2018 - 2019 Committees
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2018-2019 ACJS Committees

Academic Review
Chair:  Janice Joseph, Stockton University (2017-2020)
Deputy Chair:  TBD

Jeffrey Bouffard, Iowa State University (2018-2021)
Kevin Buckler, University of Houston – Downtown (2018-2021)
Peter Kratcoski, Kent State University (2018-2021)

LiYing Li, Metropolitan State University of Denver  (2016-2019)
David Mackey, Plymouth State University (2018-2021)

Christine Tartaro, Richard Stockton College of NJ  (2016-2019)
ACJS Board Liaison:  Cassia Spohn

CHAIR CONTACT:
Janice Joseph
Stockton University
Criminal Justice Program
101 Vera King Farris Drive
Galloway, NJ  08205-9441
(609) 652-4312
josephj@stockton.edu

 

Affirmative Action    
Chair:  Schannae Lucas, California Lutheran University
Deputy Chair:  Kareem Jordan, American University
Eileen Ahlin, Penn State Harrisburg
Nishaun Battle, Virginia State University
Martha Henderson Hurley, University of Dayton
Brian Johnson, Grand Valley State University
Tonisha Pinckney, Anna Maria College
Melanie Rosa, University of South Florida
Sherri Simmons-Horton, Prairie View A&M University
Jason Williams, Montclair State University
ACJS Board Liaison:  Ricky S. Gutierrez

CHAIR CONTACT:
Schannae Lucas

California Lutheran University

Department of Criminal Justice

60 West Olsen Road, #1400

Thousand Oaks, CA  91360

805-493-3391

sllucas@callutheran.edu

 

 

Assessment
Chair:  Erin Orrick, Sam Houston State University (2016-2019)
Deputy Chair:  Stephanie Mizrahi (2017-2020)

Assistant Deputy Chair:  Robert Lytle, University of Arkansas-Little Rock
Jennifer Capps, Metropolitan State University of Denver

Samantha Clinkinbread, University of Nebraska - Omaha
Elycia Daniel, Texas Southern University
Paul R. Gormley, Lynn University
Kristi Holsinger, University of Missouri Kansas City
Leanne Havis, Neumann University

Stephanie Manzi, Roger Williams University
Claire Nolasco, Texas A&M University – San Antonio
Jeffrey Nowacki, Colorado State University
Tonisha Pinckney, Anna Maria College

Cassandra Reyes, West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Gayle Rhineberger-Dunn, University of Northern Iowa
ACJS Board Liaison:  Ashley Blackburn


CHAIR CONTACT:
Erin Orrick
Sam Houston State University
Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology
Box 296
Huntsville, TX  77341
936-294-3643
eorrick@shsu.edu

 


Awards
Chair: George Higgins, University of Louisville
Deputy Chair:  Bryan Lee Miller, Georgia Southern University
ACJS Board Liaison:  Anthony Peguero

CHAIR CONTACT:
George Higgins

University of Louisville

2301 South 3rd Street

Louisville, KY  40292

502-852-0331

gehigg01@louisville.edu

 

 

Business, Finance, and Audit
Chair:  Cassia Spohn, Arizona State University
L. Edward Day, Chapman University
Hank Fradella, Arizona State University
Marlyn Jones, California State University, Sacramento


CHAIR CONTACT:
Cassia Spohn

Arizona State University

School of Criminology and Criminal Justice

411 N. Central Avenue

Phoenix, AZ 85004

602-496-2334

cassia.spohn@asu.edu

 

 

Committee on National Criminal Justice Month
Chair:  Jennifer Chiotti, Lone Star College - Kingwood
Deputy Chair:  Jennifer W. Bourgeois, Lone Star College – Cy Fair

Colleen Barnes, Northeast Community College

Ursula Becker, Georgia Military College

Riane Bolin, Radford University

Jessica Craig, University of North Texas

Matthew Crow, University of West Florida

Melchor C. de Guzman, Georgia Gwinnett College

Wendy P. Guastaferro, Florida Atlantic University

Attapol Kuanliang, Midwestern State University

Matt McCarthy, Northeast Community College

Jessica Noble, Lewis and Clark Community College

Cassandra Reyes, West Chester University

Krystal Roig-Palmer, Washington State University

John O. Smykla, Florida Atlantic University

Jolene Sundlie, Saint Paul College

Moneque Walker-Pickett, Saint Leo University
ACJS Board Liaison:  Aimee “May” Delaney

