2020-2021 Board of Directors & Committees

President – Jane A. Hamblin (Mortar Board)
Vice President – Eileen Merberg (Alpha Lambda Delta)
Secretary –  Curt Gomulinski (Tau Beta Pi)
Glenn Goss (Chi Epsilon)
Kevin Howell (Epsilon Pi Tau)
Steve Loflin (NSCS)
Lara Noah (Alpha Chi)

National Office

Ginger Phillips, EdD, 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


Jane Hamblin (Chair)
Curt Gomulinski
Glenn Goss
Kevin Howell
Steve Loflin
Eileen Merberg
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

Curt Gomulinski (Chair)
Jim Baier
Tricia Gomulinski
Christi Luks
Orlando Madrigal
Martha Zlokovich

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 eligibility of such societies for admission into the Association and shall make recommendations to the Board of Directors and the Council.


Susan Huffman (Chair)
Suzanne Rupp

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.


Eileen Merberg (Chair)
Kate Gaertner
Kevin Howell
Steve Loflin
Deadra Mackie
Melissa Martin
Lara Noah
The Program Committee shall prepare the Annual Meeting 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
Dylan Lane
Kevin McCarthy

The Committee on Public Information shall publicize the Association and its Annual Meeting by distributing news releases to representatives of member societies and to appropriate associations and agencies, and shall promote the objectives and interests of the Association to other organizations and to the public through exhibits, exchanges, printed materials, and other appropriate means. The Public Information Committee will have primary responsibility for promoting the National Project on Ethics to both the external higher education community and to ACHS member societies to motivate them to participate in the ethics project.

Standards and Definitions

Jeff Chin (Chair)
Jeff Arnold
Paul Baggett
Donna Cherry
Mark Del Mastro
Burrell Montz
Jim Williams
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.