Membership Committee

The Membership Committee is one of the operational committees of MARAC.

Mission and Goals

The Membership Committee shall work on programs to recruit and retain members, develop membership benefits, prepare a member application, review procedures for the collection of annual dues, oversee the maintenance and distribution of mailing lists, and assist the Secretary on special projects.


The Membership Committee consists of up to nine members. The MARAC Secretary and Administrator automatically serve on the Committee. The MARAC Chair-elect appoints all other members of the committee, and these members shall serve two-year staggered terms and may be reappointed for a second term.

Mentoring Program

The Mentoring Program is organized by a subcommittee of the Membership Committee. For more information about this program, please see this page.


Contact the Membership Committee chair by emailing [email protected].

Members Term Ends
Sara Borden, Chair Summer 2021
Sierra Green Summer 2022
Cara Griggs Summer 2021
Liza Zakharova Summer 2022
Theresa Altieri Taplin Spring 2022
Alexandra deGraffenreid Summer 2021
Sheridan Sayles, Mentoring Coordinator Summer 2021
Nicole Topich, Mentoring subcommittee Summer 2021
Christie Lutz, Mentoring subcommittee Summer 2022
Diane Biunno, Mentoring subcommittee Summer 2022
Caitlin Rizzo, MARAC Secretary ex-officio
Sara Predmore, MARAC Administrator ex-officio


Last revised July 2020