The TMS Board of Directors is made up of minerals, metals, and materials scientists and engineers who are respected in their professions and elected by their peers to serve the Society. Meet the current TMS Board members who are helping the Society fulfill its mission and setting the course for future endeavors.

Srinivas Chada
TMS President
Manager PM&P, General Dynamics Mission Systems
Term: 03/08/2024 - 03/27/2025

Brad Boyce
TMS Past President
Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff, Sandia National Laboratories
Term: 03/08/2024 - 03/27/2025

Daniel Miracle
TMS Vice President
Senior Scientist, Air Force Research Laboratory
Term: 03/08/2024 - 03/27/2025

Alexis Lewis
TMS Financial Planning Officer
Deputy Division Director, National Science Foundation
Term: 03/25/2023 - 03/19/2026

Kester Clarke
TMS Professional Development Director
Group Leader, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Term: 03/25/2023 - 03/19/2026

James Robinson
TMS Secretary/Executive Director
Executive Director, The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society
Term: 05/29/2012 - 03/31/2099

Elsa Olivetti
TMS Director/Chair, Extraction & Processing Division
Assistant Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Term: 03/25/2023 - 03/19/2026

Saryu Fensin
TMS Director/Chair, Functional Materials Division
Staff Member, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Term: 03/25/2023 - 03/19/2026

Jonathan Madison
TMS Director/Chair, Content
Term: 03/25/2023 - 03/19/2026

Paul Mason
TMS Director/Chair, Materials Processing & Manufacturing Division
President, Thermo-Calc Software Inc.
Term: 03/04/2022 - 03/27/2025

Viola Acoff
TMS Director/Chair, Membership Diversity & Development
Dean of the School of Engrg, University of Mississippi
Term: 03/04/2022 - 03/27/2025

Suveen Mathaudhu
TMS Director/Chair, Structural Materials Division
Professor, Colorado School of Mines
Term: 03/04/2022 - 03/27/2025

Robert Maass
TMS Director/Chair, Program
Director, Department Head, Federal Institute of Materials Research and Testing (BAM)
Term: 03/08/2024 - 03/18/2027

Edward Williams
TMS Director/Chair, Light Metals Division
Director of Manufacturing Technology, Arconic
Term: 03/04/2022 - 03/27/2025

Michael Titus
TMS Director/Chair, Public & Governmental Affairs
Associate Professor, Purdue University
Term: 03/25/2023 - 03/19/2026

Past TMS Presidents

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