Nomination Committee/2023 Nominations and Ballot

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Each year, ESIP conducts elections of its officers, committee chairs and Administrative Committee members. We are at the time of year when we begin accepting nominations for the following positions which are elected ESIP-wide: (multiple nominees for a position are welcome and encouraged).

Incumbents in a position are indicated by (i) following their name. Nominations will be accepted through May 31st, 2023. Send nominations (self-nomination is encouraged) to

Candidates statements about their candidacy will be posted on this site.

Position descriptions are available at the links for each position below. (Click on each Position to view its description and Committee's role)



  • Denise Hills

Vice President

  • Douglas Rao

Governance Committee Chair

  • Amber Budden (i)
  • Pending

Finance Committee Chair

  • Ruth Duerr

Partnership Committee Chair

  • Felimon Gayanilo (i)
  • Leslie Hsu

Data Stewardship Committee Chair

  • Alexis Garrettson
  • Pending

Education Committee Chair

  • Shelley Olds
  • Pending

Information Technology & Interoperability Committee Chair

  • David Blodgett

Semantic Technologies Committee Chair

  • Xiaogang (Marshall) Ma

At Large Board Member (2 positions)

  • Ge Peng
  • Bruce Wilson
  • Kathe Todd-Brown
  • Brandon Whitehead