Board of Directors

Board of Directors

President, 2013-2014 July
(an executive committee member, and officer)
Gerald Midgley, University of Hull, UK
Past President, 2012-2013 July

Alexander Laszlo, Sebastopol, USA

Vice-President, Administration
(an executive committee member, and officer for a 5-year term, ending July 2016)

Jennifer Wilby
University of Hull, UK
Treasurer and VP for Funds
(an executive committee member, and officer for a 5-year term, ending July 2017)

Michael Singer, Santa Cruz, CA, USA

Secretary and VP for Protocol
(an officer for a 2-year term, elected in even years)
Pamela Buckle,
Adelphi University, USA
VP for Research and Publications
(an officer for a 2-year term, elected in even years)
Shankar Sankaran, University of Technology, Sydney
VP for Communication and Systems Education
(an officer for a 2-year term, elected in odd years)
Ockie Bosch
University of Adelaide, Australia
VP for Conferences
(an officer for a 1-year term, elected by Council vote)
Ellen Lewis, University of Hull, UK
VP for Membership and Public Relations 2013-2016
(an officer for a 3-year term, elected by membership vote)
Delia McNamara, University of Hull, UK
President-Elect (elected every year, serves for 1 year) Ray Ison, Open University, UK
Board of Trustees' Representative (elected by Trustees in even years) Debora Hammond,
Sonoma State University, USA


Alexander Laszlo Past President, 2012
David Ing Past President, 2011
Jennifer Wilby Past President, 2010
Allenna Leonard Past President, 2009
Timothy F H Allen Past President, 2008
Gary S Metcalf Past President, 2007
Kyochi (Jim) Kijima Past President, 2006
Debora Hammond Past President, 2005
Enrique B. Herrscher Past President, 2004
Kenneth D. Bailey Past President, 2003
Aleco Christakis Past President, 2002
Michael C. Jackson Past President, 2001
Harold G.Nelson Past President, 2000
Peter Corning Past President, 1999
Bela A. Banathy Past President, 1998
G. A. Swanson Past President, 1997
Ervin Laszlo Past President, 1995
J. Donald R. de Raadt Past President, 1994
Harold_A_Linstone Past President, 1993
Ian I. Mitroff Past President, 1992
Len R. Troncale Past President, 1990
Russell L. Ackoff Past President, 1987
Peter B. Checkland Past President, 1986
John Warfield Past President, 1982
George Klir Past President, 1981
Brian Gaines Past President, 1979
Kjell Samuelson Past President, 1975
Peter J Caws Past President, 1966
Anatol Rapaport Past President, 1965
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