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
Vicki Russo, Senior Co-Chair Summer 2025
Jordan Patty, Junior Co-Chair Summer 2025
Laura Melbourne Summer 2024
David Grinnell Summer 2025
Sarah Leu Summer 2025
Liza Zakharova Summer 2022
Kevin Delinger Summer 2025
Emily Somach, Mentoring Subcommittee Co-Chair Summer 2024
John Zarrillo, Mentoring Subcommittee Co-Chair Summer 2024
Kevin Clair, MARAC Secretary ex-oficio
Sara Predmore, MARAC Administrator ex-officio


Last revised June 2023