Hoc Committee on Future of AAPOR Journals

Ad Hoc Committee on Sugging and Frugging

Timothy Triplett, Chair

Bylaws Review Ad-Hoc Committee

Mary Losch, Co-Chair (AAPOR)
Cliff Zukin, Co-Chair (AAPOR)

Code Review Ad-Hoc Committee

Stephanie Eckman, Chair

Data Fabrication Task Force

Mixed Mode Task Force

Kristen Olson, Co-Chair (AAPOR)
Jolene Smyth, Co-Chair (AAPOR)