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Committee on Minorities in Statistics

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  • To foster greater participation in statistics by members of minority groups that have historically been under-represented in the field of statistics.
  • Encourage research to develop, evaluate and implement policies and interventions to improve the condition of minority populations in the U.S.
  • Composition: The committee has nine members, three of whom are appointed/reappointed each year by the President Elect for three year terms. One of the members is appointed (when necessary) by the President Elect to serve as the Chair.

    Questions? Want to get involved? Contact Adrian Coles


    The Committee on Minorities in Statistics has 10 member(s), and 2 liaison(s).

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    Coles, Adrian
    Chair (2020 - 2021)
    Butler, Emily Lynn
    Vice-Chair (2021 - 2021)
    Otto, Mark C.
    Membership CC Vice Chair (2017 - 2022)
    Usher, Therri
    Vice-Chair (2021 - 2021)
    Butler, Emily Lynn
    Member (2020 - 2022)
    Charles, Janelle K.
    Member (2017 - 2022)
    Exum, Portia
    Member (2021 - 2023)
    Perez, Adriana
    Member (2017 - 2022)
    Simpson, Felicia Renaye
    Member (2018 - 2023)
    Thomas, Michael M.
    Member (2019 - 2021)
    Town, Machell K.
    Member (2019 - 2021)
    Usher, Therri
    Member (2020 - 2023)

    Kam, Maria Matilde S.

    Membership Council Liaison (2021 - 2021)

    LaLonde, Donna

    Staff Liaison (2015 - 2023)

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