CHAIR CONTACT:
Jennifer Chiotti

Lone Star College – Kingwood

20000 Kingwood Drive

Kingwood, TX  77339

281-312-1768

jennifer.chiotti@lonestar.edu

 

 

Constitution and By-Laws
Chair:  Denise Mowder, Metropolitan State University Denver (Exp. 2020)
Deputy Chair: TBD

Assistant Deputy Chair:  TBD

Tom Barker, Eastern Kentucky University

Joshua Battin, Mansfield University of Pennsylvania

Nishaun Battle, Virginia State University
Richard Helfers, University of Texas at Tyler

Catherine Kaukinen, University of Central Florida

Philip R. Kavanaugh, Penn State Harrisburg

Brenda Rowe, Texas A&M San Antonio

Amie Scheidegger, York College of Pennsylvania

Isis N. Walton, Virginia State University
ACJS Board Liaison:  Christine Nix

CHAIR CONTACT:
Denise Mowder

Metropolitan State University Denver

P. O. Box 173362

Campus Box 98

Denver, CO  80217

303-352-4492

dmowder@msudenver.edu

 

 

Ethics
Chair:  Alison Burke, Southern Oregon University (Exp. 3/20)

Nicole Leeper Piquero, University of Texas at Dallas

Leanne Alarid, University of Texas at El Paso (Exp. 3/20)
Robert Bing, University of Texas at Arlington (Exp. 2021)
Jill A. Gordon, Virginia Commonwealth University (Exp. 3/19)
Hsiao-Ming Wang, University of Houston – Downtown (Exp. 2021)

John Winterdyk, Mount Royal University (Exp. 3/19)

ACJS Board Member Liaison:  Nicole Leeper Piquero

CHAIR CONTACT:
Alison Burke

Southern Oregon University

1250 Siskiyou Boulevard

Ashland, OR  97520

541-552-8288

burkea@sou.edu

 

 

Membership
Chair:  Fran Bernat, Texas A&M International University
Deputy Chair:  Steven Dyer, Thomas College

Julie Baldwin, Missouri State University

Allan Barnes, University of Alaska Anchorage

Ashley Bauman, Bauman Consultting Group, LLC

Jeffrey Brockhoff, El Paso Community College

Marika Dawkins, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Kenneth Ehrman, California Department of Motor Vehicles Investigations

Camille Gibson, Prairie View A&M University

Chadley James, California State University, Fresno

Jason R. Jolicoeur, Washburn University

Renee D. Lamphere, University of North Carolina Pembroke

Stefanie LeMaire, Collin College

Yudu Li, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Ermus Saint Louis, University of Illinois Chicago

Tara Lulla, University of North Dakota

Joe Mazza, J.D. Mazza Consulting

Brian Morris, University of  Georgia Police Department

Meghan A. Novisky, Cleveland State University

Joe Pashea, Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Kimberly Pavlik, Walden University

Beth Pelz, University of Houston - Downtown

Colby Valentine, Long Island University
ACJS Board Member Liaison:  Leah Daigle

CHAIR CONTACT:
Fran Bernat

Texas A&M International University

5201 University Boulevard

Canseco Hall 301A

Laredo, TX  78041

956-326-2644

Frances.bernat@tamiu.edu

 


Nominations and Elections

Chair:  Nicole Leeper Piquero, University of Texas at Dallas
Members TBD

CHAIR CONTACT:
Nicole Leeper Piquero

University of Texas at Dallas

800
West Campbell Road

Richardson, TX  75080

972-883-2485

npiquero@utdallas.edu

 


Program

Chair:  David Makin, Washington State University
Deputy Co-Chairs:  Stephanie Mizrahi, California State University – Sacramento; Robert Tillyer, University of Texas – San Antonio

ACJS Board Liaison:  Faith Lutze


CHAIR CONTACT:
David Makin

Washington State University

Pullman, WA  99163

317-797-1126

dmakin@wsu.edu

 

 

Public Policy
Chair:  David Myers, University of New Haven (2016-2019)
Deputy Chair:  Jacqueline van Wormer, Washington State University (2017-2020) 

Mitchell Chamlin, Texas State University (Exp. 2019)

Ronald Burns, Texas Christian University (2018-2021)

