ACM Council

ACM Council is the governing board of ACM. It includes the elected officers, members-at-large (who are also elected by the general membership), SGB representatives (elected by SIG Governing Board members), and the chairs of ACM's Digital Library and Publications boards.

Elected Officers

Gabriele Kotsis
Johannes Keppler Univ

Vice President
Joan Feigenbaum
Yale Univ

Elisa Bertino
Purdue Univ

Past President
Cherri Pancake
Oregon State Univ


Member at Large
Nancy Amato
Univ of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Member at Large
Tom Crick
Swansea Univ.

Member at Large
Susan Dumais

Member at Large
Claudia Medeiros Bauzer
Univ of Campinas

Member at Large
Mehran Sahami
Stanford Univ.

Member at Large
Alejandro Saucedo
Inst. for Ethical AI

Member at Large
Theo Schlossnagle

SIG Governing Board Representatives

SGB Chair
Jens Palsberg
Univ of Califorrnia, Los Angeles

SGB Representative
Pankaj Jalote
Indraprastha IIT

SGB Representative
Jeanna Matthews
Clarkson Univ

SGB Representative
Thomas Zimmermann
Microsoft Research

Chairs of Major Boards

Digital Library Board
Jack Davidson
Univ of Virginia
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Publications Board
Joe Konstan
Univ of Minnesota

Publications Board
Divesh Srivastava

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