2020-2021 Board of Directors & Committees

President – Eileen Merberg (Alpha Lambda Delta)
Vice President – Curt Gomulinski (Tau Beta Pi)
Secretary –  Jane A. Hamblin (Mortar Board)
Glenn Goss (Chi Epsilon)
Kevin Howell (Epsilon Pi Tau)
Melissa Martin (Phi Upsilon Omicron)
Lara Noah (Alpha Chi)

National Office

Judith D. Tilton, CAE, Executive Director
2840 West Bay Dr #141
Belleair Bluffs, FL 33785
Office: (727) 940-2658 x 2005

[email protected] 

ACHS Standing Committees and their Functions


Eileen Merberg(Chair)
Curt Gomulinski
Glenn Goss
Jane Hamblin
Kevin Howell
Melissa Martin
Lara Noah

The Bylaws Committee shall study issues referred to it by the Council or the Board of Directors and amendments submitted by individual members or committees and prepare appropriate amendments for consideration by the Board of Directors and the Council.

Eligibility and Admissions

Martha Zlokovich (Chair)
Jim Baier
Melinda Del Mastro
Curt Gomulinski
Tricia Gomulinski
Jane Hamblin
Katie Holmes
Christi Luks
Orlando Madrigal

The Committee on Eligibility and Admissions shall correspond with organizations in order to determine their interest in affiliation with the Association and shall assist in the development of petitions for membership. It shall review objectives, governance, and activities of student organizations to determine the eligibility of such societies for admission into the Association and shall make recommendations to the Board of Directors and the Council.


Paul Baggett (Chair)
Beverly Horvit
Susan Huffman
Suzanne Rupp
Maureen Scott

The Nominating Committee of five members shall be elected by the Council, two in even years and three in odd years. Candidates for the Nominating Committee shall reflect the diversity of the membership. It shall be the responsibility of this Committee to nominate candidates for directors and for the Nominating Committee to be filled at the Council Meeting. The Committee chair shall be elected annually by the Committee from among the five members. A member of the Nominating Committee may not be nominated for any vacancy without resigning as a member of the Nominating Committee. Before the election, additional nominations from the floor shall be permitted.


Curt Gomulinski (Chair)
Mary Lee Caldwell
Kate Gaertner
Katie Holmes
Kevin Howell
Steve Loflin
Deadra Mackie
Melissa Martin
Lara Noah
The Program Committee shall prepare the Annual Conference agenda and program in consultation with and with the approval of the Board of Directors.

Public Information

Trish Maxwell (Chair)
Glenn Goss
Katie Holmes
Susan Iles
Stephen Kennedy
Dylan Lane
Melissa Martin
Kevin McCarthy
Holly Moorhead

The Public Information Committee shall brand and publicize the Association and its Annual Conference. The primary goals of the committee are: to create and maintain brand consistency; to promote the value of ACHS membership to other organizations and the public; to help keep the website updated and relevant; to assist member societies with social media and marketing of the benefits of ACHS membership to their members; and to improve communication between member societies.

Standards and Definitions

Jeff Chin (Chair)
Paul Baggett
Donna Cherry
Curt Gomulinski
Burrell Montz
Holly Moorhead
Lara Noah
Jim Williams
Martha Zlokovich
The Committee on Standards and Definitions shall study issues related to standards and definitions of honor societies and recommend principles to guide the Council in its work, and shall examine compliance of constitutions and/or bylaws of member societies with respect to Association standards and make recommendations to the Board of Directors and the Council.