Business Practices Committee

Researches current practices and issues in the business community; actively involved in various themed sections in ABC publications and conferences.


  1. Publish the “Focus on Business Practices” themed section in Business and Professional Communication Quarterly (BPCQ).
  2. Seek to involve Corporate Communications International (CCI) to contribute to the “Focus on Business Practices” (FOBP) themed section.
  3. Research current practices and issues in the business community.
  4. Recommend new charges for the following year.
  5. Post September 1 annual report on your committee 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)
Judith Ainsworth 12/31/2018
Peter Cardon 12/31/2017
Carol Carter 12/31/2019
Smiljka Cubelic 12/31/2017
Sam DeKay, Chair 12/31/2017
Katherine Fleck 12/31/2018
Gina Genova 12/31/2017
Kristen Getchell 12/31/2018
Jamie Granger 12/31/2017
Terri Grant 12/31/2017
Virginia Hemby 12/31/2017
LeeAnne Kryder 12/31/2018
Ewa Kusmierczyk 12/31/2017
Kathy Langston 12/31/2018
Sky Marsen 12/31/2017
Sarah Mellen 12/31/2021
Rakesh C. Mittoo 12/31/2017
Clive Muir 12/31/2017
Ephraim Okoro 12/31/2017
Lorelei Ortiz 12/31/2018
Sabrina Pasztor 12/31/2018
Richard David Ramsey 12/31/2019
Dirk Remley 12/31/2021
Leslie Ramos Salazar 12/31/2018
Jacob D. Rawlins 12/31/2019
Yong-Kang Wei 12/31/2017
Leigh A. Whittle 12/31/2019