The WHA benefits from the service of members who contribute to various Standing Committees and Ad Hoc Committees. The Standing Committees are organized as either "Operations" or "Planning and Finance" as noted below.
Are you interested in serving on a committee or learning more? Contact the Chair of each Standing Committee to find out how you can participate or become active in the WHA!
Chairs of Standing Committees for Operations:
|Erika Pérez, University of Arizona, Interim Chair, Committee on Assault Response and Educational Strategies (CARES)|
|Ryan Booth, Washington State University, Chair, Membership Committee|
|Mary E. Mendoza, Penn State University, Chair, Committee on Race and the American West (CRAW)|
|Elyssa Ford, Northwest Missouri State University, Co-Chair, Public History Committee
Elizabeth Bass, Oklahoma Historical Society, Co-Chair, Public History Committee
|Lindsay Stallones Marshall, University of Oklahoma, Chair, Committee on Teaching and Public Education|
Rebecca Wingo, University of Cincinnati, Chair, Digital Scholarship Committee
Standing Committees for Planning and Finance:
Lynn Roper, WHA Treasurer, Chair, Financial Advisory Committee
2023 Program Committee:
2023 Local Arrangements Committee:
2024 Program Committee:
2024 Local Arrangements Committee:
2025 Program Committee:
2025 Local Arrangements Committee:
STANDING COMMITTEES FOR OPERATIONS
STANDING COMMITTEES FOR PLANNING AND FINANCE
Financial Advisory Committee
Lynn Roper, WHA Treasurer and Chair (2023)
William Deverell, WHA President (2023)
Steve Aron (2023)
Katherine Morrissey (2024)
2023 Program Committee
David Rouff, 2023 Program Committee Co-Chair
Stacey Smith, 2023 Program Committee Co-Chair
View the full 2023 Program Committee here!
2023 Local Arrangements
Steve Aron, 2023 LAC Chair
View the full 2023 Local Arrangements Committee here!
2024 Program Committee
Genevieve Carpio, 2024 Program Committee Co-Chair
Elizabeth Ellis, 2024 Program Committee Co-Chair
View the full 2024 Program Committee here!
2024 Local Arrangements
John Herron, 2024 LAC Co-Chair
View the full 2024 Local Arrangements Committee here!