Committee Members

Wendy K. Adams, Chair (Term ending after WM2020)

Sathya Guruswamy, Vice Chair (Term ending after WM2020)

Lisa Goodhew (Term ending after WM2021)

Kristin L. Kraemer (Term ending after WM2020)

Fatma Salman (Term ending after WM2022)

Toni Sauncy (Term ending after WM2022)

Amber L. Stuver (Term ending after WM2022)

Heather Whitney (Term ending after WM2020)

Beth A. Cunningham, Ex Officio

Rachel Sweeney, Staff Liaison

Past Chairs

Sissi L. Li (2019)



  1. Seek more effective means of recruitment and retention of women in physics classes and physics-related careers.
  2. Seek methods of aiding women in physics in career development.
  3. Communicate to the AAPT membership and to the community at large the findings of the Committee, through approved AAPT channels.