SAH Committees

SAH publishes a call for committee members in mid-April and at different times throughout the year as needed.


Governance Committees


Executive Committee

Patricia A. Morton, University of California, Riverside, SAH President
Carla Yanni, Rutgers University, SAH First Vice President
Mohammad Gharipour, SAH Second Vice President
Lynne Horiuchi, Independent Scholar, SAH Secretary
Roberta Washington, FAIA, Roberta Washington Architects, SAH Treasurer
Pauline Saliga, SAH Executive Director

Standing and Other Committees


Budget and Audit Committee

Roberta Washington, FAIA, SAH Treasurer, Roberta Washington Architects (Chair)
Patricia A. Morton, SAH President, University of California, Riverside
Carla Yanni, SAH First Vice President, Rutgers University
Mohammad Gharipour, SAH Second Vice President
Lynne Horiuchi, SAH Secretary, Independent Scholar 
Jim Buckley, University of Oregon, Portland
Vimalin Rujivacharakul, University of Delaware
Pauline Saliga, SAH Executive Director
Beth Eifrig, SAH Comptroller

Development Committee

Roberta Washington, FAIA, SAH Treasurer, Roberta Washington Architects
Michael J. Gibson, Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck
Keith Goad, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
Min Kyung Lee, Bryn Mawr College
Patricia A. Morton, University of California, Riverside, SAH President, Ex Officio
Carla Yanni, Rutgers University, SAH First Vice President, Ex Officio
Mohammad Gharipour, Morgan State University, SAH Second Vice President, Ex Officio
Carolyn Garrett, SAH Director of Development, Ex Officio
Pauline Saliga, SAH Executive Director, Ex Officio

Digital Publications Advisory Committee

Gabrielle Esperdy, BUS/SAH Archipedia Editor in Chief, New Jersey Institute of Technology (Co-Chair)
Jacqueline Spafford, SAHARA Co-Editor, University of California, Santa Barbara (Co-Chair)
Jay Cephas, Northeastern University
Dianne Harris, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Mark Hinchman, SAHARA Co-Editor, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Kristin Huffman, Duke University
David Karmon, JSAH Editor, Holy Cross
Jeffrey E. Klee, Classical American Homes Preservation Trust
Danielle S. Willkens, Georgia Institute of Technology
Patricia A. Morton, University of California, Riverside, SAH President, Ex Officio
Pauline Saliga, SAH Executive Director, Ex Officio

Graduate Student Advisory Committee 

Katerina Bong, University of Toronto (Chair)
Charlette Caldwell, Columbia University
Sben Korsh, University of Michigan
Leslie Lodwick, University of California, Santa Cruz
Antonio Pacheco, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Patricia A. Morton, SAH President, Ex Officio
Carla Yanni, SAH First Vice President, Ex Officio 
Pauline Saliga, SAH Executive Director, Ex Officio
Carolyn Garrett, SAH Director of Development, Ex Officio
Christopher Kirbabas, SAH Director of Programs, Ex Officio

Heritage Conservation Committee
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Bryan Clark Green, Commonwealth Architects, SAH Preservation Officer (Chair)
Kenneth Breisch, University of Southern California
Mary Brush, FAIA, BRUSH Architects, LLC
James M. Buckley, University of Oregon, Portland
Jeffrey Cody, Getty Conservation Institute
Anthony Cohn, Anthony Cohn Architect 
David N. Fixler, EYP/
Priya Jain, Texas A&M University
Theodore Prudon, FAIA, Prudon & Partners
Deborah Slaton, Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc.
Patricia A. Morton, SAH President, Ex Officio
Pauline Saliga, SAH Executive Director, Ex Officio

