The Ocean Sciences Section maintains a number of standing committees.  In addition, some members of the section serve on Union-wide committees.

Executive Committee
Honors and Recognition
Meeting Representatives

Executive Committee Membership

Lynne Talley – President
Eileen Hofmann – President-elect
James Murray - past-President
Victoria Coles – Secretary, Physical Oceanography
Heidi Sosik – Secretary, Biological Oceanography
Adina Paytan – Secretary, Marine Geochemistry
Deborah Hutchinson – Secretary, Marine Geology and Geophysics
Frederick Bingham – OS Webmaster
Beth Paredes – AGU Headquarters Liaison
Rana Fine (2014)
Eric Itsweire (2014)
Des Barton (2014)
Martin Visbeck (2014)
Minhan Dai (2014)
Karen Casciotti – Early career member (2014)
Paige Martin – Student member (2014)

Honors and Recognition CommitteeJames Murray (Chair), other members TBA

Meetings Committee, TBA

Meeting representatives: Fall meeting, TBA; Ocean Sciences meeting, Karen Casciotti (lead) and Frederick Bingham

Fellows Committee, Eileen Hoffmann (Chair), Lynne Talley, Richard Barber, Antonio Busalacchi, Lisa Levin, Kenneth Johnson, Charles Nittrouer, Detlef Stammer

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