Officer Directory 2016-2017 IFT Student Association Board of Directors

2016 - 2017 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Elected Officers (Voting)

President
Matt Teegarden
Matt Teegarden
The Ohio State University

Central Atlantic Rep
Kelsey Kanyuck
Kelsey Kanyuck
North Carolina State University

North Central Area Rep
Abbie Hohman
Abbie Hohman
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

South Central Area Rep
Seth Ellsworth
Seth Ellsworth
University of Arkansas

 

President-Elect
Morgan Van Staden
Morgan Von Staden
Mississippi State University

Midwest Area Rep
Emily Mayhew
Emily Mayhew
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Pacific Northwest Area Rep
Praveena Thirunathan
Praveena Thirunathan
University of British Columbia

Southeast Area Rep
Eric Ewald
Eric Ewald
Clemson University

 

Past President
Amy DeJong
Amy DeJong
University of Wisconsin, Madison

North Atlantic Area Rep
William Dixon
William Dixon
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Pacific Southwest Area Rep
Michelle Ecarma
Michelle Ecarma
California State Polytechnic University Pomona

Vice Presidents (Non-Voting)

VP of Marketing
Amadeus Ahnan
Amadeus Driando Ahnan
University of Massachusetts Amherst

VP of Membership Experiences/ EIL Chair
John Gleeson
John Gleeson
University College Dublin

VP of Competitions
Jaime Savitz
Jaime Savitz
Boston University

 

VP of IFT Relations
Brenda Margolies
Brenda Margolies
Cornell University

VP of Development and Communications
Elizabeth Clark
Elizabeth Clark
Virginia Tech

 

Advisor (3 Year Term)
Craig Sherwin
Craig Sherwin
Nozozymes

IFT Staff Liaison (Unlimited Term)
Anna Ylijoki
Anna Ylijoki
Institute of Food Technologists

Directors

Finance

Fun Run Chair
Vidita Deshpand
Vidita K Deshpande
Utah State University

Competitions

Chapter of the Year
Nicole Gaudino
Nicole Gaudino
Iowa State University

College Bowl
Elliott McDowell
Elliott McDowell
Pennsylvania State University

Developing Solutions for Developing Countries
Janam Pandya
Janam Pandya
University of Massachusetts Amherst

 

Disney/IFTSA Product Development
Alexandra Kuechel
Alexandra Kuechel
University of Minnesota

Thesis Video
Abbey Theil
Abbey Thiel
University of Wisconsin, Madison

 

IFTSA & Mars Product Development
Andrew Elder
Andrew Elder
Pennsylvania State University

Undergraduate Research
Helene Mecate
Helene Mecate
California State Polytechnic University Pomona