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About the American Chemical Society

The American Chemical Society (ACS) is the world’s largest scientific society and one of the world’s leading sources of authoritative scientific information. A nonprofit organization, chartered by Congress, ACS is at the forefront of the evolving worldwide chemical enterprise and the premier professional home for chemists, chemical engineers and related professions around the globe.

2017 Officers & Committee Heads


Chair: Kishori Deshpande

Chair Elect: Hayley Brown   

Secretary: Kelly Davis

Treasurer: Kaoru Aou

Director: Carla Schmidt  

Councilor: Carolyn Ribes

Past Chair: Kelli Jay 



Committee Chairs

Community Outreach Chair: Shannon Phillips

Awards & Scholarships Chair: Eric Klinker