IOA Conference Committee



  • Katie Manderson, Office of the Attorney General, Texas
  • Bina Patel, United States Patent & Trademark Office

Board Liasion

  • Marcia Gee Riley, CO-OP®, University of California, Berkeley

Finance Liasion

  • David Michael, National Institutes of Health

Committee Members

  • Oluwatobi Joshua Bamikole
  • Letween Boora, The Helper International Trust
  • Crystal Brakke, Teach for America
  • Linda Brothers, National Institutes of Health
  • Scott Cantor, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Tandrea Carter, Appalachian State University
  • Lawrence Cohen, MD, Yale University School of Medicine 
  • Amanda Dean, Austin Community College
  • Aaron Footman, USPTO
  • Ian Gekonge, Sheria Mtaani
  • Jenn Mahony, Boston Children's Hospital
  • Sandi Moore, Department of Defense
  • Prudence Muzvidzwa, The Helper International Trust
  • Kristine Paranica, North Dakota State University
  • Mark Patterson, California State University Channel Islands
  • Chanelle Reese, University of California, Merced
  • David SchwartzUniversity of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • Liz Stone, Gallaudet University
  • Dale Vergott, Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI)
  • Merle Waxman, Yale University School of Medicine
  • Diana Wu, Chevron
  • Deanna Yuille-Banford, Defense Human Resources Activity

To Join the Committee

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