Officers

Jessye McDowell
Jessye McDowell

President
Assistant Professor of Digital Media & Animation, St. Mary’s College of Maryland

Liat Berdugo
Liat Berdugo

Co-Chair of Events & Exhibitions Committee
Assistant Professor, Art and Architecture, University of San Francisco

Meredith Drum
Meredith Drum

Secretary
Assistant Professor, School of Visual Arts, Virginia Tech

KT Duffy
KT Duffy

Chair of Communications Committee
Assistant Professor of Art & Technology, Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL

Rashin Fahandej
Rashin Fahandej

Chair of Resources Committee
Assistant Professor of Interactive and Emerging Media, Emerson College

KT Duffy
Rebecca Forstater

Co-Chair of Grants, Scholarships and Finance Committee

Johanna Gosse
Johanna Gosse

Executive Editor, Media-N Journal
Assistant Professor of Art History and Visual Culture, University of Idaho

Jim Jeffers
Jim Jeffers

Treasurer, Co-Chair of Grants, Scholarships and Finance Committee
Associate Professor of Graphic Design & Digital Media, Indian River State College

Byron Rich
Byron Rich

Co-chair of Events & Exhibitions Committee
Associate Professor of Art, Director of Art, Science & Innovation, Allegheny College

Past Presidents

Mat Rappaport
Mat Rappaport

Immediate Past President 2017 – 2020
Associate Professor, Columbia College Chicago

Vagner Mendonça-Whitehead
Vagner Mendonça-Whitehead

President Emeritus 2014-2017
Director, Penn State School of Visual Arts

Paul Catanese
Paul Catanese

President Emeritus 2009-2014
Professor, Columbia College Chicago

Gwyan Rhabyt
Gwyan Rhabyt

President Emeritus 2006 – 2009
Professor, California State University, East Bay

Doreen Maloney
Doreen Maloney

Founding President 2003 – 2006
Associate Professor, University of Kentucky, Lexington