IIRLR Advisory Members

FULL ADVISORY COMMITTEE

The Full Advisory Committee consists of the IIRLR President, President-Elect, Secretary, Past Presidents, Participants, Liaisons and the Health & Human Interests (HHI) Program Manager in the Continuing Education Department of UW-Superior.

The President and Secretary are elected and serve a two-year term. Participants and Liaisons are leaders in the field of Reminiscence. The Full Advisory Committee meets at the biennial conference.

2015-2017 Members Include:

President: Juliette Shellman
Secretary (to continue): Takeo Nagasaka
President Elect: Gerben Westerhof
Past presidents: Philippe Cappeliez and Brian de Vries
The editor of IJRLR (to continue): Thomas Pierce

General members: Nobutake Nomura, Cheryl Svensson, Nicole Caza, Sharon McKenzie, Robin Mintzer, Diana Taylor, Loriena Yancura and Myra Sabir
Emeritus member:  Barbara Haight
Program manager of UW-Superior: Esther Gieschen

 

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

The Executive Committee recommends all committee decisions to the HHI Program Manager and meets via teleconference at least every six months.

2015-2017 

Juliette Shellman, President
Gerben Westerhof, President-Elect
Takeo Nagasaka – Secretary
Philippe Cappeliez – Past President
Brian de Vries – Past President
Thomas Pierce – IJRLR Editor
Program manager of UW-Superior: Esther Gieschen

 

TASK FORCE COMMITTEES:

Advisory Committee members volunteer to participate on the committee of their choice. Chairs are assigned to each committee. Committees include:

  • Awards
  • Biennial Conference Planning
  • Online Journal

TASK FORCE COMMITTEE CHAIRS:

Consists of members from the Advisory Committee and each Chair recommends committee activity to the Executive Committee.