SMS

Past Board Members of the SMS

As a membership-based organization, we rely heavily on our volunteer leaders to foster the growth of our society and aid us in the promotion and encouragement of superior research and practice in the field of strategic management. Each of the below individuals contributed their valuable time and expertise to enhancing the SMS and the field-at-large. We appreciate their dedication and commitment.

Former Presidents of the SMS

We would like to recognize and thank all of the below individuals for dedicating their time and effort to this Society. They each worked to grow and improve the organization in order to enlarge its impact on the field of Strategic Management.

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Michael A. Hitt
Texas A&M University and TCU
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Richard Bettis
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Jeremy Davis
University of New South Wales
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Howard Thomas
Singapore Management University
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Richard Rumelt
University of California-Los Angeles

Bob Hoskisson, SMS President: 2013-2014

Bob Hoskisson served in the presidential cycle of the SMS from 2011-2016. Prior to becoming President Elect, Bob served as a Director-at-Large for 7 years. He has also served as an Associate Editor for the SMJ, and is a Fellow and Friend of the SMS.

He is the George R. Brown Chair of Strategic Management at the Jones School of Business at Rice University. He received his Ph.D. from the University of California–Irvine. His research topics focus on corporate strategy and governance and he teaches courses in corporate and international strategic management, among others. He has co-authored over 20 books including Strategic Management: Globalization and Competitiveness (11th Edition), Competing for Advantage (2nd Edition) and Understanding Business Strategy (3rd Edition). He was recently ranked among the top scholars in business and economics by the Times Higher Education for the number of papers with over 50 citations.

Former Board Members of the SMS

Officers Directors-at-Large
Marjorie Lyles, President Africa Arino Pamela Barr Ruth Aguilera
Russ Coff, President-Elect Nicolai Foss J Myles Shaver Costas Markides
Robert Hoskisson, Past-President Gabriel Szulanksi Yan Anthea Zhang Jeffrey Reuer
Steve Floyd, Treasurer      
Tomi Laamanen, Treasurer      
Nikolaus Pelka, Executive Director      

 

Officers Directors-at-Large
Marjorie Lyles, President Laura Cardinal Africa Arino Pamela Barr
Russ Coff, President-Elect Javier Gimeno Nicolai Foss J Myles Shaver
Robert Hoskisson, Past-President Costas Markides Gabriel Szulanski Yan Anthea Zhang
Steve Floyd, Treasurer      
Nikolaus Pelka, Executive Director      

 

Officers Directors-at-Large
Robert Hoskisson, President Pamela Barr Laura Cardinal Africa Arino
Marjorie Lyles, President-Elect Russell Coff Javier Gimeno Nicolai Foss
Jay Barney, Past-President Richard Whittington Costas Markides Gabriel Szulanski
Steve Floyd, Treasurer      
Nikolaus Pelka, Executive Director      

 

Officers Directors-at-Large
Robert Hoskisson, President Africa Arino Pamela Barr Laura Cardinal
Marjorie Lyles, President-Elect Robert Burgelman Russell Coff Javier Gimeno
Jay Barney, Past-President Margaret Peteraf Richard Whittington Costas Markides
Steve Floyd, Treasurer      
Nikolaus Pelka, Executive Director      
Officers Directors-at-Large
Jay Barney, President Irene Duhaime Africa Arino Pamela Barr
Robert Hoskisson, President-Elect Javier Gimeno Robert Burgelman Russell Coff
Joan E Ricart, Past-President Marjorie Lyles Margaret Peteraf Richard Whittington
Steve Floyd, Treasurer      
Nikolaus Pelka, Executive Director      
Officers Directors-at-Large
Jay Barney, President Irene Duhaime Africa Arino
Robert Hoskisson, President-Elect Javier Gimeno Robert Burgelman
Joan E Ricart, Past-President Marjorie Lyles Margaret Peteraf
Steve Floyd, Treasurer    
Nikolaus Pelka, Executive Director    
Officers Directors-at-Large
Joan E Ricart, President Robert  Burgelman Irene Duhaime
Jay Barney, President-Elect Xavier Martin Javier Gimeno
Michael Hitt, Past-President Margarethe Wiersema Marjorie Lyles
Steve Floyd, Treasurer    
Dan Schendel, Treasurer    
Nikolaus Pelka, Executive Director    

Treasurers between 1999-2009

  • Michael Hitt (2003-2004)
  • John Keane (1999-2002)
  • Dan Schendel (2005-2010), Executive Director from 1999-2006)

Executive Director: Nikolaus Pelka (2007-present)


Directors-at-Large between 1999-2009

  • Jay Barney (2005-2008)
  • Richard Bettis (2000-2002)
  • Robert Burgelman (2009)
  • Carlos Cavalle (1999-2002)
  • Bala Chakravarthy (2000-2004)
  • Irene Duhaime (2008-2009)
  • Steve Floyd (2008-2009)
  • Michael Hitt (1999-2002)
  • Robert Hoskisson (2004-2009)
  • Anne Huff (2004-2005)
  • Xavier Martin (2009)
  • Rita Gunther McGrath (2002-2005)
  • Will Mitchell (2005-2008)
  • David Norburn (1999-2001)
  • Jan Oosterveld (1999-2003, 2006-2007)
  • CK Prahalad (1999-2000)
  • Joan E Ricart (2003-2006)
  • Margarethe Wiersema (2007-2009)
  • Carolyn Woo (2006-2007)
  • Edward Zajac (2003-2004)