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

Yannis Ioannidis
Univ of Athens

Vice President
Elisa Bertino
Purdue Univ

John West
Texas Advanced Computing Center

Past President
Gabriele Kotsis
Johannes Keppler 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
Rashmi Mohan
Splunk Inc

Member at Large
Mehran Sahami
Stanford Univ.

Member at Large
Alejandro Saucedo
Inst. for Ethical AI

Member at Large
Michelle Zhou
Juji, Inc

SIG Governing Board Representatives

SGB Chair
Jens Palsberg
Univ of Califorrnia, Los Angeles

SGB Representative
Vivek Sarkar
Georgia Tech

SGB Representative
Jeanna Matthews
Clarkson Univ

SGB Representative
Thomas Zimmermann
Microsoft Research

Publications Board Co-Chairs

Publications Board
Divesh Srivastava

Publications Board
Dame Wendy Hall
Univ of Southampton

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