2016–2017 Committees and Boards / Conseils et comités

All committees and boards except the nominating committee are appointed by the president and approved by the executive board. The nominating committee is elected at the annual business meeting. Click here to contact the Association.

Nominating Committee / Comité des mises en candidature1

  • Scot M. Guenter, Ph.D., LF, FF, WSF, FVAST
    Chair / Directeur
  • Hugh L. Brady, J.D., FF
  • James J. Ferrigan III

Standing Committees / Comités permanents2
Budget Committee / Comité du budget

  • John S. Adcock, J.D., CPA
    Chair / Directeur
  • Christopher P. Bedwell
  • Edward A. McNabb, LL.B
  • John M. Hartvigsen (ex officio)

Flag Design Committee / Comité de vexillographie

  • Lee L. Herold
    Chair / Directeur
  • James A. Croft
  • John M. Hartvigsen (ex officio)

Membership Committee / Comité d’adhésion

  • Lee L. Herold
    Chair / Directeur
  • John S. Adcock, J.D., CPA
  • John M. Hartvigsen (ex officio)

Program Committee / Comité de programme

  • Luc V. Baronian, Ph.D.
    Chair / Directeur
  • Christopher P. Bedwell
  • Hugh L. Brady, J.D., FF (adviser)
  • James A. Croft
  • Kenneth J. Hartvigsen, Ph.D. (adviser)
  • Edward A. McNabb, LL.B
  • Charles A. Spain, J.D., WSF (adviser)
  • John M. Hartvigsen (ex officio)

Publications Committee / Comité des publications

  • Edward A. McNabb, LL.B.
    Chair / Directeur
  • Luc V. Baronian Ph.D.
  • Kenneth J. Hartvigsen Ph.D.
  • Anne M. Platoff M.S., M.A., FF
  • John M. Hartvigsen (ex officio)

Special Committees / Comités spéciaux
Awards and Honors Committee / Comité des prix et honneurs3

  • Scot M. Guenter, Ph.D., LF, FF, WSF, FVAST
    Chair / Directeur
  • Kevin Harrington, M.A. (T.), FF
  • Steven A. Knowlton, M.L.I.S.
  • Charles A. Spain, J.D., WSF
  • H.P. (Pete) Van de Putte, Jr. FVAST
  • John M. Hartvigsen (ex officio)

Award Judges / Juges des prix4

  • John S. Adcock J.D., CPA
  • Luc V. Baronian Ph.D.
  • Hugh L. Brady J.D., FF
  • Hipolito Rafael Chacón Ph.D.
  • Scot M. Guenter Ph.D., LF FF WSF
  • John M. Hartvigsen
  • Lee L. Herold
  • Edward A. McNabb LL.B.

Grants Committee / Comité des bourses5

  • Scot M. Guenter, Ph.D., LF, FF, WSF, FVAST
    Chair / Directeur
  • Perry Dane, J.D.
  • Kenneth W. Reynolds, Ph.D.
  • John Hartvigsen (ex officio)

Flag Conservation Committee / Comité de conservation des drapeaux5

  • Gwen Spicer, M.S.
    Chair / Directrice
  • James J. Ferrigan III
  • Kenneth J. Hartvigsen, Ph.D.
  • John Hartvigsen (ex officio)

Editorial Boards / Comités de rédaction6
Raven: A Journal of Vexillology Editorial Board / Comité de rédaction

  • Scot M. Guenter, Ph.D., LF, FF, WSF, FVAST
    Chair / Directeur
  • Perry Dane, J.D.
  • Anne M. Platoff, M.S., M.A., FF
  • John M. Hartvigsen (ex officio)

Flag Research Quarterly Editorial Board / Comité de rédaction

  • Edward A. McNabb, LL.B.
    Chair / Directeur
  • John A. Lowe, M.D., FF
  • David B. Martucci
  • John M. Hartvigsen (ex officio)

NAVA News Editorial Board / Comité de rédaction

  • Edward A. McNabb, LL.B. (2015–2018 term)
    Chair / Directeur
  • James A. Croft (2015–2018 term)
  • John M. Hartvigsen (ex officio)

1 Bylaws § 6.02(a).
2 Bylaws § 7.01; majority of voting members on standing committees must be corporate directors pursuant to Illinois General Not For Profit Corporation Act of 1986 § 108.40(a).
3 Bylaws §§ 7.02(a), 7.12.
4 Bylaws §§ 2.05(e), 2.06(c).
5 Committee created by the executive board under Bylaws § 7.02(b).
6 Committee created by the executive board under Bylaws § 7.02(b) and executive board policy 2013-001 (Publications Policy) § 5.1; three-year terms for editorial boards established by Publications Policy § 5.2.