Minority Affairs Committee

The Minority Affairs Committee strives to increase cultural diversity in the fields of biochemistry and molecular biology by increasing participation, visibility and status of minorities within the society.

Sonia C. Flores

Sonia C. Flores

  • Chair, Minority Affairs Committee (2020–2023)
  • University of Colorado School of Medicine
Vahe Bandarian

Vahe Bandarian

  • (2019–2022)
  • University of Utah
Ruma Banerjee

Ruma Banerjee

  • (2019–2022)
  • University of Michigan
Carlos Castañeda

Carlos Castañeda

  • (2018–2021)
  • Syracuse University
Joseph Chaney

Joseph Chaney

  • (2020–2023)
  • Xavier University of Louisiana
Adela Cota-Gomez

Adela Cota-Gomez

  • (2020–2023)
  • University of Colorado Denver
Kayunta Johnson–Winters

Kayunta Johnson–Winters

  • (2020–2023)
  • University of Texas-Arlington
Carlos Lopez

Carlos Lopez

  • (2021–2024)
  • Vanderbilt University
Deborah Neely-Fisher

Deborah Neely-Fisher

  • (2021–2024)
  • J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College
Gustavo Silva

Gustavo Silva

  • (2021–2024)
  • Duke University