IDEAS Committee
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Valentina Davila, PhD Candidate, McGill University (Co-Chair)
Will Davis, National University of Singapore (Co-Chair)
Jennifer Tate, Boston, MA, USA (Co-Chair)
Sonali Dhanpal, Newcastle University
Lynne Horiuchi, Independent Scholar
S.N. (JR) Johnson-Roehr, JSTOR Daily/ITHAKA
Kelvin Kung, MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects (MJMA)
Sean McPherson, Bridgewater State University
Anooradha Iyer Siddiqi, Barnard College, Columbia University
Olivier Vallerand, Arizona State University
Armaghan Ziaee, California State University San Marcos
Patricia A. Morton, SAH President, Ex Officio
Pauline Saliga, SAH Executive Director, Ex Officio
Helena Dean, SAH Director of Communications, Ex Officio

Investment Committee

Roberta Washington, FAIA, Roberta Washington Architects (Chair)
Michael Gibson, Greenberg, Whitcombe, Takeuchi & Gibson, LLP
Henry Kuehn, Chicago, IL
Jan M. Grayson, Louisville, KY
Beth Eifrig, SAH Comptroller, Ex Officio
Patricia A. Morton, SAH President, Ex Officio
Pauline Saliga, SAH Executive Director, Ex Officio

JSAH Editorial Advisory Committee

Lawrence Chua, Syracuse University
Joseph Heathcott, The New School
Adnan Morshed, Catholic University of America
Flavia Marcello, Swinburne University
Pari Riahi, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Zachary Stewart, Texas A&M University
Robin L. Thomas, Pennsylvania State University
Desiree Valadares, University of California, Berkeley (2021–22) and University of British Columbia-Vancouver (2022–25)
Patricia A. Morton, SAH President, Ex Officio
Pauline Saliga, SAH Executive Director, Ex Officio

Membership Committee

Nancy S. Steinhardt, University of Pennsylvania (Chair)
Soumya Dasgupta, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Catherine Ettinger, Universidad Michoacana San Nicolas de Hidalgo
Ashley Gardini, Diablo Valley College
Sarah Rogers Morris, University of Illinois at Chicago
Adedoyin Teriba, Dartmouth College
Aaron White, Mississippi State University
Patricia A. Morton, SAH President, Ex Officio
Pauline Saliga, SAH Executive Director, Ex Officio
Helena Dean, SAH Director of Communications, Ex Officio
Anne Hill Bird, SAH Director of Membership, Ex Officio

Nominating Committee

Samantha Martin, University College Dublin (Chair)
Burak Erdim, North Carolina State University
Ana María León, Harvard GSD
Jason Nguyen, University of Toronto
Carla Yanni, Rutgers University, SAH First Vice President

SAH Archipedia/BUS Editorial Committee

Gabrielle Esperdy, New Jersey Institute of Technology, SAH Archipedia/BUS Editor in Chief
Catherine Boland Erkkila, SAH Archipedia/BUS Managing Editor
Samuel Albert, Fashion Institute of Technology
Amanda Roth Clark, Whitworth University
Ann Gilkerson, JSAH Managing Editor
Phil Gruen, Washington State University
Kathryn Holliday, University of Texas at Arlington
Anne Marshall, University of Idaho
Mari Nakahara, Library of Congress
Julie Nicoletta, University of Washington
Peter Olshavsky, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Emily Pugh, Getty Research Institute
David Rifkind, University of Florida
Damie Stillman, University of Delaware

SAH CONNECTS Advisory Committee

Mohammad Gharipour, Morgan State University, SAH Second Vice President (Chair)
Miguel Angel Calvo Salve, Marywood University
Bridget Maley, Architecture + History
Brian L. McLaren, University of Washington
Patricia A. Morton, SAH President, Ex Officio
Pauline Saliga, SAH Executive Director, Ex Officio
Christopher Kirbabas, SAH Director of Programs, Ex Officio

