Officers & Executive Committee

 

ABFM is governed by a Board comprised of the following membership:

PositionNameInstitution/AgencyTerm Length
ChairCarolyn BourdeauxGeorgia State University2016
(Immediate Past Chair 2017)
Chair-ElectDan SmithNew York University2016
(Chair 2017)
Vice-ChairBryan SullivanState of Delaware OMB2016
(Chair-Elect 2017)
(Chair 2018)
Immediate Past ChairRobert KravchukIndiana University2016
Secretary/ArchivistMeagan JordanOld Dominion University2014-2017
TreasurerDeborah A. CarrollUniversity of Georgia2013-2016
Newsletter EditorKenneth HunterCity of Rocky Mount, North Carolina2015
Executive CommitteeChristine MartellColorado-Boulder2014-2016
Executive CommitteeDavid MatkinUniversity of Albany-SUNY2014-2016
Executive CommitteeZhirong "Jerry" ZhaoUniversity of Minnesota2014-2016
Executive CommitteeHai (David) GuoFlorida International University2015-2017
Executive CommitteeMark RobbinsUniversity of Connecticuit2015-2017
Executive CommitteeOlga SmirnovaEast Carolina University2015-2017
Executive CommitteeBenjamin ClarkCleveland State University2016-2018
Executive CommitteeDr. Sharon KiokoUniversity of Washington2016-2018
Executive CommitteeM. Peter Van Der HoekUniversity of Economics;
Bucharest, Romania
2016-2018

Current Officers

2016 Chair Carolyn Bourdeaux Georgia State University

2016 Chair
Carolyn Bourdeaux
Georgia State University

Chair-Elect Dan Smith New York University

Chair-Elect
Dan Smith
New York University

Vice Chair Bryan Sullivan State of Delaware OMB

Vice Chair
Bryan Sullivan
State of Delaware OMB

Treausrer Deborah Carroll University of Georgia

Treasurer
Deborah Carroll
University of Georgia

Secretary
Meagan Jordan
Old Dominion University

Immediate Past Chair Robert Kravchuk Indiana University

Immediate Past Chair
Robert Kravchuk
Indiana University

Executive Committee At-Large Members

Christine Martell Colorado-Boulder

Christine Martell
2014-2016 Term
Colorado-Boulder

2014-2016 Term David Matkin Albany-SUNY

David Matkin
2014-2016 Term
Albany-SUNY

2014-2016 Term Zhirong "Jerry" Zhao University of Minnesota

Zhirong “Jerry” Zhao
2014-2016 Term
University of Minnesota

Hai (David) Guo
2015-2017 Term
Florida International University

Olga Smirnova
2015-2017 Term
East Carolina University

Bryan Sullivan
2015-2017 Term
State of Delaware

Benjamin Clark 2016-2018 Term Cleveland State University

Benjamin Clark
2016-2018 Term
Cleveland State University

Sharon Kioko 2016-2018 Term University of Washington

Sharon Kioko
2016-2018 Term
University of Washington

Peter Van Der Hoek 2016-2018 Term University of Economics Bucharest, Romania

Peter Van Der Hoek
2016-2018 Term
University of Economics
Bucharest, Romania

Selection of Officers & Executive Committee

Elected Members

Members elect a nine-member Executive Committee and the following Officers: Chair, Chair-Elect, Vice-Chair and Immediate Past-Chair.  Executive Committee members serve three-calendar-year terms, staggered so that three members are elected annually.

Chair of ABFM is a four-year progressive term, starting with election as Vice-Chair. The incumbent promotes to Chair-Elect for the second year, then Chair for the third year. The incumbent also serves one year in an advisory capacity as Immediate Past-Chair.

Appointed Members

The following positions are appointed by and serve at the discretion of the Chair:

  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Archivist
  • Newsletter Editor
  • Membership Chair
  • Student Paper Award Coordinator
  • Conference Committee Chair

Elected members can serve in these capacities.