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Barbara Grobicki
Strategic Management Society

Announcing the Appointment of the New SMS Executive Director

The Strategic Management Society has appointed a new SMS Executive Director, Barbara Grobicki!

Barbara Grobicki brings more than 25 years of professional experience in association management, marketing, sales, and fundraising. Formerly the Chief Alliance & Foundation Officer with the American Marketing Association, she has unique insights in developing associations and creating ties between academics and practitioners. As the incoming Executive Director, Barbara looks forward to working with our members and serving an organization focused on the study of management.

Barbara Grobicki succeeds Eileen McCarthy, who announced her intention to step down in December 2020. SMS appreciates the leadership that Eileen has provided in her tenure as Executive Director and welcomes Barbara to the role with great enthusiasm!

Meet the Staff of the SMS Executive Office!