AMS Leadership


Bradley R. Colman

AMS President

Anjuli Bamzai

AMS President Elect
President: 2024–2025


Executive Director

Stella Kafka

AMS Executive Director


AMS Executives

    Stephanie Armstrong

    Associate Executive Director
    617-227-2426, ext. 3906

    Paul A. T. Higgins

    Associate Executive Director

    202-737-9032, ext. 9818

    Andrea Mancinelli

    Chief Financial Officer


    Brian D. Papa

    Associate Executive Director

    617-227-2425, ext. 3938


AMS Council

The Council is the principal governing body of the Society. It consists of the elective officers, the last two Past Presidents, and 15 other voting members of the Society, each elected for a three-year term, with one-third retiring each year. Councilors are eligible for reelection but not to consecutive terms. The Executive Director and Secretary–Treasurer shall be members of the Council ex-officio and without the power to vote.


Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is composed of the President, who shall be the Chair, the President-Elect, who shall be the Vice Chair, the two most immediate Past Presidents, and two additional members of the Council other than those named above, who shall be elected by majority vote of the Council, one each year for a term of two years. It is the executive arm of the Council, reporting to the Council and conducting the affairs of the Society within the limits of the powers conferred on it by the Council.