Address all membership and other information concerning the RSS* to the following email address:

*If you would like us to share announcements with our members, as related to rural sociology, email the RSS Business Office with all information you would like dispersed. If relevant, we will post the announcement on our site, monthly eBulletin, and social media platforms.

Scott Sanders
Executive Director and Treasurer

Nathan Barton
Business Office/Financial Manager

Seth Trader
Assistant Office Manager

Macie Bayer
Business Office Assistant

Rural Sociological Society
2040 JFSB
Brigham Young University
Provo, Utah 84602
(801) 422-7386

Currently, the RSS Business Office is in Utah, Mountain Daylight Time (MDT).
Those wishing to contact us, keep in mind that:
Central ST +1 hour later
Pacific ST -1 hour earlier
Eastern ST +2 hours later
Alaska ST -2 hours earlier
Hawaii ST -3 hours earlier
INDIA +12.5 hours later

Starting in August 2015 the RSS Business Office will be moving to Western Illinois University where Cynthia B. Struthers ( will take over as Executive Director and Treasurer. Illinois is considered Central Time.

For further availability information, please email the
RSS Business Office at, or call (801) 422-7386.