Officer Directory 2017-2018 IFT Student Association Board of Directors

2017 - 2018 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Elected Officers (Voting)

President
Morgan Van Staden
Morgan Von Staden
Mississippi State University

VP of Chapter Engagement
Kelsey Kanyuck
Kelsey Kanyuck
University of Birmingham

VP of Membership Engagement
Nayara Luna Guzman
Nayara Luna Guzman
Cornell University

VP of Competitions
Katie Williamson
Katie Williamson
The Ohio State University

Advisor (3 Year Term)
Craig Sherwin
Craig Sherwin
Novozymes

 

President-Elect
Elizabeth Clark
Elizabeth Clark
Virginia Tech

VP of Volunteer Development
Vidita K Deshpande
Vidita K Deshpande
Utah State University

VP of Digital and Social Media
Meredith Myers
Meredith Myers
The Ohio State University

Member at Large
Oluwafemi Adebo
Oluwafemi Adebo
University of Johannesburg

IFT Staff Liaison (Unlimited Term)
Amy Clarke Sievers
Amy Clarke Sievers
Institute of Food Technologists

 

Past President
Matt Teegarden
Matt Teegarden
The Ohio State University

Member at Large
Elizabeth Brown
Elizabeth Brown
Virginia Tech

Member at Large
Irma Catalina De Anda Lobo
Irma Catalina De Anda Lobo
Tecnológico de Monterrey Campus Monterrey

Member at Large
Seth Ellsworth
Seth Ellsworth
University of Arkansas

 

Area Meeting Chairs

Central Atlantic
Mary DiMambro
University of Maryland

North Central Area
Hannah Hercher
University of Missouri - Columbia

Southeast Area
Carter Reed
University of Georgia

 

Midwest Area
Megan Lu & Ayna Aurora
The Ohio State University

Pacific Northwest Area
Minghao Li
Utah State University

South Central Area
Maritza Sirren
Texas A&M University

 

North Atlantic Area
Behrouz Tilyayev & Carolyn Chin
McGill University

Pacific Southwest Area
Christopher Craddock
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

 

Competitions Chairs

Chapter of the Year
Michelle Ecarma
Califronia State Polytechnic University Pomona

IFTSA & Mars Product Development
Jennifer Zornajak
Virginia Tech

Undergraduate Research
Sam Van Wees
University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

College Bowl
Nicole Gaudino
Iowa State University

Smart Snacks for Kids Product Development
Marie Lawton
Cornell University

 

Developing Solutions for Developing Countries
Janam Pandya
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Thesis Video
Adiguna Bahari
University of Georgia