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AAVSO Council

Announcing the Fall 2015 AAVSO Council Election Nominees

Please click on the name of the nominee to view his/her online biography. Council election ballot instructions were mailed electronically to each member in mid-September. Best of luck to all of our 2015 nominees!

AAVSO Officers and Council-Arne A. Henden

Honorary Council Member

Arne A. Henden

Former AAVSO Director (2005-2015)

AAVSO Officers and Council-Doug Welch

Doug Welch 2013-2015

Astronomy, Ph.D.

Professor, Physics and Astronomy, McMaster University

AAVSO Officers and Council-David G. Turner

David G. Turner 2009-2011, 2011-2013, 2013-2015

Astronomy, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of Astronomy and Physics at Saint Mary’s University in Halifax, Nova Scotia

AAVSO Officers and Council-Joseph Patterson

Joseph Patterson 2014-2016

Astronomy, Ph.D.

Professor of Astronomy, Columbia University

AAVSO Officers and Council-John C. Martin

John C. Martin 2011-2012, 2012-2014, 2014-2016

Astronomy, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Astronomy Physics, Director of Henry Barber Research Observatory, Chair of Chemistry, University of Illinois Springfield

AAVSO Officers and Council-Rodney H. Howe

Rodney H. Howe 2014-2015

Computer Science, B.Sc.; Remote Sensing/Geographical Information Systems, M.Sc.

Landsat and AVHRR satellite data at the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

AAVSO Officers and Council-Barbara G. Harris

Barbara G. Harris 2014-2016

M.D., M.B.A.

AAVSO Officers and Council-Bill Goff

Treasurer 2014, 2014–2015, 2015–2016, 2016-2017

Bill Goff

Psychology, B.A.

AAVSO Officers and Council-Jeno Sokoloski

Past President 2015–2016

Jennifer (Jeno) Sokoloski

Astronomy, Ph.D.

Associate Research Scientist, Columbia University;Scialog Fellow for Time Domain Astrophysics


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