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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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

Marjorie Lyles, SMS President: 2015-2016

Marjorie Lyles served in the presidential cycle of the SMS from 2013-2018. Prior to becoming President Elect, Marjorie served as a Director-at-Large for 3 years. She is also a Fellow and Friend of the SMS.

Marjorie Lyles’ research addresses organizational learning and innovation, international strategies, joint ventures, and alliances, particularly in emerging economies. She has over 100 articles and chapters. Her work has appeared in top academic journals such as SMJ, SEJ, ASQ, JIBS, OSci, AMR, JMS and AMJ. She is an AIB Fellow. Lyles & Salk (1996) on learning in IJVs won the JIBS Decade Award 2006. She has also received two NSF grants. She has consulted with USIA, World Bank, USAID, UNDP and private firms in Malaysia, Hungary, Vietnam, Poland, China and Indonesia on international strategies, educational projects, and needs assessment for management.

Former Board Members of the SMS

Officers Directors-at-Large
Russell Coff, President Ruth Aguilera Julian Birkinshaw Will Mitchell
Javier Gimeno, President-Elect Costas Markides Marvin Lieberman J Myles Shaver
Marjorie Lyles, Past-President  Jeffrey Reuer Sharon Matusik Yan Anthea Zhang
Tomi Laamanen, Treasurer      
Nikolaus Pelka, Executive Director      
Eileen McCarthy, Executive Director      
Officers Directors-at-Large
Russell Coff, President Pamela Barr Ruth Aguilera Julian Birkinshaw
Javier Gimeno, President-Elect J. Myles Shaver Costas Markides Marvin Lieberman
Marjorie Lyles, Past-President  Yan Anthea Zhang Jeffrey Reuer Sharon Matusik
Tomi Laamanen, Treasurer      
Nikolaus Pelka, Executive Director      
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 between 1999-2009

  • Nikolaus Pelka (2007-2018)
  • Dan Schendel (1999-2006)

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)