The SAS is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. It is governed by its Board who appoint and vote for its officers on an annual basis.  Members, interested in a position on the board are welcome to contact us here.  All information pertaining to the running of the Society, including election of officers, can be found in the By Laws here.

Board members are:

  • Pamela Turner, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA – Chairperson of the Board
  • Nichola Dobson, University of Edinburgh, UK – President
  • Chris Pallant, Canterbury Christ Church University, UK – Vice President
  • Amy RatelleUniversity of Toronto, CAN– Secretary & Journal Editor
  • Robert Musburger, USA – Treasurer
  • Cristina Formenti, Blog editor and social media officer
  • Mihaela Mihailova, Michigan State University, USA – Student Member
  • Tony Tarantini, Sheridan College, CAN – Member at large
  • Paul Ward, Arts University Bournemouth, UK – Member at large

Officers are members of the society that help run the organisation in different capacities. They are: