Officers & Executive Committee

 

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

PositionNameInstitution/AgencyTerm Length
ChairThad CalabreseNew York University2020
Chair-ElectJonathan JusticeUniversity of Delaware2020
(Chair 2021)
Vice-ChairRobert BlandUniversity of North Texas2020
(Chair-Elect 2021)
(Chair 2022)
Immediate Past ChairJustin MarloweUniversity of Chicago2020
Secretary/ArchivistRobert BuschmanGeorgia State University2020
TreasurerHai (David) GuoFlorida International University2019
Newsletter EditorKenneth HunterCity of Rocky Mount, North Carolina, & North Carolina State University2019
Executive CommitteeWhitney AfonsoUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2018-2020
Executive CommitteeBeverly BunchUniversity of Illinois-Springfield2018-2020
Executive CommitteeJoseph CordesGeorge Washington University2018-2020
Executive CommitteeGang ChenUniversity at Albany, SUNY2019-2021
Executive CommitteePeter van der HoekBucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania, & Ternopil National Economic University, Ukraine2019-2021
Executive CommitteeWie YusufOld Dominion University2019-2021
Executive CommitteeCarla FlinkAmerican University2020-2022
Executive CommitteeJustin RossIndiana University2020-2022
Executive CommitteeWenli YanVirginia Commonwealth University2020-2022

Current Officers

Thad-Calabrese2020 Chair
Thad Calabrese
New York University
 

Justice_Jonathan2020 Chair-Elect
Jonathan Justice
University of Delaware

 

 

Robert Bland 2017-2019 Term University of North Texas
Vice Chair
Robert Bland
University of North Texas

David Guo

Treasurer
Hai (David) Guo
Florida International
University

Robert Buschman
Secretary/Archivist
Robert Buschman
Georgia State University
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Immediate Past Chair
Justin Marlowe
University of Washington

Executive Committee At-Large Members

Afonso_2012_MG_0205 web_1Whitney Afonso
2018-2020 Term
University of North
Carolina at Chapel Hill
BeverlyhallBeverly Bunch
2018-2020 Term
University of Illinois-
Springfield
Joe Cordes v1Joseph Cordes
2018-2020 Term
George Washington
University

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2019-2021 Term
University of Albany,
SUNY
Peter Van Der Hoek 2016-2018 Term University of Economics Bucharest, Romania

Peter Van Der Hoek
2019-2021 Term
University of Economics
(Romania)
Ternopil National
Economic University
(Ukraine)

Wie Yusuf

Wie Yusuf
2019-2021 Term
Old Dominion
University

 Carla Flink
Carla Flink
2020-2022 Term
American University
 Justin Ross
Justin Ross
2020-2022 Term
Indiana University
Wenli Yan
Wenli Yan
2020-2022 Term
Virginia Commonwealth University

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.