SAA Programs Committee

SAA Programs Committee


To organize, coordinate, and promote programming which is relevant and useful to all audiology students, including educational workshops, social events, and networking opportunities during the AAA annual conference and a specific student-focused, educational conference held in conjunction with the AAA Conference. To foster leadership in audiology students and to create leadership development initiatives across the SAA enterprise.


In addition to the main charge, the SAA Programs Committee:

  • Liaises with the Professional Development Council;
  • Oversees the planning and execution of the annual SAA Conference; and
  • Oversees the planning and execution of student leadership development activities pertaining to the Student Leaders in Audiology Conference (SLAC).


  • Sarah Alfieri, Co-Chair
  • Conner Jansen, Co-Chair
  • Sarah Conrad
  • Amanda Duren
  • Emily Ferguson
  • Sabrina Ferrero 
  • Melissa Henry
  • Courtney Mcmurrain
  • Jin Hyung Park
  • Keerthana Velappan
  • Daniel Romero, AuD, SAA Advisor
  • Becky West, Academy Staff Liaison