2018-2019 TAS Board of Directors

Immediate Past President
Keith H. Pannell
Department of Chemistry
University of Texas El Paso
Phone:  915-747-5796
[email protected]

President
Alyx Frantzen
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Stephen F. Austin State University
1936 North Street
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962
Phone: 936.468.2338
[email protected]

President Elect
Shannon Hill
Department of Biology
McLennan Community College
1400 College Drive
Waco, TX 76708
Phone: 254-299-8188[email protected]

Vice President
Kathleen Wood
Department of Biology
Univ. of Mary Hardin-Baylor
UMHB Station Box 8432
Belton, TX 76513
Phone: 254-295-4214
[email protected]

Treasurer
Position is open

Coll. Acad. Counselor
Cathleen Early
Department of Biology
Univ. of Mary Hardin-Baylor
UMHB Station Box 8432
Belton, TX 76513
Phone: 254-295-5041
[email protected]

Coll. Acad. Co-Counselor
Karen Grant
Department of Biology
Univ. of Mary Hardin-Baylor
UMHB Station Box 8432
Belton, TX 76513
Phone: 254-295-4147
[email protected]

Chair, Board of Development
Position is open

2019-2021 Student Representative
Samantha Roe
University of Texas at Tyler
Tyler, TX 75799
[email protected]

2018-2020 Student Representative
Zuberi Ashraf
Department of Biology

Texas A&M University-Central Texas 
Killeen, TX 76549
[email protected]

Executive Secretary
Christopher Ritzi
Department of Biology
Sul Ross State University
Alpine, TX 79832
Tel (432) 837-8420
[email protected]

Corresponding Secretary
Marsha E. May
Department of Biology
Temple College
Phone: 512-965-6714
[email protected]

2020 Local Host
Alyx Frantzen
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Stephen F. Austin State University
1936 North Street
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962
Phone: 936.468.2338
[email protected]

Coordinator of Information Technology
Ricardo Bernal 
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Univ. of Texas at El Paso
500 West University Ave
El Paso, TX 79968
Phone: 915-747-6918
[email protected]

Graduate Academy Counselor  

Travis LaDuc
Curator of Herpetology
Biodiversity Collections
Department of Integrative Biology
University of Texas at Austin
10100 N. Burnet Road
PRC 176/R4000
Austin, TX 78758-4445
512-475-6339
[email protected]

Managing Editor of  TJS

Jason L. Locklin  
Department of Biology
Temple College
2600 South First St. - MBS Bldg
Temple, TX 76504 Phone: 806-291-1117
[email protected]

AAAS Representative
Sandra West Moody
Department of Biology
Texas State University
San Marcos, TX 78666-4616
Phone: 512-245-3360
[email protected]

AAAS  Representative
James Westgate
Department of Earth & Space Sciences
Lamar University
P.O. Box 10031
Beaumont, TX 77710
Phone:  409-880-7970
[email protected]

2019-2021 Academic Director

Brent Bill
University of Texas at Tyler
Tyler, TX 75799
Phone: 903-565-5883
[email protected]

2018-2020 Academic Director 
David E. Lemke 
Department of Biology
Texas State University
601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666
Phone:  512-245-3364
[email protected] 

Manuscript Editor of TJS
Kathryn E. Perez
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Edinburg, TX 78569
Phone:  254-968-9158
[email protected]

Junior Academy Counselor
Vince Schielack
Department of Mathematics
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX  77843
Phone: 979-845-7554
[email protected]

Jr. Academy Assoc Counselor
Nancy Magnussen
College of Science
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX 77843
Phone: 979-845-5587
[email protected]

2019-2021 Non-Academic Director
Ira Staehle
Veolia North America
6501 Trowbridge Dr, El Paso, TX 79905
[email protected]

2018-2021 Non-Academic Director   
June E. Wolfe III
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center
Temple, Texas 
Phone: 254.774.6016 
[email protected] 

Historian, TX Academy of Science
Raymond C. Mathews, Jr.
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
6729 Poncha Pass
Austin, TX 78749
Phone: 512-619-5462
[email protected]

Int’l Program Coordinator
Hugo A. Barrera-Saldaña
School of Medicine, Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon
Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, México
[email protected]
+52 (818) 329-4172 (UANL)
+52 (818) 123-8249 (Vitagenesis)