NameTerm EndsTitle
Susan M. Chandler, RPA Board Liaison20584300
David Lindsay Staff Liaison67564900


NameTerm End Date
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NameTerm Ends
Judith Bense, RPA4/16/202110670400
Jason P. Bogstie, RPA4/24/202067589310
Nathan D. Boyless4/24/202067588396
David W. Cushman, M.A.4/24/202067591214
Christopher J. Doolittle, RPA4/16/202144922300
Leigh Anne Ellison, RPA4/24/202067569978
Amy E. Gusick, RPA4/24/202067573032
Regina K. Hilo4/24/202067593767
Koji Lau-Ozawa4/24/202067601814
Stephen E. Nash, Ph.D4/16/202144916800
Burr Neely, MA, RPA4/24/202067583631
Charles M. Niquette, RPA4/24/202043405300
Holly Kathryn Norton, Ph.D.4/24/202067603403
Ryan M. Seidemann, RPA4/16/202167573780
David E. Witt, Ph.D, RPA4/24/202067580436

Committee Charge & Composition


Committee Charge:

The Government Affairs Committee recommends policy positions on specific government issues to the SAA Board of Directors and provides archaeological expertise from the membership on a wide range of issues and from various parts of the country to support archaeological interests on Capitol Hill. The committee also identifies opportunities for SAA to support important state and local government preservation initiatives affecting archaeological sites. These activities are directed by the Manager, Government Affairs

Committee Composition:

Advisory Committee: composed of a char and 15 members, including at least two students. Ideally, an individual serves as chair of the full committee for the 2 years that coincide with a particular Congress (which always begins in January of an odd-numbered year). This individual begins a term on the committee (as chair-designate) at the annual meeting prior to the start of that Congress, serves as chair during that two-year Congress. The manager, Government Affairs serves as staff liaison to the committee and subcommittee.