Academy of Leisure Sciences Committees

TALS Committees

2018 TALS Committee Members

For more information about these committees please see the Become Involved page.

Note: Names preceded by ♦ represent committee chairperson(s)

Future Scholars Committee

♦Tyler Tapps, tyler.tapps@nwmissouri.edu
Augustus Hallmon, ahallmon@nwmissouri.edu
Kindal Shores, shoresk@ecu.edu
Katherine Soule, kesoule@ucanr.edu
Carena vanRiper, cvanripe@illinois.edu

Awards Committee

♦ Randy Swedberg, swed@vax2.concordia.ca
Bob Rossman, jrrossm@illinoisstate.edu
Susan Ostby, sdo2h@mtmail.mtsu.edu
Mary Ann Devine, mdevine@kent.edu
Jessica Monu, jmonu@stfrancis.edu
Linda Oakleaf, loakleaf@missouriwestern.edu

Fellows Committee

♦ Bill Hendricks, whendric@calpoly.edu
Ingrid Schneider, ingridss@umn.edu
Bob Rossman, jrrossm@illinoisstate.edu
Scott Shafer, sshafer@tamu.edu

TALS Research and Teaching Committee

♦ Brooke Burk, brooke.burk@mnsu.edu
Rasul Mowatt, ramowatt@indiana.edu
Denise Anderson, dander2@clemson.edu
Keri Schwab, keschwab@calpoly.edu
Ben Hickerson, bdhicker@uncg.edu
Brigitta Baker, bbaker@lsu.edu
Kate Evans, kevans@uwlax.edu

Challenge Grant/Future Scholars
Fund Committee

♦ Barb Schlatter, beschla@ilstu.edu
Kindal Shores, shoresk@ecu.edu
Patti Freeman, patti_freeman@byu.edu
Deb Kerstetter, ogq@psu.edu
Ellen Drogin Rodgers, erodger1@gmu.edu

BOD Nominations Committee

♦ Mary Parr, mparr@kent.edu
Tyler Tapps, tyler.tapps@nwmissouri.edu
Bill Hendricks, whendric@calpoly.edu

Membership Committee

♦ Ellen Drogin Rodgers, erodger1@gmu.edu
I-Chun (Nicky) Wu, nicky.wu@mtsu.edu
Elizabeth Weybright, elizabeth.weybright@wsu.edu

Newsletter

Joel Agate jagate@brockport.edu
Nick Pitas nap5045@psu.edu

TALS Listserve Committee

♦ Mike Bradley, michael.bradley@eku.edu
Diane Samdahl, dsamdahl@uga.edu

TALS Communications Committee

♦ Iryna Sharaievska, sharaievskai@appstate.edu
Linda Oakleaf, loakleaf@missouriwestern.edu
Bob Brookover, bob@clemson.edu
Marcia Shirilla, Marcia@udel.edu
Joel Agate jagate@brockport.edu
Hongping Zhang, hongpingzhang@ufl.edu
Luc Cousineau, luc.cousineau@uwaterloo.ca
Jill Sturts jsturts@vwu.edu
Stella Liu, Stella.Liu@sdstate.edu