MSA Officers and Roster
Officers of the MSA are elected by our members. The election for the 2019-2020 year has been completed.
Please consult the full listings below for current and past elected officers and their contact information. The Roster includes elected officers plus all other MSA appointments. This information is restricted to MSA members only. If you are a non-member, you may view the list of Officers below without their contact information.
- Log on to view restricted content.
Marc Cubeta, President (2020-2021) Department of Plant Pathology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
Betsy Arnold, President Elect (2020-2021) Department of Plant Sciences and Ecology/Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
Julia Kerrigan, Councilor, Vice President (2010-2021) Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, SC
Marin Brewer, Executive Vice President (2018-2021) Department of Plant Pathology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
Jessie Glaeser, Treasurer (2019-2022) U.S. Forest Service Center for Forest Mycology, Madison, WI
Anne Pringle, Past-President (2019-2020) Departments of Botany and Bacteriology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
Sharon Cantrell, Past Past-President (2019-2020) Natural Sciences and Technology, Universidad del Turabo, Gurabo, Puerto Rico
Jason Stajich, Councilor, Cell Biology/Physiology (2018-2020) Department of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, University of California Riverside, Riverside, CA
Meritxell Riquelme, Councilor, Cell Biology/Physiology (2019-2021) Department of Microbiology, Center for Scientific Research and Higher Education of Ensenada (CICESE), Baja California, Mexico
Nhu Nguyen, Councilor, Ecology/Pathology (2018-2020) Department of Tropical Plant and Soil Sciences, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI
Matt Kasson, Councilor, Ecology/Pathology (2020-2021), Plant Pathology and Director of INVAM in the Department of Plant and Soil Sciences at West Virginia University, WV
Alisha Quandt, Councilor, Genetics/Molecular Biology (2018-2020) Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO
Kathryn E. Bushley, Councilor, Genetics/Molecular Biology (2019-2021) Department of Plant Biology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Brandon Matheny, Councilor, Systematics/Evolution (2018-2020) Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Tennessee Knoxville, Knoxville, TN
Greg Bonito, Councilor, Systematics/Evolution (2019-2021) Department of Plant Soil and Microbial Sciences, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI