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New Directors and Commissioners Elected at IACBE Annual Conference and Assembly Meeting
Lenexa, Kansas, USA (April 2012) – At its Annual Conference and Assembly Meeting on April 18-20, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA, the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) elected the following new members to its Board of Directors and Board of Commissioners:
Board of Directors
Vice Chair and Executive Committee Member: Dr. Georges Nurdin, Dean of the Paris School of Business, Pôle ESG in Paris, France
Secretary and Executive Committee Member: Dr. Dean Ludwig, Dean of the College of Business and Leadership at Lourdes University in Sylvania, Ohio
Treasurer and Executive Committee Member: Dr. Pamela Shay, Vice President of Accreditation and Institutional Effectiveness at Franklin University in Columbus, Ohio
Region 3 – Southern Regional Director: Dr. John Duncan, Dean of the School of Business at Charleston Southern University in Charleston, South Carolina (Second Term)
Region 6 – South Central Regional Director: Dr. Les Crall, Associate Dean of the Everett Dobson School of Business and Technology at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford, Oklahoma (Second Term)
Region 9 – European Regional Director: Dr. Beat Nägelin, President of the European Business School in Zürich, Switzerland (Second Term)
At-Large Director: Dr. Dominique Bert, Executive Director of the American Business School in Paris, France
Public Member: Mr. Paul Mallette, Director of International Development, Fédération Européenne Des Écoles (FEDE)
Board of Commissioners
Commissioner: Ms. Kerry Calnan, Director of MBA Programs at Elms College in Chicopee, Massachusetts
Commissioner: Ms. Katalin Kovacs, Manager of Quality Assurance and Accreditations at the Maastricht School of Management in Maastricht, The Netherlands
Commissioner: Dr. Chip Mason, Dean of the School of Business at Belhaven University in Jackson, Mississippi (Second Term)
About the IACBE
Advancing Academic Quality in
Business Education Worldwide
The International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) was founded in 1997 in response to the expressed needs of presidents, chief academic officers, and business deans and chairs who wanted an accreditation process that was mission-driven and outcomes-based. The IACBE is nationally-recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), and is the leader in mission-driven and outcomes-based programmatic accreditation in business and management education for student-centered colleges, universities, and other higher education institutions throughout the world.
The IACBE’s mission is to promote and recognize excellence in business education in institutions of higher education worldwide, at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, through specialized accreditation of business programs. The IACBE has hundreds of member institutions and campuses worldwide, and has accredited over 1,000 business and business-related programs in the United States, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Central America, and South America.
The IACBE’s World Headquarters are located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, 66215, USA. For more information about the IACBE, please contact us here.