Fellowship & Award Committees


Alice Davis Hitchcock Book Award Committee

Nancy Steinhardt, Chair
Can Bilsel
Madhuri Desai

Antoinette Forrester Downing Book Award Committee

Sally McMurry, Chair
Benjamin Haley
Conrad G. Thake

Spiro Kostof Book Award Committee

Eric Mumford, Chair
Luis E. Carranza
Sarah Lopez

Elisabeth Blair MacDougall Book Award Committee

Kathleen John-Alder, Chair
Sonja Dümpelmann
Tracy L. Ehrlich

SAH Exhibition Catalogue Award Committee

Nina Stritzler-Levine, Chair
Samia Henni
Michael Kubo

Founders' Award Committee

Anooradha Iyer Siddiqi, Chair
Margaret M. Grubiak
Valentina Rozas-Krause

SAH Award for Film and Video Committee

David Theodore, Chair
Vandana Baweja
Shundana Yusaf 

Charles E. Peterson Fellowship Committee

Catherine Boland Erkilla, SAH Archipedia/BUS Managing Editor (Chair)
Rebecca Choi, ETH Zurich
Tara A Dudley, University of Texas at Austin
Karol R. Williams, Arch Research

SAH David B. Brownlee Dissertation Award Committee

Carla Yanni, Rutgers University (Chair)
Daniel Abramson, Boston University
Maile S. Hutterer, University of Oregon
Ana María León, Harvard GSD
Jason Nguyen, University of Toronto

SAH Dissertation Research Fellowship Committee

Mrinalini Rajagopalan, University of Pittsburgh (Chair)
Jennifer Ferng, The University of Sydney
Vladimir Kulic, Iowa State University

HABS-SAH Sally Kress Tompkins Fellowship Committee

Lisa Davidson, National Park Service (Chair)
Joseph Heathcott, The New School
Jeroen van den Hurk, Salve Regina University

H. Allen Brooks Travelling Fellowship Committee

Heghnar Watenpaugh, University of California, Davis (Chair)
Peter Clericuzio, Edinburgh College of Art
Amanda Reese Lawrence, Northeastern University

SAH Annual Conference Fellowship Committee

Barbara Mooney, University of Iowa (Chair)
Vyta Pivo, University of Michigan
Isabel Rousset, Curtin University

SAH IDEAS Research Fellowship Committee

Lynne Horiuchi, Independent Scholar
Sean McPherson, Bridgewater State University
Olivier Vallerand, Arizona State University

Edilia and François-Auguste de Montêquin Fellowship Committee

Laura Fernández González, University of Lincoln (Chair)
Juan Luis Burke, University of Maryland
Erica Morawski, Pratt Institute

Short-Term Committees


SAH Executive Director Search Committee
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Patricia A. Morton, University of California, Riverside, SAH President (Co-Chair)
Abigail Van Slyck, Connecticut College (Co-Chair)
Mohammad Gharipour, Morgan State University, SAH Second Vice President
Gabrielle Esperdy, New Jersey Institute of Technology, SAH Archipedia/BUS Editor in Chief
Zeynep Kezer, Newcastle University
Ana María León, Harvard GSD
Sarah Rogers Morris, University of Illinois, Chicago
Rafico Ruiz, Canadian Centre for Architecture
Anooradha Iyer Siddiqi, Barnard College, Columbia University
Ann Whiteside, Harvard University Graduate School of Design
Carla Yanni, Rutgers University, SAH First Vice President

SAH 2023 Conference Sessions Selection Committee

Carla Yanni, Rutgers University, SAH First Vice President Elect (Chair)
Mohammad Gharipour, Morgan State University (Associate Chair) 
Esther Choi, Cooper Union
Mark Hinchman, University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Adnan Z. Morshed, The Catholic University of America

SAH Strategic Planning Committee

Patricia A. Morton, University of California, Riverside, SAH President (Chair)
Daniel A. Barber, University of Pennsylvania
César Bargues Ballester, Getty Conservation Institute
Gail Dubrow, University of Minnesota
Lynne Horiuchi, Independent Scholar
Anthony Meyer, University of California, Los Angeles
Tanja Poppelreuter, University of Salford, Manchester
Robin Schuldenfrei, Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London
Kylie Selzter, Common Cause Consultants
Ann Baird Whiteside, Harvard University Graduate School of Design
Hongyan Yang, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Carla Yanni, SAH First Vice President, Rutgers University
Pauline Saliga, SAH Executive Director, Ex Officio
Helena Dean, SAH Director of Communications, Ex Officio

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