Steering Committee


The Coalition for Western Women’s History is organized through a Steering Committee, which is coordinated by the Steering Committee Chair. The Officers of the CWWH include the Steering Committee Chair, Recorder, and Treasurer. 

Steering Committee (2020-2021):



Cathleen D. Cahill (Chair, 2020) Penn State University



theobaldphoto    Brianna Theobold (2021) University of Rochester


Maria.Vallejo    Maria G. Vallejo (2020) University of Texas at El Paso





Elizabeth Escobedo (2020) University of Denver



Flores photo


Lori Flores (2020) Stony Brook University (SUNY)



(ex officio)
Linda English, University of Texas-Pan American (Former SC Chair, 2017)
Lynne Getz, Appalachian State University (Treasurer)
Amanda Hendrix-Komoto, Montana State University (Recorder)

**The Steering Committee will elect two new members and one new Graduate Student Representative in October 2020.
**The Steering Committee will elect one new member in October 2021.