Board of Directors
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The Board of Directors is comprised of the Executive Committee (EC), Division/Interest Group Chairpersons, three Board Members-at-Large, and two Board Student and Early Career Representatives.

The EC is a subcommittee of the Board of Directors consisting of the President, President-Elect, President-Elect-Select*, Immediate Past President, Past President, Past President from the prior year (acting as General Secretary), Treasurer, and Executive Director. The Executive Director serves as a nonvoting member of the Executive Committee; all others are voting. 


If you wish to contact a member of the ICA Board of Directors, please use Member Search to find contact information. The member search resource is available to ICA members (you must be signed into your account to access the search results). 

If you are a member of the Board of Directors, visit this link to see the group page.  To update your affiliation listed on this page, please contact Julie Arnold

Terry Flew
Queensland U of Technology

Claes De Vreese
U of Amsterdam

Mary Beth Oliver
Pennsylvania State U

Immediate Past President
Patricia Moy
U of Washington

Past President
Paula Gardner
McMaster U

General Secretary
Peng Hwa Ang
Nanyang Technological U

Peter Monge
U of Southern California

Executive Director (ex-officio)
Laura Sawyer
International Communication Association

Board Member at Large
John Erni
Hong Kong Baptist U 

Board Member at Large
Sister Agnes Lucy Lando
Daystar U

Board Member at Large
Hernando Rojas
U of Wisconsin

Board Student & Early Career Representative
Sarah Cho
U of Massachusetts

Board Student & Early Career Representative
Myrene Magabo
U of the Philippines Open University


Activism, Communication and Social Justice Interest Group Chair
Anne Kaun
Sodertorn U 
Children, Adolescents & the Media Division Chair
Nancy Jennings
U of Cincinnati

Communication & Technology Division Chair
Nicole Ellison
U of Michigan

Communication History Division Chair
Nicole Maurantonio
U of Richmond

Communication Law & Policy Division Chair
Jasmine McNealy
U of Florida

Communication Science and Biology Interest Group Chair
Emily Falk
U of Pennsylvania

Computational Methods Interest Group Chair
Wouter van Atteveldt
VU U Amsterdam

Environmental Communication Division Chair
Xinghua Li
Babson College

Ethnicity & Race in Communication Division Chair
Sudeshna Roy
Stephen F. Austin State U

Feminist Scholarship Division Chair
Ingrid Bachmann
Pontificia U Catolica de Chile 

Game Studies Division Chair
Rabindra Ratan
Michigan State U

Global Communication and Social Change Division Chair
Radhika Gajjala
Bowling Green State U

Health Communication Division Chair
Jeff Niederdeppe
Cornell U

Human-Machine Communication Interest Group Chair
Andrea Guzman
Northern Illinois U

Information Systems Division Chair
Narine Yegiyan
U of California, Davis

Instructional and Developmental Communication Division Chair
CJ Claus
California State U

Intercultural Communication Division Chair
Soumia Bardhan
U of Colorado - Denver

Intergroup Communication Interest Group Chair
Jessica Gasiorek
U of Hawaii - Manoa

Interpersonal Communication Division Chair
Amanda Holmstrom
Michigan State U

Journalism Studies Division Chair
Keren Tenenboim-Weinblatt
Hebrew U of Jerusalem

Language & Social Interaction Division Chair
David Boromisza-Habashi
U of Colorado - Boulder

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer Interest Group Co-Chair
Shinsuke Eguchi
U of New Mexico

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer Interest Group Co-Chair
Lukasz Szulc
U of Sheffield

Mass Communication Division Chair
Jonathan Cohen
U of Haifa 

Media Industry Studies Interest Group Chair
Sora Park
U of Canberra 

Mobile Communication Interest Group Chair
Rich Ling
Nanyang Technological U

Organizational Communication Division Chair
Stacey L. Connaughton
Purdue U

Philosophy, Theory and Critique Division Chair
Jayson Harsin
The American U of Paris

Political Communication Division Chair
Kimberly Gross
George Washington U

Popular Communication Division Chair
Devon Powers
Temple U

Public Diplomacy Interest Group Chair
Alina Dolea
Bournemouth U

Public Relations Division Chair
Flora Hung-Baesecke
Massey U

Sports Communication Interest Group Chair
Tang Tang
U of Akron

Visual Communication Studies Division Chair
Jelle Mast
Vrije U Brussel