AAPT 2011 National Election Results

For Immediate Release

College Park, Maryland, November 18, 2011 — The AAPT membership has elected the following to the AAPT Executive Board:

Mary Beth Monroe, Southwest Texas Junior College, in Uvalde, Texas will enter the AAPT Presidential Chain, serving as Vice President in 2012, President-Elect in 2013, President in 2014, and Past President in 2015.

Paul Williams, Austin Community College, in Austin, Texas, will serve a three-year term as Two-Year College Representative.

Paul Zitzewitz, University of Michigan, in Dearborn, Michigan will serve an additional two-year term as Treasurer.

They will begin their terms following the AAPT Winter Meeting, February 9, 2012.


About AAPT
AAPT is an international organization for physics educators, physicists, and industrial scientists—with more than 10,000 members worldwide. Dedicated to enhancing the understanding and appreciation of physics through teaching, AAPT provides awards, publications, and programs that encourage teaching practical application of physics principles, support continuing professional development, and reward excellence in physics education. AAPT was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in the American Center for Physics in College Park, Maryland.
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