AMS Election Information

The results for the election of the 2019 AMS President-Elect (President in 2020) and Council are now in. The elected leaders of AMS are shown here.*  AMS congratulates all of the winners, and we thank all of the candidates who ran for their commitment to AMS and their ongoing service to the weather, water, and climate community.

The AMS Nominating Committee welcomes recommendations from the membership of candidates for President-Elect and Council each year, which will be considered as that slate is prepared. Such recommendations will be most helpful if they are sent to the Nominating Committee by the end of December and are in the form of a 1-page letter describing the proposed candidate’s background and qualifications.

 

2019 President-Elect

Mary M. Glackin
Mary M. Glackin

As the AMS enters its second century, the need to promote the best science to serve society is arguably stronger than it has ever been. To meet this need, the AMS must continue to evolve in three key areas...

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New Council Members for 2019

Academic Sector

Kristie Ebi*
Kristie Ebi*

The coming decades will be characterized by multiple, interacting challenges associated with climate variability and change...

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W. James Steenburgh
W. James Steenburgh

I believe that AMS plays a critical role in advancing our profession by bringing together...

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Government Sector

Wayne Higgins
Wayne Higgins

I want our world-class organization to thrive so that it can continue to serve future generations of scientists...

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Kim Klockow-McClain
Kim Klockow-McClain

I feel strongly that our Society must develop and maintain strong connections with external groups...

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Private Sector

Erica A. Grow
Erica A. Grow

I am concerned about the increased animosity the scientific community is facing...

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*In addition to those elected by the membership, the Council selected a "Fifth Councilor" as per Article VII of the AMS Constitution.