Council Members

2016-2017 Executive Officers

 President  Kevin Breault, Middle Tennessee State University (TN)
 President-Elect   Ruth Chananie, University of Northern Iowa (IA)
 Vice President and Program Chair  Theresa Davidson, Samford University (AL)
 Vice President-Elect  Jessica Abbott, University of North Carolina at Pembroke
 Secretary-Treasurer  Shelly  McGrath, University of Alabama – Birmingham (AL)
 Past President  DeMond Miller, Rowan University (NJ)

Committee Chairs

 Committee on Membership  Lauren Norman, Delta State University  (MS)
 Committee on Minorities  Ray Von Robertson, Florida A&M University  (FL)
 Committee on Nominations  Patrice Lockett, Jacksonville State University (AL)
 Committee on the Profession  Gregory Harris, Florida State University  (FL)
 Committee on Small & Community Colleges   Nicola Davis Bivens, Johnson C. Smith  University (NC)
 Committee on Women, Gender, and Sexualities   Jessica Pardee, Rochester Institute of Technology (NY)

Publication Editors

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

 Ad-hoc Committees & Ex-Officio Officers

 Stanford Lyman Memorial Scholarship Thomas Calhoun, Jackson State University (MS)
 Stanford Lyman Distinguished Book Award  Patricia Gleich, University of West Florida
 Hotel Contract Negotiator  Dennis Peck, University of Alabama (AL)
 Webmaster  Jerry Gonzalez
 MSSA Archivist  Marc Matre, University of South Alabama  (AL)
 Local Arrangements  Dan Rose, Chattanooga State Community College