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AIRI Memberships Continue to Rise


AIRI is pleased to have welcome new institutions into membership. Many thanks to our membership chair for coordinating the application review process, as well as the membership committee. If you know of an institute that AIRI may be a good resource, please send any leads to

Sophia A. DarlingSophia A. Darling

Vice President of Finance & Operations, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer, Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research Inc.

Sophia serves as Chair for the Membership Committee, whose role is to maximize member retention and identify, evaluate and solicit potential institutes for new membership. Sophia has attended annual meetings since 2010 and served on the membership committee for several years. Sophia actively leads the review and recommendation process for institutional memberships.