Southwestern Sociological Association

The Southwestern Sociological Association (SSA) is a disciplinary affiliate of the Southwestern Social Science Association, the nation’s oldest interdisciplinary social science professional association established in 1919. The SSA promotes the advancement of sociological research, knowledge, teaching, and professional service throughout the greater Southwest and the nation.


SSA Newsletter Winter 2020

Southwestern Sociological Association Officers

Office Name Term Began Term Ends
President Robert Wallace 2019 2020
President Elect Elizabeth Kelly 2019 2020
Vice President Theresa Morris 2019 2020
Past President Maria Cristina Morales 2019 2022
Past President Carson Mencken 2018 2021
Past President Carol Walther 2017 2020
Secretary/Treasurer Joseph Comeau 2014 2021
Executive Council Gwenetta Curry 2018 2020
Warren Waren 2018 2020
Richard Harris 2019 2021
Jori Sechrist 2019 2021
Editor SSA Newsletter Heili Pals 2019
Student Representative Katie Constantin 2019 2020


SSA Constitution and Bylaws 2008