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New Directors and Commissioners Elected at IACBE Annual Conference and Assembly Meeting
Lenexa, Kansas, USA (April 2013) – At its Annual Conference and Assembly Meeting on April 16-19, 2013 in Orlando, Florida, 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. Lyle Bowlin, Chair of the Department of Business Administration at Southeastern University in Lakeland, Florida
Secretary and Executive Committee Member: Dr. Dean Ludwig, Dean of the College of Business and Leadership at Lourdes University in Sylvania, Ohio
Region 1 – New England Regional Director: Dr. Edward French, Director of MBA Programs at Franklin Pierce University in Manchester, New Hampshire
Region 4 – Great Lakes Regional Director: Mr. Larry Nieman, Dean of the School of Business Administration at Robert Morris University-Illinois in Chicago, Illinois
Region 7 – Northwest Regional Director: Ms. Hallie Neupert, Interim Chair of the Department of Management at Oregon Institute of Technology in Klamath Falls, Oregon
Region 10 – Asian Regional Director: Dr. Byra Reddy, Assistant Dean of Academics at Indus Business Academy in Bangalore, India
Region 11 – Latin American Regional Director: Dr. Carlos Villatoro, President of Escuela Superior Internacional in Guatemala City, Guatemala
Board of Commissioners
Commissioner: Mr. Todd Herseth, System Business Administration Program Chair at National American University in Rapid CIty, South Dakota
Commissioner: Dr. Michelle Reiss, Chair of the School of Business at Spalding University in Louisville, Kentucky
Commissioner: Dr. Allen Stembridge, Dean of the School of Business Administration at Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Michigan
Commissioner: Dr. Fatemeh Zakery, Dean of the Anheuser-Busch School of Business at Harris-Stowe State University in Saint Louis, Missouri
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.