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
Ashok K. ChandaUniversity of MinnesotaMember8/8/20198/10/2022M195392
Darin M. EastburnUniversity of Illinois Urbana ChampaignMember1/1/201612/31/2021M027298
David H. GentUS Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research ServiceMember8/8/20198/10/2022M172449
Niklaus GrunwaldUSDA ARSMember8/7/20218/1/2023M071895
Ron R. WalcottUniversity of GeorgiaMember8/14/20208/10/2022M080743
Amy L. HopeAPSEx-Officio (non-voting)8/17/2000 M060656
Carol EricsonAPSStaff Liaison8/8/2019 Z264221
Kurt RoodAPSStaff Liaison1/1/2021 Z270573