Demographics Committee


Alice K. B. Monet, AAS Secretary
Alice K. B. Monet
AAS Secretary

History: Established 2010.

Members: Appointed by the AAS President

Charge: Determine what demographic data are useful to collect and maintain about the AAS membership and prepare analysis and reports to the Board of Trustees on such data as necessary. The committee will help develop their strategy in consultation with the AAS Membership Director; the first step is to review what demographic data already exist in the AAS membership database and its completeness.


Board of Trustees Liaison

Jane R. Rigby (She/Her/Hers)

Personal Capacity
Board Liaison

Term: Jun 2021 – Jun 2024

Committee Chair

Joy S. Nichols

Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian

Term: Jun 2023 – Jun 2024

Member, June 2021 - June 2023

Committee Members

Eric M. Schlegel

University of Texas, San Antonio

Term: Jun 2021 – Jun 2024

Lee Anne M. Willson (She/Her/Hers)

Iowa State University

Term: Jan 2024 – Dec 2024

Derek L. Buzasi

Florida Gulf Coast University

Term: Jun 2021 – Jun 2024

Rachel Ivie

American Association of Physics Teachers

Term: Jun 2018 – Dec 2025

Sabrina Stierwalt (She/Her/Hers)

Occidental College

Term: Jun 2023 – Jun 2024

Katy Rodriguez Wimberly (She/Her/Hers)

California State University, San Bernardino

Term: Jun 2023 – Jun 2024