ARPAS Committees

Ethics Committee

Member
Term Expires
William “Randy” Walker, IA, Midwest Director, Chair
Chris Dei, CA
2019
Will Seymour, VA
2019
Robert Coleman, KY
2020
Patty Cardoso, IL
2020
Michael Edmonds, IA
2021
Mark McGuire, ID
2021

Membership Committee

Member
Term Expires
Heidi Rossow, CA, Western Director, Chair
Fernando Vazquez, SD
2018
Cathy Bandyk, FL
2019
Gabriella Acetoze, CA
2019
Nancy Irlbeck, WA
2020
Brittany Howell, KS
2020
Phil Modesitt, TX
2021
Staci Tsang, CA
2021

Publications Committee

Member
Term Expires
Mark Wagner, PA, Northeast Director
2019
Daniel Benz, MD
2019
Ron Lemenager, IN
2019
Thomas Hickley, VT
2020
Lance Baker, TX
2020
Dana Schoenbaum, PA
2021
Sergio Soto-Navarro, NM
2021

Professional Relations Committee

Member
Term Expires
Ryon Walker, LA, Southern Director, Chair
2018
Jenny Jennings, TX
2018
Robert Wells, OK
2018
Daniel Rivera, MS
2019
Phillip Lancaster, FL
2019
Douglas Hufstedler, OK
2020
Judson Vasconcelos, NJ
2020
Mark Branine, CO
2021
Lawson Spicer, CA
2021

Program Committee

Member
Term Expires
Jeff DeFrain, KS
2018
John Bernard, GA
2019
Andy Cole, TX
2020
Mo Backke, KY, Secretary
Dana Tomlinson, VA, Treasurer
Kenneth Cummings, NJ, ARPAS Executive Vice-President

Nominating Committee

Member
Term Expires
Jack Garrett, CO, Chair
2018
Bob Wettemann, OK
2019
Jeff DeFrain, KS, Chair
2020
John Bernard, GA
2020
Andy Cole
2020

Examining Board

Member
Term Expires
Steve Schmidt, AL, Chair
Aquaculture (OPEN)
2020
James Oltjen, CA (Beef Cattle)
2020
Ryan Yamka, NJ (Companion Animals)
2020
Larry Chase, NY (Dairy Cattle)
2020
Nar Gurung, AL (Goats)
2020
Richard Godbee, AZ (Horse)
2020
Laboratory Animals (OPEN)
2020
Phillip Smith, AR (Poultry)
2020
Ken Coffey, AR (Sheep)
2020
Donald Levis, NE (Swine)
2020
Kai Aryana, LA (Dairy Product Science)
2020
Christy Bratcher, AL (Meat Science)
2020
Gregory Martin, PA (Poultry Product Science)
2020

Foundation Committee

Member
Term Expires
Jack Garrett, Chair
2018
Andy Cole, TX
2019
Dana Tomlinson, ARPAS Treasurer
Kenneth Cummings, ARPAS Executive Vice-President
John Bernard, ARPAS President

Editorial Board

Wayne Kellogg, Editor-in-Chief, Chair
2018
David Beede, Editor-in-Chief
2021
Stacey Gunter, Associate Editor
Andy Cole, Associate Editor
2018
Eric van Heugten, Associate Editor
2020
John K. Bernard, President
Glen Aiken
John Arthington
2018
Mark Branine
2018
Ryan Reuter
2018
Kayanush Aryana
2019
Geoffrey Cochrane
2019
Mauricio Elzo
2019
Richard Godbee
2019
Pablo Gregoini
2019
Adam Shreck
2019
Lawson Spicer
2019
Mark Crowe
2019
Marit Arana
2020
Micahel Gadberry
2020
Jenny Jennings
2020
Alois Kertz
2020
Guillermo Ortiz-Colon
2020
John Richeson
2020