1. Maintain on-going forum discussions about topics related to MBA 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 management-level communication.
  4. Provide information to those interested in MBA communication teaching and research.
  5. Advance the standing of graduate business communication faculty and the field of business communication in general.
  6. Provide educational training and professional development opportunities for graduate faculty.
  7. Develop policies and positions on communication issues relevant to business schools.
  8. Establish relationships between business professionals and academics.
  9. Help ABC achieve its strategic plan objectives (please review and make suggestions).
  10. Recommend new charges for the following year.
  11. Request committee members additions/drops by first logging into ABC and then completing the quick Committee Update Request form at:
  12. Post annual report on your community page shared files within 30 days after the Annual International Conference. 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.

Special Interest Group Members 2020

Fiona Barnes
Kathryn Canas
Sharon McMillen Cannon
Linda Cresap
Janis Forman
Kelly Grant
Anne Grinols
Yijia "Veronica" Guo
Patricia Harms
Daphne Jameson
Holly Lawrence
Holly Littlefield
Kristen Lucas
Susan Luck
Marcia Metcalf
Robert Mitchell
Cameron Morrell
Kimberly Pace
Lisa Pawlik
Marion Philadelphia, Chair 
Deborah Roebuck
Priscilla Rogers
Heidi Schultz
William Sharbrough
Barbara Shwom
Robert Stowers
Gail Fann Thomas
Judy Tisdale
Rebecca Weintraub