Contact Us

Have a question? Please contact ACTS via email at or (202) 367-1119 or one of the staff members below.

Meet our team


Acting Executive Director
Dale West

Dale is the Acting Executive Director for ACTS has more than 20 years of experience working with nonprofit organizations. Dale is a long-time member and volunteer for the Association Forum of Chicagoland where he has served on several committees and frequently speaks on association issues. He is a Certified Association Executive and holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Illinois State University and a master’s degree in recreation, parks and tourism administration from Western Illinois University.


Operations Manager
Kim Wiatr

Kim Wiatr is the Operations Manager for ACTS. Joining the team January 2017, Kim brings five years of association management experience with a focus in membership and financial management. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts with a concentration in Printmaking and a minor in Marketing from the University of Dayton in Dayton, OH.  


Sr. Membership & Operations Associate
Samantha Coman

Samantha Coman is the Sr. Membership & Operations Associate for ACTS and joined the team in March, 2016. Sam graduated from Miami University in Ohio, earning a Bachelor of Arts in English.

Association for Clinical and Translational Science
2025 M St NW
Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 367-1119
Fax: (202) 367-2119