Officers and Committee Heads

RAC Officers, Staff, and Committee Heads

The Raleigh Astronomy Club (RAC) is a North Carolina 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation based in Raleigh, NC, USA. The organization has a number of officers and committee heads to help facilitate the club’s mission. All positions are completely voluntary and members serve in these positions for the benefit of the club and the public with no compensation.

Officers

The officers serve as the board of directors for the Raleigh Astronomy Club and are elected for annual term every June. The officers for 2019-2020 are:

Co-chair (Executive Officer): Mike Keefe

    Co-chair (Executive Officer): Ann Murphy
    Co-chair (Executive Officer): Steven Blake
    Secretary: Phyllis Lang
    Treasurer: Steve Izzo
Special Interest Group Leaders

The special interest groups are focused on a particular aspect of amateur astronomy and meet separately from the main body of the club.

    Imaging/Astrophotography Leader: Chris Cole
Committee Heads

Certain activities are managed by committees of volunteers and the officers will appoint a person to head that committee.

Web Master:  Barton Meeks

 Web Content Manager:  Mark Gibson

 Public Information: Doug Lively

Social Media Director: Ana Vail 

Astronomical League Coordinator: Doug Lively     

Loaner Telescope Committee Head: Ramiro Rodriguez / Andy Grant

Public Observing/Outreach Committee Head: Matt Lochansky


RAC is a non profit organization

Please send general inquiries to [email protected]

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