IRIS Announces 2009 Slate of Candidates

The IRIS Nominations Committee has announced the following candidates to fill several positions on the Board of Directors:

Six candidates to fill three 3-year terms as Directors:

  • Susan Bilek, New Mexico Tech
  • John Hole, Virginia Tech
  • Beatrice Magnani, University of Memphis
  • Michael Ritzwoller, University of Colorado
  • Doug Wiens, Washington University in St. Louis
  • Francis Wu, SUNY Binghamton

Information about the candidates and the upcoming Annual Meeting of the IRIS Consortium is available at

Your Vote Counts!

  • An election package, including ballot and instructions, will be sent to Member Representatives early in November
  • Voting by mail is strongly encouraged. Mailed ballots must be received at IRIS Headquarters by December 4.
  • Voting in person can be done during the reception prior to the Annual Meeting, however all ballots must be submitted by 7:30 p.m. on December 14.