Executive Committee


Benjamin Zaitchik - President ElectBenjamin Zaitchik
Johns Hopkins University
Email: zaitchik@jhu.edu
GeoHealth means understanding health prospects and outcomes as a function of interacting Earth and human systems.



John Balbus
National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
Email: john.balbus@nih.gov
GeoHealth means solving complex environmental health challenges by synergistic interdisciplinary collaboration among the earth and health sciences.


Susan Annenberg - SecretarySusan Anenberg
George Washington University
Email: sanenberg@email.gwu.edu
GeoHealth means integrating Earth and health sciences to investigate connections between the natural world, human activities, and public health.

Past President (2021-2022)

Claire Horwell - President-ElectClaire Horwell
Institute of Hazard, Risk & Resilience, Department of Earth Sciences, Durham University
Email: claire.horwell@durham.ac.uk
GeoHealth means combining health and Earth sciences knowledge to better predict and mitigate the impacts of our dynamic world.

Past President (2020)

Aubrey Miller - PresidentAubrey Miller
National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
Email: miller.aubrey@nih.gov
GeoHealth means bringing the richness, diversity, and rigor of our collective expertise to better understand the complex interface between human health and the environment to promote a robust and sustainable future for all.


Awards Sub-Committee


Antar Jutla
University of Florida
Email: asjutla@mail.wvu.edu

Meredith Franklin
University of Southern California
Email: meredith.franklin@usc.edu

Communications and Outreach Sub-Committee


Michael Wimberly
University of Oklahoma
Email: mcwimberly@ou.edu

Amy Wolfe
University of Kentucky
Email: amy.wolfe@uky.edu

Social Media Fellow

Natalie Linklater
University of Northern British Columbia
Email: Natalie.Linklater@unbc.ca


Azar Abadi
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Email: azar.abadi@unmc.edu

Babak Fard
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Email: babak.jfard@unmc.edu

TEx liaison

Tatiana Loboda
University of Maryland
Email: loboda@umd.edu

Early Career Development Sub-Committee


Franziska Landes
Columbia University
Email: fcl2115@columbia.edu

Andrea Hess
University of Oklahoma
Email: andrea.hess@ou.edu

Meetings Sub-Committee


Daniel Tong
George Mason University
Email: qtong@gmu.edu

Susan Anenberg
George Washington University
Email: sanenberg@email.gwu.edu

Morgan Gorris
University of California, Irvine
Email: mgorris@uci.edu

Jen Stowell
Emory University
Email: jennifer.stowell@emory.edu

Policy & Fundraising Sub-Committee


Lex van Geen
Columbia University
Email: avangeen@ldeo.columbia.edu

Rebecca Rehr
Email: rebecca@ecoamerica.org

Christina Bandaragoda
eScience Institute
Email: cband@uw.edu

Diversity Sub-Committee


Brian McAdoo
Yale NUS College
Email: brian.mcadoo@yale-nus.edu.sg

Amanda Hoffman-Hall
University of Maryland
Email: ahall2@umd.edu

Chief Editor, GeoHealth Journal

Gabriel Filippelli
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Email: gfilippe@iupui.edu

AGU Section Support

Mark Shimamoto
Global Outreach Programs at American Geophysical Union
Email: mshimamoto@agu.org

Robert Burman
American Geophysical Union
Email: rburman@agu.org

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