Membership Committee

Membership Committee


  • Grow the Academy membership
  • Utilize date from the Academy membership to inform the board, other committees, and staff about member needs, value-added benefits, and attitudes and concerns
  • Analyze member data to assess how to promote a member-driven environment that fosters member involvement and leads to professional success
  • Provide periodic review of membership criteria and procedures, and recommend changes that may be required; and
  • Include staff liaison and council chair in communications.


Chair: David Jedlicka, AuD
Members: Chelsea Conrad, AuD
  Virginia Milne, AuD
  Molly Smeal, AuD
  Lindsey Koble, AuD
  Nancy McKenna, AuD, PhD
  Kristi Oeding, AuD
  Alicia Restrepo, AuD
  Peyton Williams, AuD
  Celia Zhang, AuD
  Lori Zitelli, AuD
Student Member: Alison Reitz
Board Liaison: Samuel Bittel, AuD
Staff Liaison: Rachael Sifuentes, MA, CAE



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