Dr. Cheryl B. Frech is an advocate for professional engagement in chemistry. She serves as the associate editor for Book and Media Reviews for the Journal of Chemical Education. She is active in the Division of Chemical Education of the American Chemical Society, serving as Alternate Councilor and on the Division's Executive Committee. She is on the Biennial Conference Committee, the Regional Meetings Committee and the New Members Committee of the Division. She is on the national ACS Committee on Chemistry and Public Affairs which works to train and educate ACS members in the ways in which they can engage with policymakers. She is a member of the Oklahoma Section of the ACS, serving as Public Relations chair. Her interests include communicating chemistry to the public, the scholarship of the periodic table, mentoring faculty and team-based chemistry education.