About the SocietyBoard & Committees
Board of Directors
The Society is governed by an elected board of directors with staggered six-year terms.
President- Ingrid Johnston-Robeldo
President-elect – Chris Bobel
is an Associate Professor of Women’s Studies at University of Massachusetts-Boston. Her specialities include women-centered social movements, including menstrual activism.
Secretary – Laura Wershler
is the former Executive Director of Sexual Health Access Alberta (formerly Planned Parenthood Alberta), a non-profit that facilitates access to comprehensive sexual and reproductive health information, education and services, in Calgary, Alberta.
Treasurer – Jenny Gorman
is a senior lecturer in Psychology at Connecticut College.
is an Associate Professor of Nursing at University of Arizona.
is Professor of Psychology at Connecticut College. Her specialties include PMS, attitudes toward menstruation and menopause, sociocultural aspects of menstruation, and cognitive and behavioral changes across the menstrual cycle.
is an Assistant Professor of sociology at Wayne State University.
Mindy J. Erchull
is a social psychologist who works as an Assistant Professor of psychology at the University of Mary Washington in Virginia.
is an independent scholar.
Elizabeth A. Kissling
is Professor of Communication Studies and Women’s and Gender Studies at Eastern Washington University.
is an instructor of the Justisse method of Fertility Awareness.
David Linton [Newsletter Editor]
is Professor of Communication Arts at Marymount Manhattan College in New York.
Maria Luisa Marván
is a researcher at the Institute of Psychological Research, Universidad Veracruzana and belongs to the Mexican Research Association. Her specialties include sociocultural aspects of menstruation, pms, and attitudes toward menarche and menstruation.
is Professor of Endocrinology at the University of British Columbia and Scientific Director of the new Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research. Her specialties include ovulation, perimenopause, progesterone, and a feminist approach to women’s health.
Immediate Past President - Margaret L. (Peggy) Stubbs
is Professor of Psychology at Chatham University in Pittsburgh PA. Her specialties include psychosocial aspects of menstruation; attitudes towards menstruation, pubertal development; and menstrual education throughout the lifespan.