Executive Committee

The GCC Executive Committee is the elected volunteer committee that represents the membership in the day-to-day operations and overall long-term direction of the GCC.  All elected positions are responsible for oversight and support of standing committees, while maintaining and managing membership processes, GCC communications, finances, organizational infrastructure, member engagement, and professional development.
             Past Presidents

President Annie Maxfield
Director of Graduate Career and Professional Development
at the University of Texas at Austin.  
Email: president@gradcareerconsortium.org

President Job Description & Term

Past-President: Briana (Bri) Konnick, Ph.D. (she/her/hers)
Director of Career Development The University of Chicago
Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering
Email: pastpres@gradcareerconsortium.org 

Past-President Job Description & Term

President-Elect: Derek Attig, Ph.D. (they/them/theirs),
Assistant Dean for Career and Professional Development,
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Email: preselect@gradcareerconsortium.org 

President-Elect Job Description

Treasurer: Eric Vaughn, M.Ed. (he/him/his),
Director of Career Services University of Rochester,
School of Medicine & Dentistry
Email: treasurer@gradcareerconsortium.org 

Treasurer Job Description & Term

Secretary: Pallavi Eswara, M.S. (she/her/hers),
Associate Director, PhD Network,
Northeastern University
Email: secretary@gradcareerconsortium.org 

Secretary Job Description & Term

Communications Officer: Chris Smith, Ph.D. (he/him/his),
Postdoctoral Affairs Program Administrator Virginia Tech 
Email: communications@gradcareerconsortium.org 

Communications Officer Job Description & Term

Professional Development Officer: New 2022-23

Job Description & Term

Diversity & Membership Engagement Officer: New 2022-23

Job Description & Term