GovernanceAre you interested to know who is involved? 

The Executive Committee manages the business affairs of the association under the guidance of IODA's President. It includes the Conference Chair for the most recent conference, the current conference, and the chair of next year's conference.  IODA members elect the EC members for a three year term. Conference Chairs from host countries are approved by the EC for a term of three years.

Executive Committee

Present members

President: Suzanne Zaldivar, USA
Vice President: Rod Barnett, Australia
Treasurer: Melissa Kessler, USA
Operations Manager: Silke Haebold, Germany
VP Communication and Memberships: Claudia Raffo, Chile
VP Conferences and Events: Mohanakrishnan Raman, India
Conference Chair 2017:Lucille Greeff, South Africa
Conference Chair 2017: Michelle de Bruyn, South Africa
Conference Chair 2018: Gözde Berber, Turkey
Conference Chair 2019: Veronica Frick, Chile

2020 ODWS Executive Committee

Co- Chair: Peter Kalmar, Hungary
Suzanne Zaldivar, USA
Peter Norlin, USA
Rod Barnett, Australia
Karen Davis, USA