Bylaws Committee

Membership in this committee is designated by Article IX, Section 2 of the ACHA Bylaws.

If you would like to learn more about this group or have a question related to this topic, contact the chairperson listed below. Please search by last name in the Membership Directory to locate an email address or contact them through the online member forum ACHA Connect. [login required]


  • Continue to advise the BOD and ACHA national office on bylaws issues.
  • Provide an annual review of the ACHA Bylaws and make appropriate recommendations regarding changes.
  • Develop a set of bylaws revisions that would be required to implement a new unlimited membership model.
  • Develop a standard template for the Articles of Operation that are consistent with the ACHA bylaws and that can be used as a resource for sections and coalitions.
  • Present all proposed changes to the executive committee by February 2020.

Jake Baggott, MLS, 1SG (USAR Retired), FACHA
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Board Liaison
Jamie Leonard, MPH 
University of Virginia 

Staff Liaison
Carolyn Lesesane