The ASCB Council has appointed Verónica A. Segarra, High Point University, NC, to be the next Co-Chair of the Minorities Affairs Committee (MAC). She has been a
member of ASCB since 2009 and joined the MAC early in 2015. She comments, “I have been honored to serve in the role of MAC Acting Co-Chair since May 2016 and have enjoyed working with fellow MAC members. I look forward to continuing to contribute to the success of our programs and shared objectives!”
Segarra’s term will begin on January 1, 2017. She succeeds Andrew Campbell and will serve alongside MAC Co-Chair Franklin Carrero-Martínez.
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Thea Clarke is Director of Communications, Education Committee Liaison, and LSE Journal Production Manager at the American Society for Cell Biology.