NameTerm EndsTitle
Alejandro José Chu Barrera, Ph.D4/25/2025Member67593107
James A. Davenport, RPA4/25/2025Member67583038
Anabel Ford, RPA4/25/2025Member20541400
Mallory E. Matsumoto4/25/2025Member67603526
Eduardo G. Neves, Ph.D.5/1/2026Member67584025
Jordi A. Rivera Prince, Ph.D., RPA5/1/2026Member67608174
Marcela Sepúlveda5/1/2026Member67595690
Marijke M. Stoll, Ph.D.4/9/2027Member67582986
Henry Tantaleán, Ph.D5/1/2026Member67591780
Loa P. Traxler, Ph.D.5/1/2026Member44806400
Thomas A. Wake, Ph.D.4/9/2027Member44794400

Committee Charge & Composition

The Committee on the Americas makes recommendations to the Board concerning ways to enhance the society’s effectiveness in its international dimensions throughout the Americas. The committee is also charged with the annual selection of the Stanish Travel Award recipient and, with the executive director, the planning and execution of the biennial Conferencia Intercontinental Advisory Committee. Advisory Committee; composed of a chair and 14 members, including at least two students, plus the editors of Latin American Antiquity and The SAA Archaeological Record who serve ex officio.

Committee Reports:

2022 Spring Committee Report (2022)

2023 Spring Committee Report (2023)

2024 Spring Committee Report (2024)