Financial Advisory Committee

The Financial Advisory Committee (FAC) consists of the APS treasurer as chairperson, president-elect, vice president, and three representatives, each for one 3-year term, appointed by the president as follows: One EIC, Chair, or Director of a board or office either serving currently or within the previous five years. Two Councilors, each of whom must be on Council when appointed, but one of whom can remain a member of FAC beyond the duration of their term as a Council member. The executive vice president, vice president of operations and the finance and administration directors are ex officio members. The FAC meets at the annual meeting and during the year as deemed necessary. Conference calls will be at the Treasurer’s discretion.

Full NameOrganizationPositionTerm StartTerm EndMember Type
Lawrence E. DatnoffLouisiana State UniversityChair8/3/20188/1/2024M026760
Karen A. GarrettUniversity of FloridaMember8/11/20228/1/2024M028113
Nicole A. GauthierUniversity of KentuckyMember8/11/20228/1/2025M199726
Niklaus GrunwaldUSDA ARSMember8/7/20218/1/2023M071895
Rosemarie W. HammondUSDA ARS Molecular Plant Pathology LaboratoryMember1/1/202212/31/2025M028576
George W. SundinMichigan State UniversityMember8/11/20228/1/2025M034920
Amy L. HopeAPSEx-Officio (non-voting)8/17/2000 M060656
Carol EricsonAPSStaff Liaison8/8/2019 Z264221
Laura McGradyAPSStaff Liaison8/11/20228/1/2030Z277005