Committees

ACHA Committees

Each January, the incoming ACHA president appoints interested members of the ACHA to standing and ad-hoc committees. The terms range from one to three years. If you are interested in serving on one of these committees, please contact Charles Strauss, ACHA Executive Secretary-Treasurer at cstrauss@achahistory.org.

Program Committee

  • Anthony Smith, University of Dayton, Chair
  • Catherine Osborne, Holy Cross College, Chair for 2022 Annual Meeting (New Orleans)
  • Tom Rzeznik, 2020-2023, Chair for 2023 Annual Meeting (Philadelphia)
  • James Carroll, Iona College, 2020 ACHA President (ex officio)
  • Charles T. Strauss, Mount St. Mary’s University, ACHA Executive Secretary-Treasurer (ex officio)

Finance Committee

  • James Carroll, Iona College, 2020 ACHA President, Chair
  • Charles T. Strauss, Mount St. Mary’s University, ACHA Executive Secretary-Treasurer
  • Maggie McGuinness, La Salle University, 2019-2021
  • Jeannie Welsh, La Salle University, 2019-2021
  • Eric Wood, Fordham University (ex-officio)

Elections Board

  • Stephanie Jacobe, Archives of the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C., Chair, 2018-2020
  • Dennis Gunn, Iona College, 2020-2021
  • Justin Poche, College of the Holy Cross, 2020-2022
  • James Carroll, Iona College, 2020 ACHA President (ex officio)
  • Charles T. Strauss, Mount St. Mary’s University, ACHA Executive Secretary-Treasurer (ex officio)

Electronic Media Committee

  • Mary Beth Fraser Connelly, Purdue University, Northwest, Chair, 2019-2020
  • Kate Feighry, Archivist, Archdoicese of New York 2020-2022
  • Jack Downey, University of Rochester, 2020-2022
  • TBD, 2020-2021
  • Andrew Metzger, Web Administrator (ex officio)
  • Charles T. Strauss, Mount St. Mary’s University, ACHA Executive Secretary-Treasurer (ex officio)

Membership Committee

  • Peter Cajka, University of Notre Dame, Chair
  • Dennis Castillo, Christ the King Seminary
  • Kate Dugan, Springfield College
  • Charles T. Strauss, ACHA Executive Secretary-Treasurer