Daniel Lee, Indiana University of Pennsylvania (2017-2020)
Kareem Jordan, University of Massachusetts, Lowell (2017-2020)
David May, Mississippi State University (2018-2021)
ACJS Board Liaison:  Marlyn Jones

 

CHAIR CONTACT:
David Myers

University of New Haven

Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences

300 Boston Post Road

West Haven, CT 06516

203-479-4883

dmyers@newhaven.edu

 

 

Student Affairs
Chair:  Marianne Hudson, Boise State University
Deputy Chair:  Nina Barbieri, University of Houston - Downtown

James Blair, South Texas College

Michael J. DeValve, Fayetteville State University

Richard C. Helfers, University of Texas at Tyler

Renee D. Lamphere, University of North Carolina at Pembroke

Chad E. Litton, University of Mary

Matt McCarthy, Northeast Community College

Travis Meyers, Arizona State University

Meghan Novisky, Cleveland State University

Jeremy Olson, Mansfield University of Pennsylvania

Chad Posick, Georgia Southern University

Melissa Ricketts, Shippensburg University

Jeffrey Roth, Penn State New Kensington

Shel Silver, Ashford University

ACJS Board Liaison:  Peter J. Benekos

CHAIR CONTACT:
Marianne Hudson

Boise State University

1910 University Drive

MS 1955

Boise, ID  83725

208-426-1333

mariannehudson@boisestate.edu

 

 

Teller’s Committee
Chair:  Nicole Leeper Piquero, University of Texas at Dallas
Members TBD

CHAIR CONTACT:
Nicole Leeper Piquero

University of Texas at Dallas

800
West Campbell Road

Richardson, TX  75080

972-883-2485

npiquero@utdallas.edu

 

Crime and Justice Research Alliance
Marlyn Jones, California State University, Sacramento (2017-2020)
Paul Elam, Public Policy Associates, Inc. (Exp.  2019)
David Myers, University of New Haven (Exp. 2020)
Jacqueline van Wormer, Washington State University (Exp. 2019)

Ex-Officio:  John Worrall, University of Texas at Dallas


 

AD HOC Committees:

Doctoral Summit
Chair:  Heather L. Pfeifer, University of Baltimore
Members TBD

CHAIR CONTACT:
Heather L. Pfeifer
University of Baltimore
1420 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD  21201
410-837-5292
hpfeifer@ubalt.edu
 

Employment Exchange
Coordinator:  James Ruiz, Penn State Harrisburg
Co-Coordinator:  Joongyeup Lee, Penn State Harrisburg


COORDINATOR CONTACT:
James Ruiz
Penn State Harrisburg
School of Public Affairs
777 West Harrisburg Pike
Middletown, PA  17057
(717) 948-6292
jmr33@psu.edu


Innovator Award for Practitioners
Chair:  Aimee “May” Delaney, Worcester State University

CHAIR CONTACT:
Aimee “May” Delaney

Worcester State University

Department of Criminal Justice

486 Chandler Street

Worcester, MA  01602

508-929-8421

adelaney@worcester.edu



Committee on History Mini Grants
Chair:  Ashley Blackburn, University of Houston – Downtown

Members TBD

 

CHAIR CONTACT:

Ashley Blackburn

University of Houston – Downtown

One Main Street, C-340

Houston, TX  77002

713-222-5326

blackburna@uhd.edu


Committee on Certification
Chair:  Nicole Leeper Piquero
Leah Daigle, Georgia State University

Ricky Gutierrez, California State University at Sacramento

Anthony Peguero, Virginia Tech


CHAIR CONTACT:
Nicole Leeper Piquero

University of Texas at Dallas

800
West Campbell Road

Richardson, TX  75080

972-883-2485

npiquero@utdallas.edu



Sage Professional Development Workshop

Chair:  Nicole Leeper Piquero

Members TBD

 

CHAIR CONTACT:
Nicole Leeper Piquero

University of Texas at Dallas

800
West Campbell Road

Richardson, TX  75080

972-883-2485

npiquero@utdallas.edu


 

ACJS Representative To:


United Nations

Janice Joseph, Stockton University
Alternative Representative:  Philip Reichel, University of Northern Colorado

CONTACT:
Janice Joseph
Stockton University
Criminal Justice Program
101 Vera King Farris Drive
Galloway, NJ  08205-9441
(609) 652-4312
josephj@stockton.edu