Leadership Overview

The thirty-third (and current) President of the American Branch is Leila N. Sadat, elected for a two-year term in October 2018. 

The American Branch operates under the direction of an Executive Committee. The Chairman of the Executive Committee is David P. Stewart, and the Vice Presidents are Christina M. CernaPaul R. Dubinsky, Chiara GiorgettiPhilip M. Moremen,  and Michael P. Scharf. The Treasurer is Houston Putnam Lowry. Myra Din is the Branch's Secretary and Peter Yu is the Director of Studies.


The ABILA gratefully acknowledges the support of our Patrons. Patrons are life members of the Branch and do not pay annual dues.

Hon. Charles N. Brower
Lee C. Buchheit
Prof. David Caron (deceased)
Christina M. Cerna
Edward Gordon
Anthony Lee Larson
Prof. Cynthia C. Lichtenstein
Houston Putnam Lowry
Prof. Philip M. Moremen
Prof. John F. Murphy
Prof. James A.R. Nafziger
Prof. Ved P. Nanda
Andre Newburg (deceased)
Prof. John E. Noyes
Anibal M. Sabater
Charles D. Siegal (deceased)
Paul Stephan
Prof. David P. Stewart
Prof. Ruth G. Wedgwood