Southern AIS Executive Board

Bernie Farkas Past-past President
Chris Kreider Past President
Jignya Patel President
Sue Feldman VP – Conference Chair
Raymond Papp VP – Program Chair
Shawn Lough Treasurer
Adrian Gardiner Secretary
Chris Kreider Marketing & Comm. Chair
Karthikeyan Umapathy Journal Liaison
Michael Lapke Technology Chair
Kruttika Sutrave Assistant Program Chair
Akanksha Singa Assistant Conference Chair
Thema Monroe-White Assistant Marketing & Communications Chair
Michael Cuellar Student Liaison
Updated following SAIS 2024 - Next Update April 2025

Individual Membership

Membership in SAIS is open to all. However to join SAIS, you must first be a member of the Association for Information Systems. AIS offers 4 individual membership classes: Academic, Student, Retired, and Professional. Visit the AIS Membership page for more information.

Institutional Membership

The Southern Association for Information Systems (SAIS) offers institutional membership at an annual cost of $1000. Membership benefits include:

  • four complimentary registrations to the SAIS Conference
  • name recognition displayed on posters at the Conference
  • name displayed on the web site

Institutional memberships cannot be completed online. To become an institutional member, contact the AIS Membership Manager, Aretha Wright.

Aretha Wright
Office Manager
Association for Information Systems
Office: 404-413-7445
Fax: 404-413-7443

For additional information, please contact the Conference Chair.