Presidents of the Southern Management Association

 YearPresidentInstitutional Affiliation (when President)
2020-2021Janaki GootyUniversity of North Carolina - Charlotte
2019-2020Hettie RichardsonTexas Christian University
2018-2019Garry AdamsAuburn University
2017-2018Kevin LoweUniversity of Sydney
2016-2017K. Michele (Micki) KacmarTexas State University
2015-2016James Combs*University of Central Florida
2014-2015James CombsUniversity of Alabama
2013-2014Chris ShookAuburn University
2012-2013Tim BarnettMississippi State University
2011-2012Bennett TepperGeorgia State University
2010-2011Mark B. GavinWest Virginia University
2009-2010Margaret L. WilliamsWright State University
2008-2009Allen C. AmasonUniversity of Georgia
2007-2008Charlotte D. SuttonAuburn University
2006-2007William L. GardnerTexas Tech University
2005-2006Anson K. SeersVirginia Commonwealth University
2004-2005Christine M. RiordanTexas Christian University
2003-2004Terri A. ScanduraUniversity of Miami
2002-2003Kevin W. MossholderLouisiana State University
2001-2002Donna E. LedgerwoodUniversity of North Texas
2000-2001Tammy G. HuntUniversity of North Carolina-Wilmington
1999-2000Pamela L. PerrewéFlorida State University
1998-1999Vida G. ScarpelloGeorgia State University
1997-1998Chester A. SchriesheimUniversity of Miami
1996-1997Mark J. MartinkoFlorida State University
1995-1996Rose L. KnottsUniversity of North Texas
1994-1995David D. Van FleetArizona State University
1993-1994Robert C. FordUniversity of Central Florida
1992-1993J. Bernard KeysGeorgia Southern University
1991-1992Charles R. GreerTexas Christian University
1990-1991Daniel S. CochranMississippi State University
1989-1990John A. Pearce IIGeorge Mason University
1988-1989James G. HuntTexas Tech University
1987-1988W. Alan RandolphUniversity of South Carolina
1986-1987B. Wayne KempUniversity of Tennessee-Martin
1985-1986Achilles A. ArmenakisAuburn University
1984-1985W. Jack DuncanUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham
1983-1984William H. Holley, Jr.Auburn University
1982-1983Arthur G. BedeianAuburn University
1981-1982Dorothy N. HarlowUniversity of South Florida
1980-1981Dennis F. RayMississippi State University
1979-1980Vince P. Luchsinger, Jr.Texas Tech University
1978-1979John E. LoganUniversity of South Carolina
1977-1978Ogden H. HallUniversity of New Orleans
1976-1977Jay T. KnippenUniversity of South Florida
1975-1976James M. ToddUniversity of Memphis
1974-1975John T. DeVogtWashington & Lee University
1973-1974Daniel A. WrenUniversity of Oklahoma
1972-1973Leon C. MegginsonLouisiana State University
1971-1972Richard I. LevinUniversity of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
1970-1971Max B. JonesOld Dominion University
1969-1970Robert M. FulmerGeorgia State University
1968-1969Bernard J. BienvenuUniversity of Southwestern Louisiana
1967-1968Burnard H. SordUniversity of Texas-Austin
1966-1967Claude S. George, Jr.University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
1965-1966Herbert G. HicksLouisiana State University
1964-1965Charles R. Scott, Jr.University of Alabama
1963-1964William M. FoxUniversity of Florida
1962-1963Joseph L. MassieUniversity of Kentucky
1962-1963*William M. FoxUniversity of Florida
1961-1962*Leon C. MegginsonLouisiana State University
1960-1961*Claude S. George, Jr.University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
1957-58**Howard R. SmithUniversity of Georgia
1955-56**Edward H. AndersonUniversity of Alabama
1947-48**Gustav T. SchwenningUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

*James Combs re-sat as President due to changes in the leadership rotation.