CMA Board & Committees

Officers and Board of Directors

Cara Krmpotich (President 2020-2022)
Associate Professor
Faculty of Information
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON M5S 3G6
email: cara.krmpotich [at] utoronto [dot] ca

Carolyn Heitman (Past-President 2020-2022)
Associate Professor of Anthropology
833 Oldfather Hall
Department of Anthropology
University of Nebraska
Lincoln, NE 68588-0368
phone: (402) 472-7957
email: heitman [at] unl [dot] edu

W. Warner (Bill) Wood (President-Elect 2020-2022)
Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Sabin Hall 304
PO Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201
email: woodw [at] uwm [dot] edu

Jennifer Kramer (Treasurer 2018-2022)
Curator, Pacific Northwest, Museum of Anthropology, and Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology
University of British Columbia
6393 NW Marine Drive
Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z2
phone: (604) 827-1868
email: jennifer.kramer [at] ubc [dot] ca

Catherine Nichols (Secretary 2020-2022)
Advanced Lecturer in Cultural Anthropology & Museum Studies, and Director, May Weber Ethnographic Study Collection
Loyola University Chicago
1032 W Sheridan Rd
Chicago, IL 60660
phone: (773) 508-3469
email: cnichols [at] luc [dot] edu

Adrian Van Allen (Board member 2017-2023)
Research Associate, Department of Anthropology
California Academy of Sciences
1063 54th St
Oakland, CA 94608
email: avanallen [at] calacademy [dot] org

Kristin Otto (Student board member 2020-2022)
Curator, University Museum
Department of Anthropology
New Mexico State University
MSC3564, P.O. Box 30001
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001
phone: 575-646-4056
email: krotto [at] nmsu [dot] edu

Christy DeLair (Board member 2018-2021)
Director, Pick Museum of Anthropology
Department of Anthropology, Stevens 185
Northern Illinois University
1425 W. Lincoln Highway
DeKalb, IL 60115
phone: (815) 753-0246
email: cdelair [at] niu [dot] edu

Elysia Poon (Board member 2020-2023)
Indian Arts Research Center Director
School for Advanced Research
PO Box 2188
Santa Fe, NM 87504
phone: (505) 954-7279
email: poon [at] sarsf [dot] org

David Odo (Board member 2018-2021)
Director of Academic and Public Programs, Division Head and Research Curator
Harvard Art Museums
32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
phone: (617) 495-0765
email: david_odo [at] harvard [dot] edu

Emily Stokes-Rees (Board member 2018-2021)
Associate Professor, Museum Studies
Genet Gallery, The Nancy Cantor Warehouse
350 West Fayette Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
phone: (315) 443-2455
email: ewstokes [at] syr [dot] edu

Laura Peers (Board member 2020-2023)
Adjunct Faculty, School for the Study of Canada, Trent University
Curator and Professor Emeritus, Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford
PO Box 623
Lakefield, ON, Canada K0L 2H0
phone: (647) 471-6420
email: laurapeersconsulting [at] gmail [dot] com

Editor, Museum Anthropology
Hannah Turner
Assistant Professor
School of Information
University of British Columbia
477-1961 E Mall, Vancouver BC, V6T 1Z1 Canada
phone: (604) 827-3927
email: hannah.turner@ubc.ca

Committees for 2020-2021

CMA Nominations Committee: Cara Krmpotich (Chair), Bill Wood, Carolyn Heitman

CMA Awards Committee: Cara Krmpotich, Catherine Nichols, Laura Peers

CMA Committee on Book Award: Jennifer Kramer (Chair), Christy DeLair, Laura Peers, Carolyn Heitman

CMA Committee on Journal: David Odo (Chair),  Cara Krmpotich, Kristin Otto, Emily Stokes-Rees

CMA Communications Committee: Catherine Nichols (Chair, General Communications, Website, Anthropology News), Cory Kratz (Facebook), Lillia McEnaney (Blog), Felicia Katz-Harris (Twitter), Christy DeLair (Anthropology News), Emily Stokes-Rees and Phaedra Livingstone (Journal)

CMA Reception Committee for Baltimore Meeting: Emily Stokes-Rees, Jennifer Kramer, David Odo, Carolyn Heitman + local CMA members

CMA Committee on Conference: Kristin Otto (Chair), David Odo, Jennifer Kramer, Elysia Poon