Committees of the A. K. Rice Institute

Executive Committee

Raymond Bakaitis, AKRI President

Annysa Polanco, Vice President

Yu-An Wang, Secretary

Gordon Strauss, Treasurer

Training & Certification Committee


 Board Development & Elections

Patrick Jean-Pierre, Chair

 Heidi Moser, AKRI Administrator




Conference Committee

Sarah Rosenbaum, Chair

Larry Penwell

Evangeline Sarda 

Director Development Committee

Leonard Levis, Acting Chair

Laurie Nisco

Jaime Romo

Nancy Wilson

Administrative Committee

TBD, Chair

Heidi Moser, AKRI Admin


Finance Committee

Gordon Strauss, Chair

Sheri-Ann Cowie

Xumei Wang

Amber Williams


Marketing Committee


Reparations Committee


Isabelle Reiniger

Minnie Tao

Janice Wagner

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International Cohort Group

Xumei Wang, Convener

Working Members:

Mette Buchman

Victor Gan

Bruce McFee