Council Members

Executive Officers

 President   Anita Bledsoe Gardner, Johnson C. Smith University (NC)
 President-Elect & Program Chair   Dawood Sultan, University of South Florida (FL)
 Vice President   Shelly McGrath, University of Alabama – Birmingham (AL)
 Vice President-Elect   Jeremy Ross, Jacksonville State University (AL)
 Secretary-Treasurer   Ruth Chananie, University of Northern Iowa (IA)
 Past President   Timothy B. Gongaware, Univ of Wisconsin—La Crosse (WI)

Committee Chairs

 Committee on Membership   Theresa Davidson, Samford University (AL)
 Committee on Minorities   Vivian Carter, Tuskegee University (AL)
 Committee on Nominations   Demond Miller, Rowan University (NJ)
 Committee on the Profession   Earl Wright, II, University of Cincinnati (OH)
 Committee on Small & Community Colleges   Toni Sims-Muhhamad, Livingstone College (NC)
 Committee on Women   Melissa Powell-Williams, Georgia Regents Univ. (GA)

Publication Editors

  Sociological Spectrum Editor   Kevin D. Breault, Middle Tennessee State Univ (TN)
  Brian Philip Hinote, Middle Tennessee State Univ (TN) 
  MSSA Forum Editor   Tina Deshotels, Jacksonville State Univ (AL)

 Ad-hoc Committees & Ex-Officio Officers

 Stanford Lyman Memorial Scholarship   J. David Knottnerus, Oklahoma State Univ (OK)
 Stanford Lyman Distinguished Book Award   Erin Rider, Jacksonville State University (AL)
 Hotel Contract Negotiator  Dennis Peck, University of Alabama (AL)
 Webmaster  Timothy B. Gongaware, Univ of Wisconsin—La Crosse (WI)
 MSSA Archivist   Marc Matre, University of South Alabama (AL)
 Local Arrangements