Academic Environment Committee

Investigates ways ABC can better serve its members in terms of teaching environment and professional development opportunities at their schools. Also provides liaison/alliance with AACSB (and other sister organizations) to share changes that affect business communicators.

COMMITTEE CHARGES

  1. Maintain on-going forum discussions with committee members about topics related to academic environment issues.
  2. Meet in person at the annual ABC conference. Committee chair should "submit" request to schedule the committee meeting at annual conference via the conference submission system (when prompted to submit committee meetings).
  3. Encourage members to develop ABC presentations and journal articles related to academic environment issues.
  4. Provide information to those interested in academic environment issues.
  5. Share final draft of paper with ABC membership through listserve and/or newsletter.
  6. Investigate how ABC can better serve its members in terms of the teaching environment and professional development opportunities.
  7. Help ABC achieve the committee’s related strategic plan objectives (please review and make suggestions).
  8. Recommend new charges for the following year.
  9. Post September 1 annual report on your community page forum site and email copy to First VIce President.

Community Page

The Community Page for this committee is for members and links to the committee's forum and file library.

Committee Members 2018

Name End of 3-Year Term (Renewable)
Aida Andino-Pratts 12/31/2019
Peter Cardon 12/31/2020
Linda Cresap 12/31/2021
Debbie DuFrene 12/31/2019
Dina Friedman 12/31/2018
Paullette Golden 12/31/2018
Paula Lentz, Chair
Virginia Hemby 12/31/2019
Tricia Homer 12/31/2021
Holly Lawrence 12/31/2021
Christopher Leeds 12/31/2019
Kristen Lucas 12/31/2019
Michelle Migdal 12/31/2018
Christina Moore 12/31/2018
Farrokh Moshiri 12/31/2019
Ashley K. Nelson 12/31/2020
Peggy Odom-Reed 12/31/2018
Marcy L. Orwig 12/31/2019
Dirk Remley 12/31/2021
Deborah Roebuck 12/31/2019
William Sharbrough 12/31/2020
Jason Snyder 12/31/2019
Judy Tisdale 12/31/2020
Josephine Walwema 12/31/2018