AIS Elects New Council Members
Monday, May 02, 2016
Posted by: Brook Pritchett
The 2016-17 AIS Council Elections are now complete and the following candidates have been elected to their respective offices. Congratulations to the new office holders!
A special thank you to the Nominating Committee members for their work in selecting candidates, all candidates who ran for office, and the membership of AIS for voting to shape the future of AIS!
The following candidates will take office on July 1, 2016:
President-elect (Region 2) – Matti Rossi – Aalto University School of Business
VP of Publications – Carol Saunders -- Northern Arizona University
VP of SIGs and Colleges – Lakshmi Iyer – University of North Carolina at - Greensboro
Region 2 Representative – Roman Beck - IT University of Copenhagen
Region 3 Representative – Ming-Hui Huang – National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Dorothy Leidner, Baylor University, was appointed to a one year term as ICIS Representative and will serve from July 2016-2017.
Runners up included President Elect – Armin Heinzl, University of Mannheim, Germany and Eric van Heck, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University; VP of Publications – Deborah Compeau, Washington State University and Sajda Qureshi, University of Nebraska at Omaha; VP of SIGs and Colleges – Rhonda Syler, Louisiana Tech University; Region 2 Representative – Paolo Spagnoletti, LUISS Guido Carli University; Region 3 Representative – Sean Xin XU, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.
To become involved with an AIS committee or task force, please visit the Committees page and contact the chair of a group you would like to join.